Camp Pal's Paradise

 

 

 

Pal’s Paradise Day Camp

Now offered in TWO Locations!
Pals Paradise is a one-week inclusive day camp for children with special healthcare needs. Families may register an additional child (sibling or friend) without disabilities. This camp provides a positive and encouraging atmosphere for children with special needs & their siblings to have a fun week filled with activities. Activities include cooperative indoor & outdoor games, crafts, sports, water day (no pool is available), special visitors, and music.

 

Children with special needs are provided with supervision from staff & volunteers from Children’s Specialized Hospital. Children attend camp for 1 week from Monday-Friday. Campers pack their own lunch, while snack is provided. *Transportation to and from camp is not provided.*

 

Locations

 
Camp Pal's Paradise - UNION County
 
Kean University-Liberty Hall
1003 Morris Ave.
Union, NJ 07083 
 

Camp Pal's Paradise - MERCER County
 
Tulpehaking Nature Center  
157 Westcott Ave

Hamilton, NJ 06610

 

 

Summer Schedule

 
Pal's Paradise - UNION: August 10-14, 2020
 
Pal's Paradise - MERCER: August 3-7, 2020
 
Times: 9:00am - 3:30pm 

 



Registration& Fees

Registration is from February 1, 2020-April 30, 2020.

Camp Cost: $350 per camper. 
(Financial aid available based on need)

*In order to register for this program you must have your profile "authorized". If you are unable to register, please email activityconnection@childrens-specialized.org to have your profile authorized for camp registration.*

 

How to Apply

Interested campers are required to register under "Programs" for:

 
"Pals Paradise UNION- Interested Camper Application"  OR
 
"Pal's Paradise MERCER - Interested Camper Application"
 
All potential campers must submit the screening form (download in Forms& Documents section of this website). All campers must complete a screening form & participate in an in-person screening to develop a plan and make sure this camp will provide a positive experience for all.