Kids Fair Play Fund


Kids Fair Play Fund provides financial support to children and youth (ages 4-18) from Shelburne County to participate in recreation, sport and cultural activities. Funds can be used for registration fees and equipment. Applications can be submitted for up to $300 per child (per year). 

How to Apply

There are four application rounds throughout the year - March, June, September and December. Simply complete an application form and submit it to the Recreation Department nearest you: Municipality of Shelburne, Town of Lockeport or Municipality of Barrington. Application forms can be accessed at each Recreation Department or online (below). You can submit it in person, by email, or you can even send a picture of the completed form. 

  pdf KidsFair Play Fund Application (201 KB)

Other Sources of Support

Canadian Tire Jumpstart

Provides funding of up to $300 per child per season and $600 per year for sport registration and/or equipment. Proof of family income is required. Visit or contact your local Recreation Department for more information.


Provides funding of up to $300/year/child for sport registration/equipment. It must be for a sport registered with Sport Nova Scotia and proof of family income is required. Visit or contact your local Recreation Department for more information.

Donations to Kids Fair Play Fund

Financial donations can be made and receipts will be provided for income tax purposes. 


If you have any questions or need assistance with the application form please contact your local Recreation Department:

  • Municipality of the District of Shelburne (902) 875-3544 ext 225
  • Town of Lockeport (902) 656-2565
  • Municipality of Barrington (902) 637-2015 ext 239