Peer Support for Exercise

Research Participants Needed:

Perceptions of Peer Support for Exercise in PowerCord Members

What is it?

  • We are conducting a research study to examine perceptions of using peer mentors to increase physical activity in PowerCord members.

Who is eligible to participate?

  • Any member of PowerCord

What is required?

  • Complete 2 short questionnaires
  • Participate in a 1-1.5 hour small group discussion about factors influencing exercise participation & how to increase exercise in individuals with mobility-impairing conditions at the Centre

Where & When?

  • All groups will take place at the Centre
  • Please email for dates


  • $20 for participating in the study
  • Refreshments will be provided

This study has received ethics clearance through the Brock University Research Ethics Board (REB file: #16-206)

If you are interested, please contact:


Dr. Kimberley Gammage at or 905-688-5550 x3772