Everybody Gets To Play

Illustration of kids and adults playing outdoors

Everybody gets to play™ is a program aimed at increasing access to recreation services for residents who have a limited income, with no cost drop-in recreational opportunities as well as registered program opportunities at a reduced fee through our Recreation Access Program. 

The Recreation Access Program offers:

  • An annual Millennium Card at no cost valid for one year from the date of issue.
  • Up to four registered programs* for children and youth each year at a 75 per cent discount off the regular fee.
  • Up to three registered programs* for adults and seniors each year at a 75 per cent discount off the regular fee.

How to apply 

  1. Download and fill out the  application (745.9 KB)   
  2. Drop-in to Family and Community Services to see a Solutions Navigator
    Where: Second Floor, East Wing Community Centre, 401 Festival Lane
    When: Monday and Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.


    Where: Millennium Place, 2000 Premier Way
    When: Tuesday and Thursday 4 p.m. to 8 p.m
  3. Please show proof of residency and proof of income for all members of the household (i.e. most recent income tax notice of assessment).

Who qualifies for the program? 

Strathcona County residents. Family and Community Services determines qualification for the program based on financial need. 

Which recreational activities can I participate in? 

This program applies to any drop-in activities offered through the Millennium Card and any registered recreation program (including visual arts and performing arts programs), directly operated by Strathcona County Recreation, Parks and Culture.

Looking for more information on subsidized recreation programs in Strathcona County? 

• Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities
• Sport Central Program - Equipment Assistance

Register for a program

Download our mobile app for parks, events, early childhood & drop-in recreation schedules.

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Recreation, Parks and Culture

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Last updated: Friday, February 28, 2020
Page ID: 38635