Credit Valley Conservation

Site: Mailing Address

Service: Conservation Youth Corps

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-670-1615
Fax 905-670-2210
Primary Contact Keren Bromberg, Program Coordinator, Conservation Youth Corps; Phone: 905-670-1615 ext 394; Fax: 905-670-2210
Site Information
Site Location West of the bridge over the Credit River
Located In Community Mississauga (City of)
Address & Map
1255 Old Derry Rd
Mississauga, ON L5N 6R4
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Intersection Derry Rd / Creditview Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name CYC
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2007
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Offers programs aimed at enriching the lives of youth through volunteerism, fun and learning about conservation and the environment

Week-long program that runs for all 9 weeks of summer * volunteers work alongside CVC staff in a variety of stewardship activities such as planting trees, aquatic and terrestrial monitoring programs, the construction of fish and wildlife habitat, maintaining our vast trail network and managing invasive species throughout the watershed

Volunteers can receive up to 35 community involvement hours

Youth volunteers have the opportunity to also learn about the environment, explore different areas of their watershed, and meet new people * the time spent and skills learned while volunteering can provide many additional benefits for any teen who may be looking for skills and experience to put on a job or a university application
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Dates Summer vacation (July and August)
Areas Served Erin ; Halton Hills ; Orangeville ; Peel Region
Eligibility Ages: 14 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
Applicants must be at least 14 years of age, completed grade 9, and plan to return to high school in the following September
Application Opens in March * students can register for CYC online
Languages English
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Outdoor Environmental Education ~ Adolescents ; Youth Community Service Programs ~ Environmental Issues

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