An unforgettable, empowering experience for children and teens with cancer and their families.

Camp Goodtimes offers an extraordinary camp experience in a medically-supervised, safe and supportive environment. We’ve been friendship-building and memory-making in Nova Scotia since 1985.

Where kids with cancer can just be kids

Where kids with cancer can connect

Where kids with cancer can reach new heights

Get to know the camp

At the Canadian Cancer Society, we understand that cancer can change a lot of things. But at Camp Goodtimes, kids can have fun, accomplish their goals and thrive amongst peers who understand. Our summer and year-round programs are designed to foster independence, increase confidence and create an environment of understanding and support.

Kids Camp

Kids Camp offers unforgettable opportunities for children and youth to take part in fun outdoor recreation and activities, helping them see beyond the limits of their cancer diagnosis. Learn more

Our Supporters

Our supporters help us make the dream of camp a reality. Learn more

Buddy Program volunteers

Have you attended Camp Goodtimes in the past? Are you between the ages of 18 to 21 and ready to make a positive impact? If so, consider applying to our Buddy Program! Learn more