Hoops ‘N’ Homework is a community-based program for Big Brothers Big Sisters that provides youth ages 12-15 from Northumberland with an opportunity to participate in activities that focus on both social and athletic development. Volunteer mentors will facilitate activities that support the social growth of young people while improving their basketball skills.

All sessions include two program areas:
Life skills
During this time, mentors and youth will discuss topics such as decision making, coping with stress, effective communication, problem solving and self awareness.

Under direction of an experienced basketball players, youth will focus on basketball skills and drills enabling them to become better players and improve their ability to work with others as well as learn to cooperate with teammates.


July 16, 2018 – 12:30pm-3:00pm

July 17, 2018 – 12:30pm-3:00pm

July 19, 2019 – 11:30am-2:00pm

July 20, 2018 – 12:30pm-3:00pm

​Location: Cobourg Community Centre

To apply for your child to participate in Hoops N’ Homework please complete the form below.

Note: Registration for Hoops N’ Homework is on a first-come, first-served basis, therefore, completing this form does not guarantee entry into the program. Upon registration you will receive an email to confirm enrollment. If the program is full you will have the option to place your child on the waitlist.

The information provided will be kept confidential and used to support program development so that we can provide participants with a best fit program.

Hoops 'N' Homework Registration

Hoops 'N' Homework Registration
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Thank you for registering for Hoops ‘N’ Homework, a Program Coordinator will contact you shortly to confirm registration and further information.

Please download and complete the following document and bring with you to your first session. 

Informed & Media Consent (Site Based group)