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Army Cadet League of Canada

Site: Palmerston - 1943 Norwell Army Cadet Corps

Service: Royal Canadian Army Cadets

Contact Information
Alternate Name 1943 Palmerston ; RCAC
Former Name 1943 Norwell Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps
Office Phone 519-343-4305
Toll Free Phone Army Cadet League of Canada (Ontario) 1-800-561-4786
Primary Contact Commanding Officer
Description (Site) Located opposite St Mary's Catholic Church
Site Location Parade location: Norwell District Secondary School, 135 Cumberland St, Palmerston
Located In Community Palmerston
Mailing Address PO Box 1143 
Palmerston, ON N0G 2P0
Physical Access Fully Accessible - training location
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Civilian, community-based organization that supports the objectives of the Royal Canadian Army Cadets program in collaboration with the Department of National Defence. Advances the education of Army Cadets and promotes an interest in the land component of the Canadian Armed Forces.
Description (Service) Local corps that is part of the national program for young Canadians interested in participating in a variety of community activities while learning about the Canadian Forces. Promotes self-reliance, physical fitness, and respect for others. 
* development of life and work skills  
* citizenship, leadership 
* Canadian military values 
* training opportunities at summer training centres 
* annual national and international exchanges 
Cadet Program is a federally-sponsored youth program that includes the Royal Canadian Army, Sea, and Air Cadets.
Hours Parade Wed 6:30 pm-9:15 pm
Areas Served Minto
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
Parental / guardian permission required
Application Attend a training night of local cadet corps to learn about available opportunities. 
Required documents: proof of age, proof of health insurance, Application for Membership and Authorization for the Collection of Information (downloadable in pdf format from website)
Languages English ; Website: English and French
Fees None - no fees to join
Other Details
Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Established 1943 ; Army Cadet League of Canada: 1971
Funding Federal - Department of National Defence in partnership with civilian Army Cadet League, Navy League, and Air Cadet League of Canada
Service Categories Youth Military Cadet Programs