Individual Camp

2014 SESSION DATES
Download 2014 Camp Applications here.

*For Session Availability ‘#G’ = Girl spots remaining, ‘#B’ = Boy spots remaining

Last updated April 23rd.

CAMP SESSION AGE LENGTH COST DATES CODE AVAILABILITY
Merrywood Explorers 8-12 10 days $2,000 June 29-July 9 ME1 0G/4B
July 13-July23 ME2 FULL
July 27-August 6 ME3 FULL
Pathfinders 13-18 10 days $2,000 June 29-July 9 MP1 0G/4B
July 13-July23 MP2 FULL
July 27-August 6 MP3 FULL
Woodeden Explorers 8-12 10 days $2,000 June 29-July 9 WE1 0G/3B
July 13-July23 WE2 FULL
Pathfinders 13-18 10 days $2,000 June 29-July 9 WP1 0G/3B
July 13-July23 WP2 FULL
  • A 10-day overnight program at fully accessible camp for children and youth between the ages of 8 – 18 years (as of July 1st of the program year)
  • A camper to staff ratio of 1:2 to ensure that your child is well looked after
  • Specially trained Easter Seals camp staff facilitate summer camp programs for children and youth at two fully accessible overnight camps in Ontario.
  • A well-equipped health facility that is staffed by registered nurses
  • Flexibility: campers choose the activities they want to participate in, so they can try everything or focus on their favourite activities
  • A wide range of programs including: swimming, sports & games, archery, arts and crafts, life skills, environmental studies, leadership skills, overnight trips, sailing, camp fires and much, much more.
  • Campers under the age of 19 years as of July 1 (of the camping year) and who are not a Crown Ward, are eligible to receive funding from Easter Seals Ontario. Families are asked to pay what they can, with a minimum payment of $150. The remainder will be funded by our generous donors.Pathfinders 2013Explorers 2013

Special programs are offered at each camp:

Easter Seals Camp Merrywood – canoeing, kayaking, extended out-trips, sailing and white water rafting (space in both of these programs is limited)
Easter Seals Camp Woodeden – sledge hockey, wheelchair basketball, rock climbing and a fully accessible high ropes course

Eligibility:

  • Between the ages of 8-18 years as of July 1 (of the program year)
  • Registered with Easter Seals Ontario (Please note that the Incontinence Supplies Grant Program is a separate registry)
  • Meet the criteria for participation in Easter Seals residential camps (please see our “General Information / FAQ” page for more information).

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A Typical day

Time Activity
8:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am Activity Period #1
10:00 am Juice Break
10:15 am Activity Period #2
12:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm Hang Time
2:45 pm Activity Period #3
3:45 pm Juice Break
4:30 pm Activity Period #4
5:00 pm Dinner
7:00 pm Evening Activity
8:00 pm Campfire
8:30 pm Snack & Bedtime for younger campers
8:45 pm Senior Evening Program
10:00 pm Bedtime

For more information, contact the Easter Seals Recreation Co-ordinator at 416.421.8377 or 1.800.668.6252 ext. 325 or camp@easterseals.org.

Please note:
Paddling 2013Easter Seals camps are thrilled to offer exciting non-traditional camp programs. Please be aware however, that for safety reasons, specific criteria exists for participation in: white water rafting, out-trips and high ropes activities. Not all campers are well-suited for these activities.

Applications

Download 2014 Camp Applications here.