National Multisport Service Organizations

Multisport Service Organizations (MSOs) lead or coordinate the delivery of specific services to the national sport community. These services may include:

Organizations Funded by Sport Canada

AthletesCAN
Website
http://www.athletescan.com/main/
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/groups/30454556157/
Twitter
@AthletesCAN
Mandate
AthletesCAN represents all Canadian national team athletes, including Aboriginal, Olympic, Paralympic, Pan and Parapan American, and Commonwealth Games athletes. All athletes who are members of national teams or who have retired from a national team within the past eight years are considered members of AthletesCAN.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
B2ten
Website
N/A
Facebook
N/A
Twitter
@B2ten
Mandate
N/A
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
Canada Games Council
Website
http://www.canadagames.ca/
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/CanadaGames
Twitter
@CanadaGames
Mandate
Canada Games Council is a private, non-profit organization responsible for the ongoing development of the Canada Games. The Council is the governing body for the Canada Games. As the Games move from one host community to the next, the Council provides continuity, leadership and support to Host Societies in such key areas as sport technical, organizational planning, ceremonies and protocol, marketing and sponsorship. In addition, the Canada Games Council ensures effective long-term partnerships with national sport organizations, governments and the corporate sector. The Canada Games Council is a well-established, national organization that fosters ongoing partnerships with organizations at the municipal, provincial and national levels. It allocates resources in support of its mission and strategic directions.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity
Website
http://www.caaws.ca
Facebook
http://www.facebook.com/CAAWS
Twitter
@CAAWS
Mandate
The Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS) provides leadership and education and builds capacity to foster equitable support, diverse opportunities and positive experiences for girls and women in sport and physical activity.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sports
Website
http://cces.ca/
Facebook
http://www.facebook.com/CanadianCentreforEthicsinSport
Twitter
@EthicsInSPORT
Mandate
The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport works for and on behalf of athletes, players, coaches, parents, officials and administrators. The CCES operates at the intersection of individual values, the shared values of society and the values of sport and serves as a strong voice in the dialogue regarding ethics in Canadian sport.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association
Website
http://www.ccaa.ca/?language=en
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/CCAAsportsACSC
Twitter
@CCAAsportsACSC
Mandate
The Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association is the sole coordinating body for college sport in Canada, providing leadership, programs and services that foster student-athlete development through intercollegiate sport. The CCAA caters to 9,000 intercollegiate athletes, over 700 coaches, and more than 150 sport administrators. Its membership consists of a wide variety of post-secondary institutions, including community colleges, universities, university-colleges, CEGEPs and technical Institutes. It is the largest intercollegiate sport organization in Canada with 95 member institutions representing 5 regional member conferences.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
Canadian Deaf Sports Association
Website
http://www.assc-cdsa.com
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/assc.cdsa
Twitter
N/A
Mandate
Canadian Deaf Sports Association is a pan-Canadian non-profit organization aiming to support the development of the practice of sports within the Deaf community, particularly Deaf young people, in order to ensure a quality Canadian representation at Deaflympics and Panamerican Deaf Games.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
Canadian Interuniversity Sport
Website
http://en.usports.ca/landing/index
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/USPORTSCanada/
Twitter
@USPORTSca
Mandate
CIS is the national governing body for Canadian university sport. CIS oversees competition across 52 universities, in 12 different sports for 10,000 student-athletes and 550 coaches and 21 annual national championships. CIS is also the franchise holder for post-secondary international games (World University Games or Universiades) governed by the Fédération internationale des sports universitaires (FISU).
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
Canadian Olympic Committee
Website
http://olympic.ca/canadian-olympic-committee/
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/teamcanada
Twitter
@TeamCanada @ÉquipeCanada
Mandate
COC is a national, private, not-for-profit organization committed to sport excellence. It is responsible for all aspects of Canada's involvement in the Olympic Movement, including Canada's participation in the Olympic and Pan American Games and a wide variety of programs that promote the Olympic Movement in Canada through cultural and educational means.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
Canadian Paralympic Committee
Website
http://paralympic.ca
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/CDNParalympics
Twitter
@CDNParalympics @CDNParalympique
Mandate
CPC is a non-profit, private organization with 43 member sports organizations. It is responsible for creating an optimal environment for high-performance Canadian Paralympic Athletes to compete and win in the Paralympic and Parapan American Games and for promoting their success to inspire all Canadians with disabilities to get involved in sport.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities
Website
http://jumpstart.canadiantire.ca/en.html
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/CTJumpstart
Twitter
@ctjumpstart
Mandate
Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities is a national charitable program that helps financially disadvantaged children participate in organized sport and recreation by covering registration, equipment, and/or transportation costs. Since 2005, Canadian Tire Jumpstart has helped give more than 400,000 Canadian children the chance to play, and the program is still growing.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
