Participation Programs & Financial Assistance

Recreation for All

- Maple Ridge Parks, Recreation & Culture strives to make leisure and recreation affordable for all community members. Below are opportunities available to residents who are experiencing financial barriers, limiting their participation in community based leisure, recreation and sport. These programs are available at the Maple Ridge Leisure Centre.

Overview of Programs and/or Services Available


Participation Program -

The Participation Program offers reduced admissions and program fees to Maple Ridge residents who meet eligibility, to ensure that cost is not a barrier to accessing our services. To qualify, a resident's gross household income must not exceed the following thresholds.

Household Income Limits (Statistics Canada 2015)

Family Size Gross Household Income
1 person $21,055
2 persons $26,211
3 persons $32,223
4 persons $39,124
5 persons $44,373
6 persons $50,046
7 plus persons $55,719

Grade 5 Active Pass -

Available to all grade 5 students within School District No. 42, providing free access to all age appropriate drop in activities from September 15 to August 31 of the current school year.

Grade 6 Stay Active Pass -

Available to all grade 6 students within School District No. 42, providing free access to all age appropriate drop in activities from September 15 to December 31 of the current school year.

Jumpstart Funding -

Canadian Tire Jumpstart is a charitable program that supports children in financial need to participate in organized sports and recreation. Visit the official Canadian Tire Jumpstart website for more details.

KidSport Funding -

A community based funding program that provides grants up to a maximum of $300 to help cover the costs of registration fees for children and youth. Visit the official KidSport website for more details.