Kids First Fund

Municipality and Town of Yarmouth

Location
Located in Hebron
Where To Find Us
Yarmouth Recreation
932 Highway 1
Hebron, NS B5A 5Z5
Areas Served Yarmouth County
Contact
E-Mail leisure@district.yarmouth.ns.ca
Phone (902) 742-8868
Contact Gail Muise
Fax (902) 749-1645
Website yarmouthrecreation.ca/go.aspx?ID=14
Description & Services
Information The Kids First Fund is designed to assist children and families with the costs associated with sport and recreation programs. The objective of the program is to create opportunities for all children and youth, regardless of socio-economic backgrounds. 
 
The Kids First Fund of Yarmouth County is supported by the Town of Yarmouth, Municipality of the District of Yarmouth, Municipality of the District of Argyle, and Province of Nova Scotia. 
 
Funding amounts of up to $200 child/per year, or up to $400 per family/per year may be awarded. Funding may be used toward the cost or registration and/or equipment.  
 
Approval for the Kids First Fund is based on a reference system. Applicants will be asked to provide a reliable reference who is willing to endorse that the applicant would not be able to participate without the support of the Kids First Fund. 
 
Applications are confidential. They are received at any time throughout the year, and are reviewed 4 times annually: August 30th, December 1st, March 15th and May 30th. 
 
An application form can be downloaded below, or can be requested from any of the Recreation Departments in Yarmouth County.  
 
Municipality and Town of Yarmouth Application Form
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and under
Special Information
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