Scouts Canada. South Lake Simcoe Area

Site: York Region Paramedic Services Headquarters

Service: 1st Newmarket Medical Venturers and Rovers

Record Details
Alternate Name 1st York Region Paramedic Services Medical Venturers and Rovers ; First Newmarket Medical Venturers and Rovers ; MedVents
Former Name 1st York Region Medical Venturers and Rovers
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Primary Contact Natasha Hansford, Group Commissioner, 1st Newmarket Medvents; Email:
Alternate Contact Shannon Koppenhoefer, Lead Medical Trainer, York Region Paramedic Services; Email:
Established 2005
Primary Executive Natasha Hansford, Group Commissioner; Email:
Alternate Executive Nikki Donadio, Area Commissioner, South Lake Simcoe Areas Scouts, Scouts Canada; Email:
Funding Fundraising - by members ; Donations ; United Way ; Scouts Canada Program
Description (Service) First Aid division of Scouts Canada, providing youth opportunities to learn first aid, explore emergency services occupations and employ their first aid skills at community and scouting events * Members form a volunteer first aid response team training twice a month* team deploys at community and scouting events throughout the year on weekends and some evening events as requested

First Aid Certification levels for training include; Standard First Aid & CPR (minimal level), Advanced Wilderness and Remote First Aid, First Responder * Additional training opportunities as requested or arranged by team members
Hours Mon 7 pm - 9 pm
Dates Sep to Nov
Meetings Medical Training meetings 3 times month * scouting meetings once month * Joint meetings once month
Areas Served York Region
Boundaries York Region
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) - 26 year(s) 
Medical Venturer Scouts Ages 15 to 17 * Medical Rover Scouts Ages 18 to 26 
Participants over 17 years of age required to have a valid police reference check including vulnerable persons section * All members complete 'Respect in Sport' and Woodbadge Training (Scouting Orientation / Safety Training), both done online  
Application and Selection Process for all members
Application Candidates selected from the application process are invited to a Selection Camp held at start of season * Contact * Selection Camp to be held early December
Languages English
Fees Membership - Membership - Registration with Scouts Canada - annual ; Personal Equipment fee - one time only ; members under 18yrs required to pay annual Scouts Canada registration fee unless cross registering from another group * Uniform purchased from designated supplier; may be fees for training camps and activities
Located In Community Sharon
Address & Map
York Region Paramedic Services Headquarters
80 Bales Dr E
Sharon, ON L0G 1V0
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Intersection Woodbine Ave and Davis Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; not all camps or events attended are fully accessible
Service Categories First Aid Instruction ; Scouting Programs


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