About Us Mission

Football Canada is the National Governing Body of Canadian Amateur Football, which represents tackle, touch and flag components including players, coaches, officials and administrators.

Through the guidance of the Board of Directors and the National Office, Football Canada’s mission is

to initiate, sustain, and encourage programs, services and activities targeted at all levels, from the novice to the elite, which foster safe and ethical participation in amateur football.

Football Canada believes in and promotes the following values:

  • Pursuing excellence
  • Achieving equity and fairness
  • Fostering personal growth and physical development
  • Encouraging sportsmanship and ethical participation
  • Fostering a fun and safe environment
  • Advancing accessibility
  • Practicing responsibility and accountability
  • Commitments

Football Canada is committed to:

  • Athlete centered sports programs
  • Harassment and abuse free environment
  • Fair play code
  • Gender equity and accountability
  • Access for persons with a disability
  • Doping-free environment
  • Appeals process
  • Protection of personal information
  • Code of ethics and code of conduct
  • Official language policy
  • Implementation of long term athlete development

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