Summer Camp Funding

Summer camps could be expensive. Here is a list of funding that might help.

ProviderRequirementsContactApplication Deadline
AMICI Charity
  • Overnight summer camp
  • Children between the ages of 7 – 17 years
  • Low-income households with limited access to recreation programs and similar outlets
  • Phone: 416-588-8026
    Fax: 416-486-3854
    Email: (General inquiries)
    Recommended to apply by end of January for the following summer
    Assistance for children with Severe Disabilities (ACDS)A parent or a legal guardian whose child:
    • is under 18 years of age
    • lives at home
    • gas a severe disability
    may be eligible to receive help under this program depending on the family's income.
    Autism OntarioA clear ASD diagnosis from a professional who is qualified to make the diagnosis Online applicationAround beginning of June
    Canadian Tire Jumpstart
    • Ages of 4-18
    • For a program involving a sport or physical activity
    • Family in financial need
    Online application
    Ceridan Cares

    • Canadian resident

    • Family in financial need

    See Application Criteria
    Online application
    Choices That Can Change Lives Fund
    • Currently receiving service from or attending a Community Living Toronto program
    • A current Member of Community Living Toronto
    • Must have used up all other financial resources available, including government funding and funding from other sources such as service agencies and non-profit organizations and provide proof of this in the application
    See Eligibility
    Phone: 416-968-0650
    Fax: 416-968-7320
    Spring deadline: March 31
    Fall deadline: September 30
    Disability tax creditSee Eligibility criteria
    Jewish Family and Child Service Camp SubsidiesPhone: 416-638-7800
    Kids in CampFor day and overnight camps accredited by the Ontario Camps AssociationPhone: 416-948-KIDS (5437)
    By end of March
    Ontario Disability Support Program
    President's Choice Children's CharityHousehold gross income less than $70,000.Phone: 1-866-996-9918
    Respite Flexible Funding
    • Up to the age of 18 years
    • An official diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder
    • Living in York Region, Simcoe County, Durham Region and Haliburton, Kawartha & Pine Ridge (HKPR)
    Between January and mid February
    Special Services at Home (SSAH)