Jump Start Program
|Address & Phone(s)|
|Mailing Address||c/o Recreation Systems Coordinator |
2450 McDougall St
Windsor N8X 3N6
|Office Phone||519-253-2300 ext 2722 * This number is used only for information on the application, once it has been submitted.|
|Toll Free Phone||1-877-616-6600|
|Description & Services|
|Description||Program provides financially disadvantaged children with the opportunity to participate in sports and recreational activities * subsidy program designed to get children active * subsidy available for registration primarily however subsidy may be available for equipment on a case by case basis * families must provide proof of net income via Canada Child Tax Benefit Notice * limited funding available * funding provided for a sustained program that is either a minimum of five weeks duration with a minimum of one session per week * coverage for sports camps is limited to 5 consecutive days * travel programs and/or elite programs are excluded|
Funding for this program is provided to community service agencies or municipal Parks and Recreation Departments to be distributed.
Local distribution sites include:
Amherstburg Community Services
Lakeshore Community Services
South Essex Community Council
Lasalle. Recreation and Leisure
Windsor. Parks and Recreation : Applications for this program are available for pick up any Customer Care Centres or Community Centres.
Applications must be filled out and returned to any Customer Care Centres or Community Centres. They will be processed in order they are received and it may take 4- 6 weeks to find out if you are approved.
|Eligibility||Ages: 4 year(s) - 18 year(s)
Names of children must appear on the Notice of Assessment from Canada Revenue Agency |
Children must be between the ages of 4 and 18
|Application||Applications for this program are available for pick up any Customer Care Centres or Community Centres. Applications must be filled out and returned to any Customer Care Centres or Community Centres. They will be processed in order they are received and it may take 4- 6 weeks to find out if you are approved.|
Call individual agencies for more information about the sport.
|Subjects||Camps ; Recreational activities ; Sports|