Canadian Association for Disabled Skiing

Site: National Capital Division

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Names
Alternate Name CADS NCD
Legal Name Canadian Association for Disabled Skiing - National Capital Division
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
1216 Bordeau Grove
Ottawa, ON K1C 2M7
 
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Intersection Jeanne D'Arc Blvd S and Highway 174
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description and Services
Description (Service) A volunteer-based non-profit organization promoting alpine skiing and snowboarding for persons with a disability. * The degree of assistance and the instruction technique adapted to the participants needs so that each participant learns to ski at their highest capability level.
Hours Hours vary by program, see website for details * Nov-Mar * Calabogie Program Sun * Camp Fortune Ski Hawks Wed (evening) * Cascade Program Sat * Edelweiss Program volunteer training Sat-Sun, Tue (evening) * Pakenham Program Wed-Thu-Fri after-school, Sat-Sun * Race / High Performance: Sat-Sun
Meetings Annual general meeting November * Peer program volunteer training and year end banquet December
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings County ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Québec - Western ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility Children and adults with disabilities 
 
Volunteers must be intermediate or better skiers or advanced snowboarders * must be willing to commit to a majority of program days
Application Call, e-mail or visit website for more information.
Languages English ; French
Fees Program - Fees vary by program, call for details ; Some ski areas offer discounts for skiers with a disability. In addition, members can get club discounts at Ottawa area stores and ski centres. See website for a list of participating locations.
Service Categories Disability Related Sports ~ Skiing ; Recreational Aids ; Skiing ~ Physical Disabilities ; Skiing ~ Visual Impairments
Waiting List Yes, for some programs
Contact Information
Office Phone Jeff Boucher 613-884-3637
E-Mail bouch1957@gmail.com
Website www.cads-ncd.ca
Primary Contact Jeff Boucher, Volunteer Coordinator, Member of the Board
Other Details
Established 1977
Funding Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119051514RR0001 ; Private
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Website
Accreditation No * Staff certified by their respective professional associations

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