Easter Seals Ontario

Site: Easter Seals Camp Merrywood

Description
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 8-18 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 17-22 years. There is a 6 day Out-tripping Adventure Camp, Sports Camp and a program for young adults 19-26 years.  
* Merrywood Camp is available for off-season rental.
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon - Fri 8 am - 4 pm
Dates Jun - Aug
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Ages: 1 year(s) - 26 year(s) 
 
Youth age 18-22 are eligible for the Leaders-in-Training program. GEAR-UP program is for youth 19-26 years. 
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, RR 5
Perth, ON K7H 3C7
Intersection Rideau Ferry Rd and Port Elmsley Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone Summer: 613-267-1244 
Winter: 1-800-668-6252
Toll Free Phone Provincial office: 1-800-668-6252 ext 325
Fax Summer: 613-264-8699 
Winter: 416-696-1035
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 Barbara Gray, Camp Director; Phone: 416-421-8377 ext 369; Email: bgray@easterseals.org
Alternate Contact Jacques Schryer, Site Manager, Easter Seals Camp Merrywood; Email: jschryer@easterseals.org
Primary Executive Carol Lloyd, President/CEO; Phone: (Business) 416-421-8377; Email: clloyd@easterseals.org
Mailing Address c/o Easter Seals Ontario, Recreation Department 
1 Concorde Gate, Suite 700 
Toronto, ON M3C 3N6

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