Dance Association for North Carolina Educators (DANCE)
North Carolina Association for Athletic Education (NCAAE)
North Carolina Association for the Advancement of Health Education (NCAAHE)
North Carolina Sport Management Association (NCSMA)
Physical Education Association (PEA)
Student Majors Association (SMA)
We are one of North Carolina's oldest professional associations dedicated to the advancement of research and education within the allied fields of athletics, health, physical education, recreation, dance, and sport management. Since 1921, we have provided teachers and professionals with an ever-expanding assortment of member services, including advocacy, professional development, research opportunities, scholarships, and much more. Our members belong to a primary and secondary association according to their areas of interest or expertise.
North Carolina's Let's Move! Active Schools Co-Chairs
Stephanie Braswell East Franklin Elementary
Anne Wiggin Iotla Valley Elementary
Affiliates & Partners
NCAAHPERD Works with Other Organizations The Alliance partners with other organizations that have common goals and interests. We encourage you to support their work as well as ours as together we strive to create a healthier, more creative, and active North Carolina.
Office Headquarters: 1030 Washington Street | Raleigh, NC 27605 | Click here for Directions Local Phone: 919-833-1219 | Toll Free: 888-840-6500 | Fax: 888-840-6FAX (329) | Local Fax: 919-833-7700 Jay Faron, Executive Director Email
NCAAHPERD is a 501(C)(3) not for profit organization of athletics, health, physical education, recreation, and dance professionals whose mission is "To provide advocacy, professional development, and unity for health, physical education, recreation, dance, and athletics professionals and students in order to enhance and promote the health of North Carolinians. Our vision is to be the leading organization promoting and supporting a healthier, more creative, and active North Carolina."