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BC Healthy Kids Program
Check with your dentist/optician to make sure they participate in the program. You are automatically eligible if you have MSP premium assistance. Children get $2,000 of free dental every two years plus emergency dental. Children get free lenses and basic frames once a year with a current prescription. Children get free hearing aids, repairs, and cochlear implants. (Orthodontics and Contacts are not covered.)
Boys and Girls Club South Coast BC
Financial subsidies for summer camp and after school programs.
Canadian Tire Jump Start
Financial subsidies for children aged 5-17 in sports
Child Care Resource and Referral (CCRR)
Child Care Options links families and child care providers in the communities of Delta, Surrey and White Rock by offering free consultation, support and child care referral services and subsidy support to parents seeking child care.
Delta Parks, Recreation and Culture
The Corporation of Delta’s Leisure Access Assistance Program allows eligible, low-income Delta residents (individuals or families) to access drop-in land & aquatic fitness classes, weight room sessions, public swims, open gyms & public skating.
Grade 5, 6, 7 & 8 students in Delta: Eligible for free admission to use drop in programs at all Delta Parks, Recreation and Culture programs. $5 administration fee per year.
Eric Ripplinger Memorial Fund for Swimming Lessons for Youth
Financial subsidies for Delta children to learn how to swim
Financial Assistance of up to $500 per child per fiscal year is available to assist a child to do organized sport. KidSport believes that every child should have the opportunity to experience the joys of a season of sport. Abundant research exists that proves sport participation enhances academic performance, improves health and develops valuable life skills in the areas of teamwork, socialization, goal setting and time management. KidSport works together the Sport Clubs of Delta to ensure that all children have the opportunity to participate.
Applications are available on the website along with a list of the sports that KidSport will support (see “about us”). Complete the application and give a copy to the sport organization as proof of applying to KidSport Delta and this will be taken as the registration fee. KidSport application are sent to the chapter in the city that you live. If you have any questions please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org
Are you worried or anxious for your child or as a parent when they head off to Kindergarten in the fall? Come to this free parent workshop and get all your questions answered.