Overview of Programs
Scouting makes a difference in the lives of children, youth and young adults. Providing opportunities for youth to grow, achieve new “firsts” and develop into citizens of the world.
Scouts are more likely to demonstrate greater self-confidence and optimism about what the future holds. They express a strong sense of civic responsibility and have a desire to “pay back” the community. They become more physically fit, energetic, outgoing, conscientious and compassionate. And they have a lot of fun!
Scouts is the start of something great.
Scouts Canada offers seven challenging programs for boys, girls, and young adults aged 5 – 26.These programs include:
Beaver Scouts (Ages 5-7)Beaver Scouts Fun and friendship is the cornerstone of the Beaver Scouts program. Beaver Scouts opens the door for your child to discover the world. It is filled with a little bit of everything – outdoor activities, games, music and sports. Along the way, Beaver Scouts meet new friends, learn… More »
Cub Scouts (Ages 8–10)Cub Scouts: Challenging hikes, weekend camps, and an introduction to water activities like canoeing or kayaking are just a few of the fun outdoor adventures that Cub Scouts enjoy. With the Cub motto of “Do Your Best” front and centre, Cub Scouts are encouraged to try new and more challenging… More »
Scouts (Ages 11-14)Scouts is about having fun while gaining value leadership skills and self-confidence. Scouts enjoy outdoor adventures like mountain biking, rock climbing and lots of camping while working together with other young people to accomplish thrilling challenges. Scouting gives every member a chance… More »
Venturer Scouts (Ages 14-17)Venturer Scouts The Venturer Scout program offers exciting, real life, hands-on experiences for youth. Venturer Scouts learn to nurture an active, healthy lifestyle, acquire the knowledge and skills for career development and participate in thrilling outdoor adventures. Weekend events,… More »
Rover Scouts (Ages 18-26)Rover Scouts Rover Scout programs are exciting, adventurous and provide opportunities to practice new skills. Rover Scouts participate in adventurous activities like mountain climbing or white water rafting. Helping in their local communities Rover Scouts run service activities such as food… More »
London Scouts Programs
Looking for a great activity to do? Then you should try joining the scouts, here some of their programs.
Many people think that joining scouts is an annoying thing but scouting is a great way to improve your overall personality. It introduces you to a lot of things that you can do with your life.
A great self-confidence booster and being optimistic, that is a great attitude a scout can develop throughout the years of scouting. They also have a great sense of responsibility towards the community.
Being a scout can also lead to you an active lifestyle since you become more outgoing, energetic, physically active, and compassionate about others. We are sure that you’ll have a lot of fun.
We believe that scouting is the start of something great for your child. That’s why we are going to introduce the London Scout programs that we offer here. You can decide if you want to join us in discovering the great outdoors.
There are seven challenging yet fun programs for boys, girls, and young adults that we have here at London Scouts.
Beaver Scouts (Ages 5 – 7)
We promote fun and friendship when you join the beaver scout. It can become a way for you or your child to discover the whole world. They will learn about the wild and different ways to interact with each other if they join beaver scouts.
We teach the scouts to learn cooperation and teamwork and develop self-confidence with help of different activities. They can also meet new people and become friends with them that they will cherish for their whole lives.
We welcome energetic boys and girls to learn from each other. Our leader makes sure that they’ll be met with a great smile on their faces to make them actively participate in every event. They will learn how to respect and appreciate themselves and the others around them.
Cub Scouts (Ages 8 – 10)
With our club motto ‘Do Your Best’, we make our scouts go out and learn new things from the wilderness. We encourage them to be a part of something bigger than themselves. At the end of the day, they understand and become available to new challenges.
We make sure that the activities that they attend like hiking, camping, canoeing, kayaking, and many more are enjoyable experiences that they will surely learn from.
Scouts (Ages 11 – 14)
Being a scout is all about having a great time while learning about the value of great leadership. They will learn how to become self-confident, courageous, and honest with other people.
We make sure that activities like mountain biking, rock climbing, camping, and many more will give them a fun experience while learning about the true nature of leadership.
We make sure that every one of the scouts is fit to be a leader. Scouts also participate in the different activities that the Scouts Canada has to offer whether organizing a camp, community service, or having a competition amongst the members.
