The Leisure Involvement for Everyone aka the L.I.F.E. Program is a program put on by Saanich recreation centre and is designed for families who have low income or are on BC benefits. Each family member will be given an access pass that entitles each member 52 drop in visits per year at ANY recreation centre in Victoria for FREE. As well, coupons will be provided for 50% off registered programs for each member as well. Alternatively, this pass can also be used towards an annual membership at Saanich recreation only for 50% off.
The low income cut off for 2013 is below:
Family of 1 – $20,065
Family of 2 – $24,978
Family of 3 – $30,707
Family of 4 – $37,283
Family of 5 – $42,285
Family of 6 – $47,692
Family of 7+ – $53,097
Applications to apply can be found at http://www.saanich.ca/parkrec/community/life.html. Proof of residency (ie utility bill) as well as your latest Notice of Assessment to prove income will be required. As well, all members of the family must be present to apply as photos will be taken for the photo ID card.
This is a great deal for families who are pinching pennies and would still like to be active!