Our History

On August 1, 2006 the six northern organizations with a mandate to provide sport, culture and recreation programs and initiatives amalgamated to form the Northern Sport, Culture and Recreation District Inc. These organizations included; the Northern Recreation Coordinating Committee, the Athabasca Regional Recreation Association, Beaver River Regional Recreation Association, Clearwater Regional Recreation Authority, Neyanun Regional Recreation Authority and the Sagastew Regional Recreation Association.

Our Vision

We envision that all residents in Northern Saskatchewan will value sport, culture and recreation as essential and that all individuals have access to diverse sport, culture and recreation opportunities and; sport, culture and recreation is recognized for its contribution and enhancement of the economic, capacity building and social well being for people and communities in the north.

Our Mission

To facilitate and foster the development and delivery of sport, culture, recreation and leadership programs and services which are responsible to and benefit people and communities in the north.

Our Values

Our volunteers and staff work with the following set of values:


Code of Ethics

Honesty and Integrity

Co-operation and a Supportive Environment

Open and Respectful Conversation and Communication

Accountability and Responsibility

Professional Attitude and Competence

Positive Enthusiasm and a Respectful Nature

Recognizing and respecting our language and cultural connection