Easter Seals Ontario: Camp Merrywood

Easter Seals Ontario is a nationally recognized leader in therapeutic recreation for children and youth who have a physical disability. The camps offer campers a wide variety of recreational and educational activities. Activities include swimming, pottery, sledge hockey, wheelchair basketball, environmental education, arts and crafts, canoeing, sailing, outdoor adventures and much more. A high staff camper ratio and a large nursing team ensure that the campers are well taken care of.

Emphasis

Focus

This program has a particular approach or emphasis.

  • Special Needs

Format

Session Types

This program offers the following types of sessions:

  • Overnight Program

Session Timings

This program offers sessions during these parts of the year:

  • Summer

Session Lengths

This program offers the following session lengths:

  • 1 Week
  • 2 Weeks

Community

Ages

This camp offers sessions for these ages:

  • 3 Years
  • 4 Years
  • 5 Years
  • 6 Years
  • 7 Years
  • 8 Years
  • 9 Years
  • 10 Years
  • 11 Years
  • 12 Years
  • 13 Years
  • 14 Years
  • 15 Years
  • Over 15 Years

Genders

This camp offers sessions for these groups:

  • All Genders
  • Intergenerational (Family)

Refugee Program

This camp has a refugee program. Contact them for more information.

Activities

This program offers the following activities:

  • Archery
  • Baseball / Softball
  • Camping / Cookouts
  • Canoe Trips
  • Canoeing
  • Ceramics / Pottery
  • Counsellor in Training
  • Crafts
  • Drama
  • Fishing
  • Hockey (Floor)
  • Kayaking
  • Lacrosse
  • Leadership Skills
  • Music
  • Nature Studies
  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Sailing
  • Singing
  • Soccer
  • Swimming (Recreational)
  • Tennis
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Video Production

Supports

This program offers the following kinds of support:

  • Physical Disabilities

Financial

Average Rate

The average rate for this program, per week, per participant.

  • $1000

Subsidy Program

This program offers subsidies. Contact them for more information.

Easter Seals Ontario: Camp Merrywood

Contact Info

location_on Address

741 Port Elmsley Rd
Perth, ON
K7H 3C7

email Email

camp@easterseals.org

phone Phone

Primary or "On Season" Number
613-267-1244

Secondary or "Off Season" Number
800-668-6252

public Website

www.eastersealscamps.org