Camp Chaverim - Camp for Special Needs Age 15+

8 Weeks: June 28 – August 20

 

  • Ages 15+
  • Indoor and Outdoor Organized Activities
  • ADA Compliant Splashpad, and Pools
  • Tons of Fun!

On Site Activities Include: Swimming, ADA Compliant Splash Pad, Archery, High/Low Ropes, Are, Gaming, Cooking, Reading, ADL’s, Writing, Money Skill, Exercise, Yoga, Dance, Music, Karaoke and much more.

  • Monday-Friday
  • 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Only 10 spots are available.
  • Lunch available for purchase, or bring lunch.
  • Register by June 14!
  • $150/day or $750/week
  • Transportation is on your own.
Contact Andy Sun for more information, and to register: asun@ssbjcc.org or 908.443.9037.

Why Camp Chaverim?

Because having a family member with special needs can be challenging. finding a camp should not be. Camp Chaverim is designed to provide a creative, fun, and exciting day for individuals with Special Needs.

Mission:

Our mission is to provide social and recreational opportunities to people with special needs 15 years of age and older in a safe and supportive environment. These opportunities will improve their quality of life, enhance their physical, social and emotional development. cultivate friendships and give them opportunities to contribute meaningfully in the community. We believe all communities should open their hearts and doors to everyone.

Staff Support:

The J-Cares camp staff members are trained in CPR/First Aid and all required DOD specialized trainings.  Additionally, all of our staff must complete/clear a background check. finger printing. CARI check and drug testing before they are allowed to work with the campers.