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Active Kids / Healthy Kids

Municipality of the County of Kings

Located In Kings County (NS)
Where To Find Us
181 Coldbrook Village Park Dr
Coldbrook, NS B4P 1B9
Areas Served Kings County (NS)
Contact Nichole Gilbert, Coordinator of Recreation Services; Phone: 902-690-6124; Email:
Description & Services
The Kings County Active Kids, Healthy Kids Committees have funds available to support physical activity initiatives that improve health through increasing physical activity levels of children and youth in Kings County.  
The fund is designed to support community projects and programs that enable youth and their families to lead physically active lifestyles.  
Over the years, Active Kids, Healthy Kids grants have supported a wide variety of programs and initiatives, ranging from skating to day camps and more. 
If you have a program, or an idea for a program, this is your opportunity to get some funding support.  
To learn more about Active Kids, Healthy Kids or to get an application, please contact: 
- Nichole Gilbert, 690-6124 or 
The Kings County Active Kids, Healthy Kids Funds are cooperative projects of: 
- Eastern Kings Memorial Health Foundation 
- Kings County Community Health Boards 
- Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness 
- Recreation Departments within Kings County 
- Western Kings Memorial Health Society
Dates The annual application period for the Community Recreation Assistance Fund is January-February, subject to approval by Municipal Council (approximately April-May).
Special Information
Tags Annapolis Valley Connect ; Funding programs ; Recreation Categories
Categories - General Recreation Related Expense Assistance ; Youth