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Burlington. Parks and Recreation

Site: Multiple Locations

Service: No Socks for Ivan Youth Drop-In Programs

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Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
The City of Burlington has cancelled all City-run spring and summer programs (this includes activities such as summer camps, recreation programs, festivals and events, swimming and skating drop-ins that were originally offered in the Live & Play Guide)  
* programs will be refunded to the credit card used when possible (others will have a credit placed on their account * cheque refunds will be issued based on specific email requests)  
 
All facility rentals up to and including Sep 7, including arenas, pools, community centres, schools, sport fields and picnics are cancelled  
* rentals will be refunded to the credit card used when possible (others will have a credit placed on their account)  
 
Some recreation facilities, parks, playgrounds, sports fields and City administration facilities are closed to the end of June  
* essential services and those services that provide direct support to keep residents and staff safe will be maintained (these include areas such as Burlington Fire, Burlington Transit including Handi-Van, Traffic Services, ByLaw Enforcement, Roads, Parks and Forestry Operations, Building Inspections and ServiceBurlington)  
* staff continue to work from home to maintain City services such as Community Planning, City Capital Works and various Corporate Services  
* for further assistance, email city@burlington.ca
Contact Information
Office Phone Toll free 1-877-213-3609
E-Mail nosocksforivan@burlington.ca
Website www.burlington.ca/en/live-and-play/no-socks-for-ivan.asp
Social Media Instagram Instagram: instagram.com/burl_youthvoice/
Primary Contact Sharon Hutchinson, Recreation Programmer - Child, Youth & Family; Phone: 905-335-7720 ext 6439
Alternate Contact Llewelyn Phillips, Recreation Programmer - Child, Youth & Family; Phone: 905-335-7720 ext 6631
Agency Information
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding City / Town
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
The City of Burlington has cancelled all City-run spring and summer programs (this includes activities such as summer camps, recreation programs, festivals and events, swimming and skating drop-ins that were originally offered in the Live & Play Guide)  
* programs will be refunded to the credit card used when possible (others will have a credit placed on their account * cheque refunds will be issued based on specific email requests)  
 
All facility rentals up to and including Sep 7, including arenas, pools, community centres, schools, sport fields and picnics are cancelled  
* rentals will be refunded to the credit card used when possible (others will have a credit placed on their account)  
 
Some recreation facilities, parks, playgrounds, sports fields and City administration facilities are closed to the end of June  
* essential services and those services that provide direct support to keep residents and staff safe will be maintained (these include areas such as Burlington Fire, Burlington Transit including Handi-Van, Traffic Services, ByLaw Enforcement, Roads, Parks and Forestry Operations, Building Inspections and ServiceBurlington)  
* staff continue to work from home to maintain City services such as Community Planning, City Capital Works and various Corporate Services  
* for further assistance, email city@burlington.ca 
 
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Offers safe spaces for youth in grades 6 to 12 at various locations across the city to engage, interact and be heard  
 
Program is offered at five different locations: 
* Aldershot Arena, 494 Townsend Ave 
* Aldershot Pool, 50 Fairwood Place W 
* Haber Community Centre, 3040 Tim Dobbie Dr 
* Mountainside Community Centre, 2205 Mount Forest Dr 
* Tansley Woods Community Centre, 1996 Itabashi Way 
 
Free drop-ins (for times and locations, see Hours below): 
* equipped with devices, games and activities  
* youth are encouraged to bring their skateboard, scooter or inline skates in spring/summer 
* skating in Mountainside (Fri evening program only) and Aldershot arenas in winter 
* swimming at Mountainside in summer 
* all activities are free 
* youth workers provide supervision inside the building only 
* participants can come and go as they please
Hours For hours and locations see here
Areas Served Burlington
Eligibility Ages: 11 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
 
Age range is approximate, program is for grades 6 to 12
Application No registration required * drop in
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Burlington, ON
 
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Mailing Address c/o Child, Youth & Family Programs 
PO Box 5013 
Burlington City Hall 
426 Brant St 
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Child / Family Services ; Community Programs ; Sports / Recreation ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading All Sports ; Community and Recreation Centres ; Other Sports ; Recreation for Children & Families ; Recreation for Children / Families ; Recreation for Youth ; Youth Recreation Resources
Service Categories General Recreational Activities/Sports ~ Youth ; Youth Centres

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