Welcome to Rainbow Programmes for Children

Our Rainbow is a little less colourful as we mourn the loss of our beloved counsellor,
Will Medeiros (1997 – 2017).

There are some spaces available for the summer in the weeks of
July 10-14, July 31-Aug 4, Aug 8-11 and August 21-25

Independent Teen Camp is available July 24-28 and August 14-18

Please contact the Administrator to register
(information in the top right hand corner of the page)

Spots for those born in 2012 or 2013 are currently full

LIT spots are currently full

All spots for campers needing support (of any kind) are full

Contact the Administrator to be added to the waitlist


Welcome to Rainbow 2017!

Quick links:
How to register
(including links to all the forms you will need)
Volunteer Overview
and Volunteer Application
Daily Schedule
Swimming Program
Map and Parking

Dates and prices can be found for each program:
Children’s Camp
Teen Camp and LIT Program


Rainbow Programmes for Children operates the summer recreation program, Rainbow Day Camp, summer fun for everyone!  This accredited, inclusive, not-for-profit, charitable organization has been providing quality summer programming since 1973.

Our programs include

  • Children’s Camp for 4-10 years of age.
  • Teen Camp Program for 12+ years of age.
  • LIT (Leader-in-Training) Program for 11-14 years of age.
  • Extended Camper Care
  • Volunteer Program for 15+ years of age
  • Inclusion Counsellors for Campers with Special Needs

Our full day, week-long sessions are for children and youth aged 4 – 21 years, of all abilities. Camp sessions operate during July and August on the University of Guelph campus.

Campers are involved in all kinds of activities including a DAILY SWIM, arts & crafts, music & singing, drama, active games, science, cooking, and a host of special events that coordinate with our theme weeks! Special Guests are invited to camp to entertain our campers each week and may include storytellers, musicians, magicians, and a host of others.