Lones (all ages)
Why become a Lone?
For when challenges make belonging to a group hard
- physical challenge
- school workload
- lack of time
How does it work?
Lones participate in the Guiding program
via mail. Each Lone is assigned to a group (Unit). It is her
responsibility to correspond as regularly as she can with her Unit
The Guider keeps the Lone advised of program and activity:
The Guider will prepare interesting Unit
letters and ask the girls of the Unit to share their ideas and
news. This helps to keep the Lones involved and building their new
The Guider will keep the Lone aware of
upcoming events and special activities. If the Lone is interested in
participating, she and her Guider will work together to eliminate any
The Lone Unit
Lone units are small and members live
throughout British Columbia. If a girl moves temporarily to another
country, she may continue her Canadian Guiding program by becoming a
Lones have all the privileges of any girl
member. If the Lone has the credentials, she can apply for Provincial,
National and International camps and events. She too can apply for the
Guiding Bursaries and Scholarships when she is of age.
Complete and submit forms:
Health (H.1), and
Image release (IR.1)
Mail to: BC Lones – Registration
Girl Guides of Canada—BC Council
1476 West 8th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V6H 1E1
Find out more about a Lone Unit near you?
Provincial Lones Adviser