Project Description

Spots are filling up fast for our our annual five-day summer mental health retreat at Camp Noronto! From Monday July 27th to Friday July 31st, NISA members will be enjoying a week of relaxation, fun, and growth at Camp Noronto on the West Arm of Lake Nipissing.

The final date to get your payment in is Wednesday, July 15th. The cost for the week is only $100! The last camp Noronto meeting before the trip will be held at NISA on Tuesday July 14th at 11:30am. All members attending camp are strongly encouraged to be at this meeting.

On Monday July 27th, all campers will meet at NISA at 10:30am to load up the bus.

What to bring?

  • Bedding (Pillow, Blankets, Sleeping Bag)
  • Clothing
  • Swimsuit & Towel
  • Hygiene products (shampoo, soap etc…)
  • Medication
  • Bug Spray
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat & Sunglasses
  • Flashlight
  • Fishing Gear (If you would like to go fishing, you require a license, more info available at http://www.mnr.gov.on.ca/en/Business/LetsFish/

Breakfast, lunch and supper will be provided; feel free to bring extra snacks as need be.

For more information on the trip, contact Alex at 705-222-6472 ext. 306 or aradway@nisa.on.ca

For additional details about the campsite visit the Camp Noronto website


If you aren’t able to join, but still want to support the retreat, you can purchase raffle tickets at NISA. Tickets are $2 each, or three for $5 and can be purchased from Corinne. The draw will be held at 3pm on Friday August 28th.

First prize is a handmade, machine-sewn quilt by Debbie Ouimette – a value of $200

Second prize is a Print by Terry Pretz  – a value of $175

Third prize is a collection of NISA’s Authors’ books (8) – value of $100

Fourth prize is a 1-year subscription to Open Minds Quarterly – a value of $25