Municipality of the County of Inverness
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The Department assists community groups, depending on specific needs, with coordination, planning, co-sponsorship, cost-sharing, and promotion; and where resources are available provides recreational and educational opportunities for County residents that otherwise would not exist.

Recreation Contacts

Donna MacDonald

Director of Recreation/Tourism

Telephone: (902) 787-3506
Fax: (902) 787-3110

Charlotte MacDonald

Recreation Manager

Telephone: (902) 787-3508
Fax: (902) 787-3110

Marie Aucoin

Participaper Editor

Telephone:(902) 224-1759
Address: PO Box 43, Chéticamp, NS B0E 1H0


County Wide Programs

Lifelong Learners Live Longer! Sign up for a Course or Workshop. Check the latest issue of the Participaper for information on our annual county wide programs.

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Recreation Grants

Grants are subject to the availability of funds in Council’s current year’s operating budget. An approval of a grant application in any year does not imply or suggest that approval will be received in subsequent years. If applying online or by email, you are encouraged to follow up with a phone call after submitting an application to ensure your email was received.

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KidSport is a national children’s charitable program that helps kids in need overcome barriers preventing or limiting their participation in organized sport.

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Canadian Tire Jumpstart helps financially disadvantaged kids get involved in organized sport and recreation by covering the costs of registration, equipment, and/or transportation. Recreation is proud to administer the Canadian Tire Jumpstart program in the Municipality of the County of Inverness.

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