Pal’s Paradise Day Camp
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.*
Camp offered in Toms River is held at:
Christ Episcopal Church
415 Washington Street
Toms River, NJ 08753
Camp offered in Union is held at:
Toms River, NJ: August 6-10, 2018
Union County, NJ: August 13-17, 2018
Registration for returning campers is from January 1-January 29th, 2018, after this date we cannot guarantee spots for returning campers.
Registration for potential new campers is from February 1-April 14, 2018.
Early Bird Discount: $300 per camper when families register by March 15th, 2018.
Regular Camp Cost: $350 per camper when families register after March 15th, 2018.
(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 firstname.lastname@example.org to have your profile authorized for camp registration.*
Potential campers are required to register under "Programs" for a "Potential Camp Screening". 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.