Canadian Adaptive Snowsports (CADS) - Ontario - Huronia Region Programs

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Primary Contact Program Coordinators, Horseshoe Resort; Email:
Alternate Contact Dayton Stoyan, Program Director, Snow Valley Resort; Phone: 416-818-9270; Email:
Primary Executive Stephen MacDonald, Program Director, The Heights of Horseshoe; Email:
Hours Hours of program vary, but volunteers should be available from 9 am-4 pm
Description and Service
Former Name Canadian Association for Disabled Skiing
Description (Service) Eight week programs that offer people of all ages and disabilities a chance to experience skiing and snowboarding * offered with the help of volunteer instructors at Horseshoe Resort, Heights of Horseshoe and Snow Valley
Dates One day per weekend per week Jan-Feb
Eligibility Ages: 14 year(s) and up 
Volunteers: 14 and up 
Participants: No restrictions
Application Student Application forms can be printed from website and mailed * medical history required * Physician's permission may be required * individual assessments are necessary to determine suitability for program * registration begins in September at individual participating locations * all programs are 100% volunteer based * number of trained volunteers will determine the number of available student spots each season with priority given to returning students
Languages English
Fees Membership - $40 CADS ; Program - Additional student fees vary from program to program * must become member of CADS to participate
Volunteer Description * need volunteers to assist with instruction * must be 14 years of age and up * each centre provides volunteer training which includes dry-land training, chairlift evacuation training and on-hill training * contact centre for training schedule and for dates of volunteer orientation day * volunteer contact for each location listed on website * volunteers will be required to provide Police background check, contact hill coordinator for request letter
Location Information
Areas Served Simcoe County
Located In Community Simcoe County
Address & Map
Simcoe County, ON
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Accessibility varies depending on individual location

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