Scouts Canada. York Headwaters Area

Site: Markham MedVents Medical Venturers and Rovers

Record Details
Alternate Name MedVents
Office Phone 905-806-8009
Toll Free Phone 1-866-ScoutsNow (726-8769)
Primary Contact John Chin
Alternate Contact Alyssa McGinnis, Area Support Manager, Headwaters Area; Email:
Established 2005
Primary Executive Kit Cheng, Area Commissioner, Scouts, Headwaters Area; 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 
Introduces youths to the medical field, provide the youth an opportunity to determine their potential and desire in first aid. The first link in the chain of survival is first aid * allows youths work closely with various people whose chosen career is in the Medical field * with the aid of their sponsors, many MedVent groups provides the youth an introduction in the operations of a paramedicine organization
Hours varies by group
Dates All year; new recruitment usually occurs September to November
Meetings Wed 7 pm - 9 pm
Areas Served York Region
Boundaries York Region
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) - 26 year(s) 
Medical Venturer Scouts Ages 14 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 participate in a Suitability and Screening Interview prior to being accepted into the group
Application Annual registration and program information night in September
Languages English
Fees Membership - Membership - Registration with Scouts Canada - annual ; Personal Equipment fee - one time only ; Uniform is purchased from designated supplier; fees for training camps
Located In Community Richmond Hill
Address & Map
Richmond Hill United Church
10201 Yonge St
Richmond Hill, On L4C 3B2
Intersection Yonge St and Major Mackenzie Dr
Physical Access Unknown
Service Categories First Aid Instruction ; Scouting Programs


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