Venturer Scouts (Ages 14 – 17)
Venturer Scouts are one of the most exciting parts of being one. It offers a great opportunity and program for everyone sure to make them excited.
We give our venturer scouts real-life and hands-on experience that will surely lead them into an active and healthy lifestyle. Making sure the safety of the thrilling adventures our scouts should have is one of our top priorities.
Events and activities such as hikes, camping, biking, community service, and more are some of the experiences that our venturer scouts experience.
Rover Scout (Ages 18 – 26)
Our rover scouts are not just there to guide our younger scouts. They’re also there to have fun, learn, and apply the knowledge they have to help the younger batch.
We also make sure that the rover scouts enjoy the activities we provide them such as mountain climbing, white river rafting, camping, and many more. Supporting local communities is also one of the objectives of us. Activities such as food drives, park clean-ups, tree planting, and more are created to help the local community.
We also make sure that younger scouts learn from their older counterparts.
Scouting can be very hard and hard and exhausting but it will help you to become a bigger person. If you’re not satisfied with our first part, continue reading and learn more about the benefits of being a part of a great organization.
Benefits of Scouting
Scouting is a great opportunity for children and adults from different backgrounds to learn more about life and the community around them.
It will help them to understand the importance of teamwork, communication, respect, and many more. They will also have the opportunity to develop a great character and make numerous contributions to the community while being a part of this organization.
Here are some of the benefits of being a scout so you’ll know that you or your child can decide to join us.
Trying new activities
There are always fun and exciting activities when you’re scouting. They make sure that you’ll never be bored when you’re a part of the fun. It also gives people a chance to experience something new while learning different life and practical lessons.
Learning new skills
Preparing you for life is also one of the main objectives of scouts. That’s why we make sure that every scout knows how to properly handle a pocket knife and know how to tie the right knot to the anchor.
We help our scouts develop their self-confidence, leadership skills, manners, and many more by creating fun fundraising activities like selling popcorn, helping clean parks, and many more. This teaches them how to properly interact with different people and act professionally and more mature.
Helping others is also one of the most important goals of scouts. We make sure that we seize every opportunity that is given to us to help the homeless and serve the community by having great activities.
Earning awards and recognition
Learning how to accept rewards and recognition is something that a scout is always looking forward to. But they don’t have to be pressured in any way to get awards, it is just something we created to recognize the outstanding members.
Scouting welcomes families
We don’t discriminate here at scouts. The whole family is welcome to join us in the different activities that we have. Having new friends is also one of the objectives of our organization.
New lion program
Joining at an early age is an advantage for many people since they are introduced to different programs. But it doesn’t necessarily mean that we treat people differently, we make sure that everyone is treated equally regardless of their age.
Here are some of the frequently asked questions that you can read to answer the questions that you might have in mind right now.
Q: Where do my registration fees go?
A: You registration fees go to the different programs that we have here at London Scouts, including:
- Creating new and exciting programmed for the scouts
- Helping volunteers with their training
- Having and maintaining high-quality camp facilities
- Supporting different families in need
Q: Does London admit both boys and girls?
A: Yes, we do admit boys and girls.
Q: Do you have to believe in god to join London Scouts?
A: No, our organization is a diverse group of individuals that help the different communities in need around the world. We also make sure that our members learn skills that they need throughout their life. Making sure that one religious belief is respected and not discriminated against is one of our top priorities.
Q: Are members of the LGBTQ community allowed to join Scouts Canada?
A: Yes, London Scouts does not discriminate against anyone for the reason of gender, culture, religious belief, or sexual orientation.
Q: What Safety precautions do London Scouts have in place?
A: We make sure that providing a safe and fun environment where everyone can learn is our priority. Our organization is committed to giving everyone especially the children and youth a great time.
We believe that we have the responsibility to protect and nurture our children to make our country and our world a better place.
Q: What is London Scout’s policy on resource individuals recruited to help scout activities?
A: We bring in people from different backgrounds to help nurture and teach our children new tips and learning. Whether it’s the fire department, police department, mayor’s office, and many more.
Joining the scouts is one of the coolest and exciting things that you can do in your life. Don’t worry about the people around you. If you wanna be with us in this great organization, visit us here at London Scouts today.
If you want to learn more about the activities we have planned for our scouts, you may visit the different pages on our website.