Phone: 250-334-9622 ext. 222
Program Description – Through our PLAY program we offer financial assistance to qualifying residents who would like to participate in CVRD recreational activities but find it difficult to do so due to financial limitations. The PLAY program provides a combination of free and discounted rates for admissions and registered programs.
Play Cards & Coupons – Scan cards and program coupons are valid for the calendar year, and can be used at the CVRD Sports and Aquatic Centres. Scan cards include 52 free facility admissions per year, per family member. Admissions do not include skate rentals for arena public programs. Program coupons will be issued for each family member and include 1 free registered program and 4 programs at 50% off per calendar year.
Eligibility – PLAY is for residents of Courtenay, Comox, Cumberland and the electoral areas of the Comox Valley Regional District who meet the following criteria:
- are low income
- receive BC Benefits and/or
- have a combined gross family income below Statistics Canada Low Income Guidelines
Application Process – Print and complete a PLAY application form or pick one up from the CVRD Sports or Aquatics Centres. Application to the PLAY program must be made every calendar year. Completed applications are processed at the Comox Valley Sports Centre, located at 3001 Vanier Drive in Courtenay. Call 250-334-9622 (ext. 221) to make an appointment. Be sure to bring the required documentation, as listed on the PLAY application form, to your PLAY appointment