Site: Wellington Area
|Record #: GCL0903||Last Modified: 23 Mar 2021||Last Full Update: 23 Mar 2021|
|Primary Contact||Bryan Smith, Scouting Relationship Manager; Phone: 519-998-4021; Email: email@example.com|
|Description (Site)||Various locations across Guelph and Wellington County|
|Located In Community||Guelph|
|Mailing Address||c/o Bryan Smith
1711 Simcoe St, Unit 120
Oshawa, ON L1G 4Y1
|Physical Access||Unknown - Varies by location - call for details|
|Description & Services|
|Description (Agency)||Youth organization that offers opportunities to learn and practice new skills through outdoor activities and experiences, friendship and adventure.|
|Description (Service)||COVID-19 Update: All Scouts Canada activities and in-person meetings are currently allowed in an outdoor setting only. All large events and indoor programming has been suspended until further notice. All Scouting-related travel is cancelled. Visit social media channels and Scouting at Home newsletter for information on activities taking place online or at home while adhering to social distancing directives.
Inquirers are referred to the nearest Beaver Scouts, Cub Scouts, Scouts, Venturer Scouts and Rover Scouts groups.
* age appropriate programs for participants to encourage their development and enable them to achieve full physical, intellectual, social and spiritual potential
* programming available all year
* every group participates in regular meetings and weekend activities
Head Safe Program: Training, educational materials, and digital resources that focus on preventing head injury. Instruction on head injury first aid, role play on responding to real-life scenarios, key preventative measures, and necessary steps to recovery before a safe return to play.
|Hours||Hours vary, call or e-mail for information
Most groups run Sep-Jun
|Areas Served||Guelph ; Wellington County|
|Eligibility||Ages: 5 year(s) - 26 year(s)
Open to all genders
|Application||Visit website or call for information. Registration information for each Scout Group is available online.
Head Safe Program details on website
|Languages||English ; French|
|Fees||Program - set by individual Scout Group ; * Annual membership Fee is $230
* Group Program fees vary and are set by the individual Scout Group
|Time-Limited Events||Head Safe Program community events (schedule on website)|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Established||1907 at Brownsea Island, England|
|Funding||Fundraising - events such as Apple Day ; Fees - membership ; Fundraising events include: Apple Day, Scout Coffee, Scout Seeds and Scout Popcorn|
|Print Material||Member of the World Organization of the Scout Movement. National office is located in Ottawa.|
|Service Categories||Scouting Programs|