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What Makes Green Acres Different?

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Parents always ask us what makes Green Acres Day Camp different from the other day camps in the GTA? Aside from over 100 acres of incredible outdoor space, our top- notch indoor facilities and over 40 amazing activities, it’s the people at Green Acres that make the biggest difference and the largest impact.

We Partner with Parents

From the moment a camper is registered, we like to partner with families to make sure that every child has the most unbelievable camp experience. We begin by helping parents choose between our four different programs – Traditional, All-Star Sports, Horseback Riding and Specialty camps—suggesting the best combination tailored to each individual child.

We pride ourselves in being flexible to accommodate the needs of both parents and campers. We do our very best to help parents with respect to changes in programming, length of stay, transportation arrangements, all at no extra cost.

An Experienced Staff

We also pride ourselves in our Head Staff Leadership Team. Many of them are educators, parents and long-time Green Acres staff. They are extremely dedicated, creative and have a true passion for working with children. During the summer, you can contact them anytime and will receive a timely response. Eddy, the Founding Director, started Green Acres over 50 years ago. He, along with his daughter, Lori, and the other Directors, Darren and Kathy, are onsite every day and are always available to speak with parents via phone, email or in person.

No Risk Camp Refund Policy

While most campers have an amazing experience, we recognize that every camper is different. In the unlikely event that Green Acres is not the right fit, we offer a ‘No Risk Camp Refund Policy’. This gives parents the comfort of knowing that if their child is unhappy after the first three days of their session, Green Acres will provide a full refund (less the first three days).

We are truly confident that our Directors, Administrators, Head Staff, Counselors and Instructors will provide you and your children with a unique and unbelievable camp experience.

Call us at 905-887-1400 to experience the difference or visit!

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Looking for Summer Employment? Camp is a Real Job

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Are you a high school or university student looking for the perfect summer job?

Green Acres Day Camp is still accepting staff applications for Summer 2018. We offer 4, 6 and 8 week contracts. Each staff member gets the opportunity to spend their summer outdoors, working with children in a friendly and fun environment. Working at Green Acres provides invaluable leadership experience that looks great on a resume. In fact, camp is the ultimate paid summer internship!

Job Opportunities

We have opportunities available for university and high school students (completed Grade 10 or higher). Staff positions include counsellors, specialists, sports instructors, horseback riding staff, ropes and rock climbing staff, swim staff and more!

Staff Testimonials

Our staff survey shows that the majority of our staff (89%) would recommend working at Green Acres Day Camp to their friends!

“Honestly, I believe that Camp GA Head Staff and Directors really try their best to ensure that their workers have the best experience at camp.”

“It was the best experience ever! I had no idea that working at camp is this fun. I had so much fun meeting new people, it was one of the best summers for sure.”

“Being able to work with my unit was truly amazing. Not only did I make new friends, I learned a lot about leadership and teamwork. The kids were fun and it was surely a sad moment for me when the summer was coming to an end. I will definitely come back next summer.”

Our goal is for campers and staff alike to have the most memorable summer experience! You have the rest of your life to work indoors, behind a desk. Green Acres Day Camp is a place to develop leadership skills, grow as a person, make new friends and gain real work experience.

Don’t miss out on the upcoming summer, work at Green Acres, it’s “Where You Belong”.
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