If you would like to participate in a recreation program but require help with the cost, call the Tecumseh Parks and Recreation Department at 519-735-4756 ext. 422.

The Tecumseh Parks and Recreation Department works with community organizations to provide financial help for registration fees. Funding programs include:

  • Pathway to Potential
  • Canadian Tire JumpStart
  • Optimist Club of St. Clair Beach
  • Essex Power Youth in Community

Funding is limited. Please contact the Tecumseh Parks and Recreation office early in the year to secure your program funding.

Funding descriptions

Program GuidelinesPathway to PotentialCanadian Tire JumpStartOptimist Club

Age requirement

All ages: Preschool, Youth, Adults, Seniors

Ages 4 to 18

Under 18 years of age

Program requirements

Recreation, leisure, social, educational programs

Sports and physical recreation programs; approved program as per JumpStart website

Recreation, leisure, social, educational programs

Annual funding amount per person based on available funding

$600

$600

$600

Eligibility

Funding eligibility is determined based on size of family unit and annual family unit income using Revenue Canada's Low Income Cut-Offs charts as published by Statistics Canada.

Confidentiality

Tecumseh Parks and Recreation ensures that all requests for funding will remain confidential.

Please schedule an appointment with the Tecumseh Parks and Recreation Department to meet with our staff to determine if you qualify for funding assistance. You are required to provide your most recent Canada Child Benefit form or Ontario Child Benefit form.

Tecumseh Parks and Recreation

Phone: (519) 735-4756 ext. 422

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