Summer Play Day Camp
Leader in Training Program
Summer Play Day Camp a free day camp for children aged 5-12 in Deer Ridge (77 Deerpoint Rd. SE, Calgary), meals included! This camp includes activities that promote activity and healthy living, mental health awareness, diversity, and brings in special guests from the community (guests have included PALS, Calgary Public Library, CPAWS Southern Alberta, Calgary Fire Department, Butterfield Acres, and many more!).
The Summer Play Leader in Training Program is a volunteer opportunity that trains young adults aged 14-18 to be junior camp leaders at the Summer Play Day Camp.
What do you get out of the experience?
Minimum of 26 volunteer hours completed in childcare/recreation
Work experience and a reference for your resume
A really fun time within a supportive community!
What is the commitment?
Available to commit to a minimum of one week (four days) of camp
Participants receive training in diversity, addiction prevention, mental health awareness, and child care/recreation. Presenters have included ConnectTeen, Skipping Stone Foundation, Aspen Family Network and the Disability Action Hall.