About Us

Here's a short video about what we do and why we do it! 

Through the development of research and the dissemination of knowledge through education our vision is to support independence and inclusion of children, youth and adults living with impairments in their communities by inspiring: 

  • Excellence and leadership
  • Achievements in personal fitness, motor skill development and athletic performance
  • Meaningful, innovative and applied advancements in adapted physical activity
  • Passion for learning and discovery

What do we do?

We research, educate, and collaborate to inspire:

  • Leadership, independence and inclusion for people living with impairment
  • Meaningful advances in adapted physical activity
  • Achievements in personal fitness, motor skill development and athletic performance
  • Future leaders, educators, coaches and health care professionals

Where to find us

The Steadward Centre is located on the University of Alberta's North Campus in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

The Steadward Centre
2-633 Van Vliet Complex
Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2H9

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