WNC Policies

PLEASE READ ALL POLICIES CAREFULLY. You agree to the following WNC Policies by submitting this Registration Form.

I hereby release the Waterfront Neighbourhood Centre (WNC) and all persons employed by or associated with the WNC from all claims and causes of action resulting from the participation of my child/ward in the WNC Pre-Teen & Youth Programs.

Media Release

I hereby agree and give my permission for my child/ward to be:

Audiotaped, filmed, interviewed, photographed, recorded and/or videotaped and to have this material/work – in part or in whole – displayed, published and/or distributed through the media of film, multi-media presentations, radio, social media sites, television, printed or display form.

I understand that the material/work may appear in electronic format on the internet or in other publications outside the control of the above-named agencies/partners/people. I agree that I will not hold the above-named responsible for any harm that may arise from such unauthorized reproduction.

I hereby waive any right to approve the use of this material/work now or in the future, whether that use is known to me or unknown, and I waive any rights to any royalties related to the use of the material/work.

I understand the release/permission information provided and give my permission as set above for my child/ward.

Medical Release Policy

If I cannot be reached in the event of an accident or other medical emergency, I give permission for the personnel of Waterfront Neighbourhood Centre to obtain immediate qualified medical assistance for my child/ward. Treatment may include the administration of drugs, anesthetics, blood transfusions, injections or any treatment as noted to be needed by the physician caring for my child/ward. It is understood that every effort will be made to contact me immediately.

Child Abuse Policy

All staff at Waterfront Neighbourhood Centre is required by law to report to Children’s Aid Society (CAS) if they are concerned for the well being of a child. If CAS is called, the parent/guardian will be notified according to directions from the CAS worker. If abuse is suspected and medical attention required, the parent/guardian will be notified according to the direction from CAS.

Permission for Daily Excursions

Throughout the program, supervised groups of children frequently participate in daily outings. The staff at Waterfront Neighbourhood Centre would appreciate your permission for your child’s/ward’s participation in our outdoor excursions. These excursions are an important aspect of our program. I give my permission for my child/ward to participate in these outings. I understand that outing permission forms for larger trips will be provided to parents/guardians.

The personal information on this form is collected under the authority of the City of Toronto Act, 2006, and Art. XI of Ch. 169 of the Toronto Municipal Code. The information is used for the purpose of registration, emergency contact, communication, subsidy allocation and aggregate statistical reporting. Questions about this collection can be directed to Leona Rodall, Executive Director, Waterfront Neighbourhood Centre, 627 Queens Quay West, Toronto, ON, M5V 3G3