Playful Pittsburgh Collaborative

What is the Playful Pittsburgh Collaborative?

The Playful Pittsburgh Collaborative is a group of committed individuals and organizations dedicated to advancing the importance of play in the lives of children, families and communities in the Pittsburgh region. 

Learn more at:

What Can You Do?

  • Get informed—play is essential to children’s development & health, adult physical & mental health, & community revitalization (lots of research says it’s so).
  • Be a VOICE for play at your work, and where you live & play!
  • Visit our website. Join the collaborative! Send an email to
  • Post/Tweet playful events using #playfulpgh