Phone: 1-902-226-2400

Toll Free: 1-800-567-2600

Youth Programs

Jumpstart

Jumpstart Charities gives kids a sporting chance.

Participating in sport helps kids develop physical and social skills. It helps build self-esteem. By helping kids get into the game, we’re equipping them with determination. And we’re giving them confidence that will extend beyond practices and games.

For more information on the Canadian Tire Jumpstart Program visit the website at: http://jumpstart.canadiantire.ca

For an application forms please call 902-226-0663 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or drop into the Municipal Office.

 

Kidsport

What are the KidSport Income Cut-offs for 2020?

Application deadline dates for 2020:  March 2nd, May 1st, July 2nd.


To be eligible for our program your total income (line 150) has to below the income cut-offs listed
below.
• 2 person family - $32,270
• 3 person family - $39,672
• 4 person family - $48,167
• 5 person family - $54,630
• 6 person family - $61,613
• 7 person family or more - $68,598

Families can apply for up to $300 per child, per calendar year (January 1 - December 31) to help offset the cost of organized sport registration and equipment. If you are requesting funds only for equipment the grant cannot exceed $200 per child.
To be eligible to receive funding, the child must be 18 years or younger by the application deadline date they are applying for.
Applications can take up to 4 weeks to process from the noted deadline date
For further information on how to apply please visit www.sportnovascotia.ca and click "Find A Sport".

For an application forms please call 902-226-0663 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or drop into the Municipal Office.