Waterloo, City of

Site: Waterloo, City of

Service: Fee Assistance Leisure Access Program

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Organization Details
Areas Served Waterloo
Description & Services
Description (Service) The City of Waterloo offers assistance to those who can't afford to pay fees for affiliated recreation, leisure, arts and culture programs: 
  • Successful applicants get a $300 credit per person, per year 
  • Credit can be used for city-run programs, and affiliated minor sports, or arts and culture programs 
  • Credit can't be transferred to future years or refunded 
  • Need to re-apply every year 
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility Low income families and individuals
Application The Fee Assistance Leisure Access Program has moved to an online application for 2020, and moving forward. To fill out a hardcopy form, or for assistance in-person, an appointment must be made. Walk-in applications will not be accepted. Please email lynn.dicksegley@waterloo.ca. 
Apply online here 
To apply online, an email address is required as well asthese documents for everyone 18 and older in the household: 
  • Proof of income, such as a tax return or government benefit statement 
  • Proof of address in the City of Waterloo, if not included on proof of income 
  • Proof of permanent residency or refugee status, if applicable 
  • To apply online, required documents must be available in a digital format such as a PDF or image file. Clear smartphone photos of a document are accepted. 
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Recreation Related Expense Assistance
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-747-8512
TTY Phone 1-866-786-3941
E-Mail lynn.dicksegley@waterloo.ca
Website https://www.waterloo.ca/en/things-to-do/assistance-programs.aspx
Address and Location Information
Located In Community Waterloo
Address & Map
100 Regina St S
Waterloo, ON N2J 4A8
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Intersection William St. and Regina St. S
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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