Nova Scotia

 

CAMP / PROGRAM NAME:

Canadian Cancer Society’s Camp Goodtime at Brigadoon

CAPOC GOLD STAR STATUS & YEAR:

Gold Star – 2015

YEAR PROGRAM STARTED:

1985

OVERVIEW OF ORGANIZATION:

Mission 
The Canadian Cancer Society is a national, community-based organization of volunteers whose mission is the eradication of cancer and the enhancement of the quality of life of people living with cancer. 

Vision 
Creating a world where no Canadian fears cancer. 

LOCATION / SITES:

Brigadoon Village, 1650 North River Road, Aylesford Lake, NS

ORGANIZATIONS AFFILIATED/ PARTNERED WITH:

Brigadoon Village

REFERRING HOSPITALS:

IWK

OFFERING:

  • Overnight Camps 
  • Family Camps
SERVING:

  • Patients
  • Siblings – can bring a friend or sibling to camp
  • Families – new family camp in 2016
ELIGIBILITY :

Camp Goodtime campers are between the ages of 7 and 16, and are living with or beyond cancer

PROVINCE SERVED (add more specific parameters/ cities  if required)

Nova Scotia and PEI

HOW TO REGISTER:

www.brigadoonvillage.org

COST:

FREE

CONTACT INFORMATION: info@brigadoonvillage.org
WEBSITE: http://www.cancer.ca/en/?region=ns OR  www.brigadoonvillage.org
DO YOU RENT YOUR CAMP?  YES

DO YOU OFFER PROGRAMMING FOR RENTAL GROUPS? N/A