HRM Community Recreation Services (CRS) offers a wide range of recreation programs and services to over 196 communities throughout the Halifax Regional Municipality. Core services focus on the child and youth population while also providing gap-filling opportunities for other age groups. Community Recreation Services enriches the lives of HRM residents and communities by facilitating and/or providing quality inclusive leisure services, facilities and programs.

The Healthy Living Unit has the lead responsibility in the Public Health Agency of Canada to assist all Canadians in being physically active by increasing awareness of the benefits of physical activity, and to encourage positive social and physical environments that facilitate physical activity into daily life.

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia provides information and education about healthy lifestyle, nutrition and stress-related information.

Recreation Nova Scotia exists to lead, inspire and support Nova Scotians towards healthier futures through recreation experiences.