During Personnel Support Programs (PSP) Summer Day Camps, Scotiabank Assists Military Kids in Connecting.

Veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) use the Personnel Support Programs (PSP) summertime day camp as part of their home treatment plan during the summer season. Parks and leisure play a significant part in residents’ mental and physical health rehabilitation, as well as in neighborhood economic revitalization.
PSP ran 107 weeks of the program at 13 sites last summer. The project, funded by Scotiabank, resulted in the hiring of 35 staff with special needs training and the participation of 102 kids from military families in the summer program.
Sandra Odendahl, Scotiabank’s Vice President of Social Impact &amp…

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