Financial Assistance

There are 2 subsidization programs available to assist families who are experiencing finacial constaints that limit their ability to have their children particpate in sport and recreation programs. The Canadian Tire Jumpstart Program and KidSport. Both local chapters are administered collaboratively by all Recreation Departments in Pictou County.

For more information, reach out to your local municipal recreation department or directly to:

Pictou County Recreation
P.O. Box 910 - 46 Municipal Drive
Pictou, NS B0K 1H0

Tel: 902-485-8528 or
Fax: 902-485-6475

Canadian Tire Jumpstart Program


Canadian Tire Jumpstart Funding
Covers: Dance, Bowling, Skating Lessons, Martial Arts, etc.

KidSport Canada Program


KidSport Pictou County Funding
Covers: Hockey, Soccer, Basketball, School Sports, etc.