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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Promotes and ensures the successful participation in recreation for children and youth with disabilities 
  • Provides free, limited support and facilitation for children and youth with disabilities who are accessing Recreation and Culture Children and Youth Programs, including summer programs Chippewa Summer Camps, Playgrounds, Canada Games Complex Adventurer's Camp, Kidventures and Youth Move 
  • Provides support during the fall-spring programs of Learn to Swim (Volunteer Pool, Churchill Pool or the Canada Games Complex), Children's Programs at the Complex, the Neighbourhood Recreation Program and Youth Move
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Program times vary
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under 
Children with any type of disability seeking recreational opportunities
  • Participants are required to fill out a Participant Information Form (Junior Inclusion Services Intake Form) and JIS staff will conduct a home or site visit prior to the child/youth attending the program (only within City of Thunder Bay limits -- if living outside the limits, staff will arrange an alternative location to meet) 
  • Participant Intake Form available on website; completed form can be faxed or dropped off at Community Services Department at Victoriaville Centre
Languages English ; Staff adaptable to modified forms of English such as written, gestures, and gazing
Fees Program - Vary ; None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-625-3220
Fax 807-625-3395
Primary Contact Sarah Smart, Program Supervisor - Children, Youth and Junior Inclusion Services; Email:
Site Location Victoriaville Civic Centre
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address Victoriaville Civic Centre
111 Syndicate Ave S
Thunder Bay, ON P7E 6S4
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Intersection Syndicate Ave S and Donald St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Established 1988
Funding City / Town