Easter Seals Ontario

Site: Easter Seals Camp Merrywood

Description (Service) Easter Seals Ontario owns and operates Merrywood Camp, an overnight summer camp for children and youth who have a physical disability.
  • Activities include: sailing, swimming, kayaking, out-trips, white water rafting, sports, games, pottery, crafts and more. 
  • All activities are adapted to meet the needs of the campers.  
  • Programs offered: three 10 day sessions for children/youth age 8-26 years; one 5 day program for children 6-12 years; Family Camps for children/youth from 1-18 years with high medical needs.  
  • Leaders-in-Training program for youth 17-26 years. There is a 6 day Out-tripping Adventure Camp, and a 7-day Sports Camp. 
  • Merrywood Camp is available for off-season rental.
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Dates Camp: Jun-Aug
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Ages: 1 year(s) - 26 year(s) 
Campers must be registered clients with Easter Seals Ontario.  
Funding is only available for children/youth up to the age of 18 years.
Application Contact the Provincial Office for an application package or download from the website at www.eastersealscamps.org
Languages English
Fees Program ; Fee assistance available for Camps.
Address and Location
Located In Community Lanark County
Address & Map
741 Port Elmsley Rd
Perth, ON K7H 3C7
Intersection Rideau Ferry Rd and Port Elmsley Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-267-1244
Toll Free Phone Provincial office: 1-800-668-6252 ext 325
Fax 613-264-8699
E-Mail camp@easterseals.org
Website www.eastersealscamps.org
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/EasterSealsON
Flickr Flickr: www.flickr.com/photos/easter-seals-ontario/sets/
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/107859
Twitter Twitter: www.twitter.com/eastersealson/
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/Eastersealsont
Primary Contact Kate Goodfellow, Camp Director; Email: kgoodfellow@easterseals.org
Alternate Contact Jacques Schryer, Site Manager; Email: jschryer@easterseals.org
Primary Executive Kevin Collins, President/CEO; Phone: 416-421-8377; Email: kcollins@easterseals.org
Mailing Address c/o Easter Seals Ontario, Recreation Department 
1 Concorde Gate, Suite 700 
Toronto, ON M3C 3N6