Recreation is for Everyone!
Fee subsidy program is offered.
Winnipeg residents in financial need are encouraged to request a fee subsidy to participate in Community Services Department programs and services. The following services are eligible for fee subsidies:
Registered courses (Leisure Guide programs and swimming lessons)
Drop-in courses (10 visit Active Living passes)
Facility Admission (10 visit Facility passes)
Please provide a completed application form along with verification of your economic need. Only the following documentation qualifies as verification:
social assistance case number (including case worker's contact information )
refugee assistance case number (including case worker's contact information)
most recent Canada Revenue Agency Notice of Assessment identifying annual family net income
a monthly statement of income from CPP Disability
Making your request for courses or admissions at City of Winnipeg Pools and/or Fitness & Leisure Centres:
Forward your completed application form along with copies of verifying documents to Registration Support Staff: Mail: Community Development & Recreation Services | 7th Floor- 395 Main St. | R3B 3N8 Fax: 204-986-4274
All requests must be made in writing. You will be contacted within 10 days of receipt of your request.
Equipment Loan Requests
Confirm availability of equipment by contacting the Equipment Loans Office as listed on the Equipment Loan Form
All requests must be made in writing and sent directly to:
Community Development & Recreation Services Division
7th Floor – 395 Main St.
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 3N8
Fax Number: 204-986-4274
Attention: Registration Support Staff Email Fee Subsidy Request
Facility Passes (10 visits)
Active Living Passes (10 visits)
Division staff may contact the applicant to confirm or clarify any information submitted.
Applications must be made prior to registering and paying for a course.
Fee waiver / fee subsidy applicants will be registered if a spot is available when they are approved.
A written response letter/email will be provided to the applicant.