Child Selection

Selection Criteria

Dreams Take Flight uses specific criteria to choose the children from physically, mentally and socially challenged backgrounds. The child must:

  • Be between the ages of 6 – 12.
  • Financially will not have the opportunity to ever experience travel out of Canada.
  • Be a Canadian citizen.
  • Be able to legally enter the United States.
  • Be medically, mentally, physically, socially or emotionally challenged.
  • Have never been to a Disney or Universal Studios Theme Parks.
  • Be able to communicate orally or in sign language.
  • Be able to function in a group situation and be able to endure an extremely long day.
  • Attend the mandatory Orientation Meeting before the Day of Flight.

To nominate a deserving child in your area, please go to your local Chapter site.