CAAP Child Activity Assistance Program

The Child Activity Assistance Program (CAAP) is a fund available for families with a gross income of less than $30,000.00 to assists families with the cost of non-sporting activities.

Child Activity Assistance Program

The Child Activity Assistance Program (CAAP) is a fund available for families with a gross income of less than $30,000.00.  The fund assists families with the cost of non-sporting activities such as school trips, school nutrition programs, extra-curricular activities, arts and cultural programs, Scouts/Brownies etc.  Subsidy is available for dependent children, living at home who are under the age of 18. The maximum funding is $300.00 per year per child.  Families must contribute 10% of the fee or a minimum of $10.00.

Am I eligible?

  • You must be a Canadian Citizen
  • Be a resident of Bruce County
  • You must provide verification of your gross income

Completed applications forwarded to:

Bruce County Human Services
PO BOX 399
30 Park Street
Walkerton ON N0G 2V0
519-881-0431 or 1-800-265-3005

For sporting activities, families are encouraged to access funding thorough the Jumpstart Program.  The Canadian Tire Jumpstart program provides children with the chance to participate in sporting events for families in financial need.  For more information,  visit the Jumpstart website at: http://jumpstart.canadiantire.ca/content/microsites/jumpstart/en/about-j....

Contact us
Department: 
Human Services
Tel:  519-881-0431 Fax Number:  519-881-4324

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