City of Mississauga

Parks and Recreation, Active Assist

Record Details
Social Media Website Website: www7.mississauga.ca/Departments/Rec/active-assist/index.html
Social Media Website
Description & Services
Description ActiveAssist is a fee-assistance program designed to help low-income families and individuals in Mississauga participate in Recreation and Culture programs. Confidentiality is always maintained.  
This assistance is given in the form of a credit to your Recreation account. 
Once your application is received and approved your account will be activated. Each family member on your application will receive a credit of $275 which is valid for one year.
Areas Served Mississauga
Eligibility To qualify you must be a resident of Mississauga and: 
*have a total net individual or combined family income below the Low Income Cut Off amounts (Statistics Canada). 
*be able to provide current, official documentation that shows total family net income, and proof that all dependants are the legal responsibility of the adult and reside in the adult’s household, using one or more of the documents listed online (see website) 
Exception: Refugees are eligible to apply for Active Assist within the 1st year of receiving refugee status without proof of income. Confirmation of Permanent Residency and permanent address will be required.
Fees None
Languages English ; French
Contact Information
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Office Phone 905-615-4100
TTY Phone 905-896-5151
Website www7.mississauga.ca/Departments/Rec/active-assist/index.html
Other Details
Funding City / Town ; Regional / Municipal
Service Level (10) Local Government
Subjects
Subjects Low income people ; Recreational activities

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