www.Kamsack.ca

youth & family 

The Town of Kamsack has these services for youth and young families.


Local Services


Kamsack Family Resource Centre Inc.
A gathering place where families can attend programs

that address their interests and needs. A Sunrise Health

Region initiative in partnership with SIGN.
Room 103, 241 Second Street, Crowstand Centre
Director: Andrea Verigin
Phone 306-542-1010
Email kamsackfrc@gmail.com 
 
KamKids Daycare Inc.
This is a subsidized daycare facility with

33 places.
Room 212, 241 Second Street,
Crowstand Center
Director: Tiffany Stone
Phone 306-542-2161
Email kamkids@sasktel.net

Madge Lake Bible Camp
Madge Lake, Duck Mountain Provincial Park
Box 183, Swan Rvier, MB R0L 1Z0
Office: 204-937-3646
Camp: 306-542-3134 (June 1 - Sept 1)
Email: madge@cssm.ca
This summer camp offers something for everyone including: adult day camp, Family Matters camp, teen camps, children's camps, trail ride camps, ranch camps. For more information go to www.madgelakebiblecamp.ca.


Government of Saskatchewan Youth and Young Family Services and Programs


For more information on all Government of Saskatchewan programs, go to www.saskatchewan.ca.


CHILD CARE

Child Care Subsidy
1-800-667-7155
Help with monthly costs of licensed child care.

Children with Intellectual Disabilities
306-694-3565
Support and information for parents and guardians of children with intellectual disabilities, including a respite benefit program.

Early Childhood Intervention Program (ECIP)
306-787-9449
Provides access to early childhood intervention programs and services for children experiencing developmental delay.

KidsFirst
Provides support to families with young children please visit or contact the Kamsack Family Resource Centre (see contact details above).

CULTURE, YOUTH and RECREATION


Through the Saskatchewan Lotteries Trust, the Government of Saskatchewan provides funding for family-oriented sport, culture and recreation programs throughout the province.  


Funds are administered by:


HEALTH

Children's Insulin Pump Program
1-800-667-7581
Insulin pumps and supplies for children with difficult-to-manage diabetes.

Eye Exams
306-787-3475
Eye exams are free of charge, once in a twelve-month period, for children under the age of 18.  Just book an appointment with your local optometrist or call for further information.

Family Health Benefits Program
1-877-696-7546
Benefits for lower income working families.  Most eligible families will already be receiving a monthly child allowance under the federal National Child Benefit Supplement or funding through the Saskatchewan Employment Supplement. Children are covered for most dental services, basic eyeglasses, emergency ambulance, basic medical supplies (some items require prior approval), chiropractic services, prescription drugs

HealthLine
1-877-800-0002
TTY 1-888-425-4444
A free, confidential 24-hour advise line staffed by registered nurses who provide immediate, professional health advise and direct you to the most appropriate source of care.  Translation to other languages is available, including French, Cree and Dene.

HealthLine Online
Reliable health information, day and night

Immunization Programs
Vaccines for infant, pre-school and school children

Problem Gambling Program
Help Line 1-800-306-6789
Access to and information on prevention and treatment.

LEGAL

Maintenance Enforcement
306-787-8961 or 1-866-229-9712
The Maintenance Enforcement Office helps custodial parents collect support payments ordered by the court or agreed to by both parents. When payments are missed or late, the Maintenance Enforcement Office takes enforcement action.