Moorelands Kids in the news!


  1. July 11, 2017, Moorelands Camp a place where children are ‘not judged for anything’


  1. July 4, 2016, Being a superhero on a shoestring budget by Jeff Morrison.


  1. July 29, 2015, Moorelands builds confidence and keeps kids coming back by Leslie Ferenc
  2. May 25, 2015, camp alum, Joey Perrault and jazz star Molly Johnson interviewed on Metro morning (audio link)


  1. Nov 3, 2014, Camp changed my life – A profile of Andy Barrie by Barbara Turnbull
  2. July 24, 2014, Campers grow and gain friends at Moorelands by Leslie Ferenc
  3. July 4, 2014, One perfect day at camp makes for a lasting memory by Barbara Turnbull
  4. June 30, 2014, Cabin leader passes along life lessons


  1. July 26, 2013, Couch potato finds confidence, character at summer camp
  2. June 30, 2013, Kids learn importance of giving back
  3. June 14, 2013, How flying squirrels, friends inspire confidence at camp
  4. June 2, 2013, Moorelands Camp a magical place where summer memories made
  5. May 24, 2013, Camp helped create a hero


  1. August 1, 2012, One hundred years of perseverance pays off By Canon Peter Gratton
  2. July 28, 2012 – Fresh Air Fund 2012: Oogah Boogahs are just part of the fun at Moorelands Wilderness Camp
  3. July 24, 2012, CBC News: Working for Change, As Toronto’s gun debate continues, one of the city’s oldest organizations offering youth programs opens its doors to CBC reporter Aarti Pole.
  4. July 20, 2012CTV Toronto: Summer camp helps children escape violence
  5. Jun 29, 2012, How To Share The Love of Camp With A Child In Need (source Gives Kids A Chance-Of-A-Lifetime Experience
  6. June 28, 2012 – The Importance of Sending Your Child to CampAnd How I Spent Many Summers Feeling Homesick And Happy
  7. CBC Radio Interview with Matt Galloway on Metro Morning: The Science of Camp (Audio Link)
  8. June 23, 2012, Fresh Air Fund 2012: Memories of Moorelands last a lifetime
  9. June 12, 2012, Event Recap: Moorelands Masque Toronto
  10. June 07, 2012, Fresh Air Fund 2012: Summer camp is just what the doctor ordered
  11. May 30, 2012, Moorelands camp is a touch of paradise for kids!
  12. May 25, 2012, Mallick: Readers, let’s send our kids to camp
  13. February 8, 2012,  Inside  Moorelands Celebrates a Century of Community Service


  1. Jul 27, 2011,  Summer getaway at Moorelands improves self-esteem


  1. August 16, 2010, Where kayaks build character
  2. August 15, 2010, A wonderful place for a splash in the lake
  3. January 18, 2010, Donations rescue Moorelands’ program for kids,
  4. January 11, 2010, Crowded, Stressed Thorncliffe


  1. Dec 28,  2009, Thorncliffe Program Returns
  2. Dec. 15, 2009, 24 hours of kindness


  1. July 15, 2008, Kids memories linger for lifetime


  1. July 15, 2007, Nothing but footprints left behind at wilderness camp



An Update from Lynda on COVID-19

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation and public health advice to stay at home, Moorelands Kids’ office staff are working remotely and our office will be virtual from Monday March 16th to Thursday, April 30th. After-school programs will not run. Staff members are available by email or phone. Please visit our contact page to get in touch via email or our staff directory for a list of phone numbers.

We continue to accept applications for Moorelands Camp 2020. If you would like to make a donation, please click here or call: 416-466-9987 ext. 309.

New Virtual Programs Launch!

We're excited to launch virtual leadership programs while TDSB schools are closed. Check them out here: Virtual Programs.

If you need information on COVID-19 or health advice, please visit Toronto Public Health’s website. Moorelands Kids will continue to post updates about our services as the situation evolves.

Stay safe and healthy,

Lynda Tilley, Executive Director | Moorelands Kids