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Camp Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering at camps for children and adults with special needs will give you valuable experience before you begin your education at Thomas Jefferson University. There is nothing like helping someone participate in the camper experience and engage in the fun activities that camps offer. Listed below is a sampling of camps where you can embrace these experiences. Please feel free to explore other alternatives as well.

Pennsylvania New Jersey
Dragonfly Forrest
1100 E. Hector Street, Suite 333
Conshohocken, PA 19428
(610) 298-1820

Ronald McDonald Camp
c/o Philadelphia
Ronald McDonald House
3925 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(215) 387-8406, ext. 486

Carousel Farm's Educational Center
1240 Grenoble Road
Ivyland, PA 18974
(215) 355-6498

Schreiber Pediatric Center
625 Community Way
Lancaster, PA 17603
(717) 393-0425

Acting Antics
310 Swinehart Road
Glenmoore, PA 19343
(610) 913-6018

Camp Outlook
400 N. Bethlehem Pike
Ambler, PA 19002
(215) 628-9950

Easter Seals - Camp Lilly
1501 Lehigh Street, Suite 201
Allentown, PA  18103
(610) 289-0114

Variety Club Camp
1520 Locust Street, 2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102
(215) 735 0803

Magee Rehabilitation
1513 Race Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
(215) 587-3140

Thorncroft Therapeutic
Horseback Riding, Inc.

190 Line Road
Malvern, PA 19355-3318
(610) 644 1963

Moss Rehab Camp Independence
Therapeutic Recreation Department
Moss Rehab
60 East Township Line Road
Elkins Park, PA 19027
(215) 663-6295

Camp Geronimo
350 Locust Grove Road
West Chester, PA 19382
(610) 793-1037
Aaron’s Acres
102 White Oak Drive
Lancaster, PA 17601
(717) 917-6101

Eagle Springs Programs
58 Eagle Springs Lane
Pine Grove, PA 17963
(570) 345-8705

Elwyn
111 Elwyn Road
Elwyn, PA 19063
(610) 891-2000

Carousel House of Philadelphia
Belmont Ave. & N. Concourse Dr.
West Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA 19131
(215) 685-0160

SPIN
10521 Drummond Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154
(215) 613-1000

Melmark
Cyndie Martin, Director of Corporate &
Community Affairs
Melmark
2600 Wayland Road
Berwyn, PA 19312
(610) 325-4976

Kencrest
502 West Germantown Pike,
Suite 200
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462-1307
(610) 825-9360

Beacon Lodge Special Needs Camp
114 SR103 South
Mount Union, PA 17066
(814) 542-2511

Handi Camp
H*VMI
P.O. Box 122
Akron, PA 17501-0122
(717) 859-4777

Round Lake Camp
Sheldon Tabac, OTR
119 Woods Road
Lakewood, PA
(973) 575-3333

MDA/ALS Center of Hope
1060 North Kings Highway #120
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
(856) 356-4467

Easter Seals Summer Camp
Kendra Brooks
3975 Conshohocken Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131-5484
(215) 879-9372
Camp No Worries
YMCA of Burlington County
59 Centerton Road
Mt. Laurel , NJ 08054
(856) 234-6200 x232

Easter Seals
25 Kennedy Blvd. Suite 600
East Brunswick, NJ 08816
(732) 257-6662

Camp Oakhurst
111 Monmouth Road
Oakhurst, NJ 07755
(732) 531-0215

Merry Heart
Senior Care Services

200 Route 10 West at Hillside Avenue
Succasunna, NJ 07876
(973) 584-4000

Christian Overcomers
PO Box 2007
Garfield, NJ 07026
(973) 253-2343

JCC Camp

Medford, NJ
(856) 751-1666 OR
(609) 654-5192

Camp Chatterbox
Joan Bruno, PhD, CCC-SLP
Director, Educational Technology Department
Children's Specialized Hospital
150 New Providence Road
Mountainside, NJ 07092
(908) 301-5451

New Jersey Wave
c/o Voorhees Pediatric Facility
1304 Laurel Oak Road
Voorhees, NJ 08034-4392

Jubili Beads & Yarns
Judy Weinstein, MD
713 Haddon Ave.
Co
Delaware Other Regions
Special Olympics of Delaware
University of Delaware
619 S. College Ave
Newark, DE 19716
(302) 831-4653

Mary Campbell Center
4641 Weldin Rd.
Wilmington, DE 19803
(302) 762-6025

Camp Barnes
Little Assawoman Bay
Bethany Beach, DE 19930
(302) 539-7775

Easter Seals
61 Corporate Circle
New Castle, DE 19720
(302) 324-4444

Children's Beach House
1800 Bay Avenue
Lewes, DE 19958
(302) 645-9184
Bay Cliff Health Camp
P.O. Box 310
Big Bay, Michigan 49808
(906) 345-9314

Camp HASC
5902 14th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11219
(718) 686-5930

Wellness G.I.F.T.S.
7531 County Route 13
Bath, NY 1481
(607) 776-3737 or
(800) 760-0947

Easter Seals
85 Jones Street
PO Box 198
Hebron, CT 06248-0198
(860) 228-9496 x 200

Camp Huntington
56 Bruceville Road
High Falls, NY 12440
(866) 514-5281

Clover Patch Camp
56 Helpinghand Ln.
Glenville, NY 12325
(518) 384-3080

Camp Jened
United Cerebral Palsy Assoc of NY
PO Box 483
Rock Hill, NY 12775

High Esteem's Camp Goodwill
PO Box 450
Chittenango, New York 13037
(315) 655-9735

Camp Discovery
400 Camp Discovery Lane
Gainesboro, TN 38562
(931) 268-0239

MDA Summer Camp

Camp Holiday Trails
400 Holiday Trails Lane
Charlottesville, VA 22903
(434) 977-3781

Bradford Woods Summer Camp
5040 State Road 67 North
Martinsville, IN 46151
(765) 342-2915 x 5212