Our Activities

 

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.