Bell Aliant Centre Media Releases and Coverage


  • Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program Leaves Lasting Legacy On Charlottetown Recreation Centre

    Sean Casey, Member of Parliament for Charlottetown, was on site at the Bell Aliant Centre recently for a tour of the Complex, to view the completed projects that were made possible from funding through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program (CIP 150) that was delivered locally through the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA).

  • Bell Aliant Centre Introduces Fitness as a Prescription Program in Partnership With Healthcare Professionals

    The Bell Aliant Centre is providing a new tool for healthcare professionals to treat their patients through Fitness as a Prescription (Fitness Rx). This new fitness initiative has launched at The Bell Aliant Centre, formerly the CARI Complex, which will allow healthcare professionals to register as program affiliates granting them the ability to prescribe a two-week all-access trial membership to the Aquatics facility.

  • Bell Aliant Centre Launches Gold Club

    The Bell Aliant Centre is making it easier for Island seniors to stay fit and active through a new program which launched May 1, 2017. Island seniors 80 years of age and older can join the centre’s new Gold Club Program at no cost and have unlimited access to fitness programming and resources at the facility.

  • Rotary Clubs & Easter Seals team up to enhance accessibility at the Bell Aliant Centre

    Members of Charlottetown’s Rotary Clubs and Easters Seals PEI appear before the new accessible change room at the Bell Aliant Centre funded entirely through the clubs. Left to Right: Regan Lewis, Easter Seals PEI; Paul Crant, Charlottetown Rotary Club; Pat Hughes, Hillsborough Rotary Club; Tom Campbell, Charlottetown Royalty Rotary Club. Charlottetown, PE - The Bell Aliant Centre ...

  • CBC Prince Edward Island

    Prescription for exercise gets patients a 2-week free trial at Bell Aliant Centre

    Health-care professionals now have an added incentive to treat their patients with exercise thanks to a program from the Bell Aliant Centre. The new program, Fitness as a Prescription (Fitness Rx), allows any registered health-care professional to prescribe a two-week all-access trial membership to the aquatics facility.

  • The Guardian PEI

    Panthers to host national women’s hockey tournament in 2019, 2020

    UPEI to host USPORT National Women's Hockey Championship in 2019 and 2020 at MacLauchlan Arena

  • Hockey Canada

    2017 World Sledge Hockey Challenge Returns To Charlottetown, P.E.I.

    Maritime province hosts prestigious tournament for second consecutive year

  • Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency - Government of Canada

    Charlottetown Families will Benefit from Improved Community Spaces –

    Charlottetown families will benefit from improved community spaces, the gathering points that bring residents and visitors together for various activities, as a result of investments of more than $382,000 from the Government of Canada. The funding was announced today by Sean Casey, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Canadian Heritage and Member of Parliament for Charlottetown, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA). The funding will support five projects, including upgrades to recreational, cultural and social infrastructure, which will enable community groups to better serve the region. These investments are being allocated under the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program (CIP 150), a $300-million fund that was established to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday through investments in the community spaces that bring Canadians together. Of that amount, up to $33.2 million is being invested across Atlantic Canada.

  • The Guardian P.E.I.

    P.E.I. seniors can join Gold Club for fitness programming in Charlottetown

    Island seniors can join a “gold club” at the Bell Aliant Centre in Charlottetown, allowing them to take advantage of fitness programming and resources for free.