The Collaborative for Healthy Eating Environments in Recreation Settings (CHEERS) is a provincial group of partners from multiple sectors who are working together to support communities in creating healthy eating environments in publicly funded recreation facilities.

CHEERS includes Public Health Dietitians from Alberta Health Services, staff from related University of Alberta public health research groups, recreation department managers and staff from Alberta communities, and Alberta Recreation and Parks Association Communities ChooseWell staff.


Every publicly funded recreation setting in Alberta has a healthy eating environment.


To inspire and support publicly funded recreation settings in Alberta to create healthy eating environments. 


Want to Join CHEERS?

Email Aleysha at