Dreams Take Flight

Disneyland Trip

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Description
Provides a group of Air Canada employees, family members and associates who volunteer to raise money to take children with disabilities or terminal illness on an annual trip to Disneyland.

Service offers:

  • children who are chronically or terminally ill, emotionally, mentally, physically or socially challenged the ability to travel to Disneyland in Anaheim, California once a year
  • an all expense paid (includes airfare, park admission, meals, spending money, cash for souvenirs and gifts etc.) supervised day trip to Disneyland¬†
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to children:
  • from low-income families age 8 to 12 in Calgary and age 8 to 13 in Edmonton
  • who have never have been to any Disney theme park
  • Canadian citizens or permanent residents
  • who are legally able to enter the United States
  • whose illnesses or disabilities do not prevent them from coping through a tiring day 
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, To access service:
  • children must be referred by a partner agency
  • contact for more information and to refer children
  • visit website for travel dates in cities across Canada and application deadlines
Referral Process: Yes,

Partner agencies select children for the flight. Children who meet the specific criteria and who would most benefit from the Dreams Take Flight program are selected to participate in the adventure. To submit referral, referring agencies may email edmonton@dreamstakeflight.ca or calgary@dreamstakeflight.ca.



Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-870-0647
Web Site
http://yyc.dreamstakeflight.ca
Email
calgary@dreamstakeflight.ca
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Documents Required

Partner agencies select children for the flight. Children who meet the specific criteria and who would most benefit from the Dreams Take Flight program are selected to participate in the adventure. To submit referral, referring agencies may email edmonton@dreamstakeflight.ca or calgary@dreamstakeflight.ca.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation
Last Updated On
May 13, 2019