Building Healthy Communities

Through Play & Recreation

PlayCore is a purpose-driven company that develops leading research and a complete portfolio of innovative products, programs, and services to build healthy communities through play and recreation. Great play and recreation spaces are essential and beneficial for people of all ages. Being active can add joy to life, relieve stress, supercharge learning, and connect you to others and the world around you. We are experts at building complete recreation environments where people of all ages, abilities, and interests gather to promote health and wellness. Ready to increase active, healthy behavior in your community? Let’s go!

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We’re unequalled experts in building complete play and recreation environments.

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Our CORE is driven by scholar partners and evidence-based research.

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We have all the products you need to build an amazing play and recreation space.

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Through our scholar network, we provide a robust list of tools, webinars, and outreach sessions to aid in understanding and planning in building the best play and recreation experience for all.



Professional Development

The Center for Outreach, Research, and Education is the CORE of PlayCore. By investing in and advancing our understanding of play and recreation, we provide continuing education resources and services for learning that will stimulate play and recreation outcomes in your community.

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Goals in our mission: Research, Publish, Educate, Advocate

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You envision a healthy, active community. Let's make your vision a reality.

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