Our goal is that this will be the place for you to find up-to-date, accurate information about issues that parents are concerned about. There will be articles here for first time hockey parents and veteran parents alike. Keep checking back as we add new information to this page and if you think of something that should be here but is not, please let us know and we will attempt to make it available.
New to SMHA?
You're new to hockey or to our Association and want to find answers to some of your basic questions? We will attempt to answer your questions here or direct you to where you can find those answers.
Visit our Registration page to find out how to sign up.
You want to know about hockey equipment or hockey safety?
Are you unsure of the rules? This Hockey 101 guide should help.
Each parent should read this guide to safe and fun hockey.
Maybe you are wondering about how often we have practices or games? Or maybe you don't know which category your child will be playing? We have a SMHA Overview section that should answer most of your questions.
You want to volunteer? We would be thrilled to have you. Find out more about the positions we have available, and sign up here.
You still can't find the answer to your question? Send us an email
Looking for directions to a rink?
Directions to most arenas can be found out ArenaMaps.com
Wondering about our insurance coverage?
The Hockey Canada Insurance policy covers players and team offcials during games, practices and most sanctioned team events. Most of your questions should be answered by this insurance FAQ or the Risk Management and Bullying/Abuse Prevention guide.
Hockey Canada provides lots of information about their Safety Program. Hightlights Include:
And of course all of the information contained in our Constitution and Policies