800+ members strong, we're the only Network in Canada dedicated to helping people like you activate the power of city parks. Whether you're a volunteer group, not-for-profit organization, local agency or resident association, if you're active in your local park, you're a park person.

Join the  National Network now to be part of the movement to activate the power of parks in your city.

Through the National Network, we are committed to:

  • Supporting and connecting the people committed to citizen-led park engagement.
  • Using our national platform to advance best practices in park programming, community engagement, funding, and operations.
  • Collaborating with municipalities and partners to address the need for great parks in our growing cities.

​Park People Network members benefit from

  • Profile: Get featured on the Park People map and give your events and volunteer efforts a boost. We help celebrate and amplify the work of Canadian city park champions, like you.
  • SupportAccess resources to strengthen your work in city parks including workshops, webinars and conference calls. Get direct support from Park People rooted in our knowledge of best practices and on-the-ground experience working with groups like yours. 
  • Connections: Build connections with other park people around the country or right in your neighbourhood for advice and support on your projects. Search our network map to find peers, or contact Park People directly to find what you're looking for.
  • News: Subscribe to our newsletter to be first to know about and access funding opportunities across Canada. Get first access to Park People events.

Who can join the Network?

Whether you're a volunteer group, not-for-profit organization, local agency or resident association, if you're active in your local park, you're a park person. Join the Network now.


How do I join the Network?

  1. Register your group on the national park map
  2. Sign on to receive the Park People Insider Newsletter to be in the know about funding opportunities, events, resources and more. 

Thank you to our National Network supporter

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