Coaching Association of Canada
Website
http://coach.ca/
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/coach.ca?fref=ts
Twitter
@CAC_ACE
Mandate
The Coaching Association of Canada unites stakeholders and partners in its commitment to raising the skills and stature of coaches, and ultimately expanding their reach and influence. Through its programs, the CAC empowers coaches with knowledge and skills, promotes ethics, fosters positive attitudes, builds competence, and increases the credibility and recognition of coaches.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
Commonwealth Games Canada
Website
http://www.commonwealthgames.ca/
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/Jeux-du-Commonwealth-Games-Canada-265526150138420/
Twitter
@cgc_jcc
Mandate
CGC is the international franchise holder for the Commonwealth Games and Commonwealth movement in Canada and an active, contributing member of the Canadian sport community. Led by a volunteer board of directors and supported by professional staff, CGC is committed to strengthening sport in Canada and throughout the Commonwealth.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
Go Le Grand Défi inc.
Website
https://www.legdpl.com/en
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/LeGDPL
Twitter
@Pierre_Lavoie
Mandate
The Grand défi Pierre Lavoie’s mission is to encourage young people to adopt healthy life habits.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
KidSport Canada
Website
http://www.kidsportcanada.ca/
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/kidsportcanada
Twitter
@KidSport
Mandate
KidSport is a national not-for-profit organization that provides financial assistance for registration fees and equipment to kids aged 18 and under. Through a confidential application process we provide grants so they can play a season of sport. Nationally, KidSport is comprised of a network of 11 provincial/territorial KidSport chapters and 178 community KidSport chapters. Since its creation in 1993, over 450,000 kids across the country have been given the chance to play sport through KidSport grants and sport introduction programming.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
Motivate Canada
Website
http://www.motivatecanada.ca/en/
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/MotivateCanada
Twitter
@MotivateCanada
Mandate
Motivate Canada is a Canadian charitable organization that specializes in improving the lives of young people by fostering civic engagement, social entrepreneurship, social inclusion and leadership among young people. They use techniques from sport, physical education and community-driven development in their programming.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
Own the Podium
Website
http://www.ownthepodium.org/About-OTP
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/OwnthePodium
Twitter
@ownthepodium
Mandate
Own the Podium is an innovative and collaborative initiative without precedent in Canadian sport. It was created to bring together the key parties involved in leading and funding excellence in Canadian sport, with specific emphasis on achieving excellence at Olympic and Paralympic Summer and Winter Games.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
ParticipACTION
Website
http://www.participaction.com/
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/ParticipACTION
Twitter
@ParticipACTION @ParticipACTIONf
Mandate
ParticipACTION is the national voice of physical activity and sport participation in Canada. Its vision is to work with its partners to ensure a Canadian society in which people are the most physically active on earth. Its mission is to inspire and support Canadians, through leadership in communications, capacity building and knowledge exchange, to move more.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
Physical and Health Education Canada
Website
http://www.phecanada.ca
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/PHECanada
Twitter
@PHECanada
Mandate
PHEC vision is to support schools in becoming "Health Promoting Schools," that include the provision of Quality Daily Physical Education and Quality School Health. It supports schools through a range of programs, resources and initiatives. Their members are predominantly educators working in the school system, the administrators who support them and the university professors engaged in pre-service teacher training and in research in physical and health education.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
Special Olympics Canada
Website
http://www.specialolympics.ca/
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/SpecialOCanada
Twitter
@SpecialOCanada
Mandate
Special Olympics Canada is dedicated to enriching the lives of Canadians with intellectual disabilities through sport. For decades, Special Olympics Canada has optimized the benefits of a healthy and active lifestyle through sport to improve the wellbeing of individuals with intellectual disabilities.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada
Website
http://www.crdsc-sdrcc.ca/eng/home
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/SDRCC-CRDSC-424545007600467/
Twitter
N/A
Mandate
Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada (SDRCC)'s mission is to provide the sport community with a national alternative dispute resolution service for sport disputes and expertise and assistance regarding alternative dispute resolution. The SDRCC provides tools and guidance to help resolve minor disputes quickly and informally.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
Sport Information Resource Centre (SIRC)
Website
http://www.sirc.ca
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/sirc.sportresearch/
Twitter
@SIRCtweets @SIRCtweeter
Mandate
Sport Information Resource Centre (SIRC) is a not-for-profit amateur sport organization with the mandate to provide information and serve the educational needs of organizations and individuals involved in or responsible for the development of sport and fitness in Canada and around the world.
Funding
Sport Canada Funding Information
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