THE CAMPCARE EXPERIENCE

CampCare provides a special time when individuals who may be differently abled make friends, have fun and explore their gifts and talents in a warm nurturing environment.

CampCare celebrates individual differences and focuses on the needs of each camper. The goal of CampCare is to provide a safe and positive “camping” experience away from home while encouraging independence and happy memories

CAMPCARE'S MISSION

CampCare’s mission is to provide those who are differently abled with recreational and educational opportunities in a safe and nurturing environment.

SCHEDULE & CURRICULUM

Campers move through three activity groups each day. Groups are determined by age and ability. The CampCare curriculum focuses on outdoor activities, self-care, and socialization. Campers will be exposed to many opportunities which include, but are not limited to:

  • ARTS & CRAFTS
  • MUSIC & DANCE
  • SWIMMING
  • WATERFRONT ACTIVITIES
  • CONSERVATION
  • SAFETY & WILDLIFE

LATEST NEWS

MARCH 2020

MARCH 2020 All registration forms and deposits, ($250 minimum) are due as soon as possible to ensure camper acceptance.

MAY 2020

MAY 1, 2020 All payment balances, medical forms, and a passport size photo are due. To download the forms please click here. Wait list opens on this …

JULY 2020

JULY 12, 2020 Campers need to arrive between 4pm to 5:30pm at Zephyr Point Presbyterian Conference Center Lake Tahoe. Click here to view map.

IMPORTANT DATES FOR 2019

March 31, 2020

All registration forms and deposits, ($250 minimum) are due as soon as possible to ensure camper acceptance.
March 31, 2020

May 1, 2020

All payment balances, medical forms, and a passport size photo are due. Wait list opens on this date.

May 1, 2020

July 11, 2020

Required training for all staff at Trinity Cathedral 200 Island Ave Reno, NV 89501. from 1pm to 6pm. CPR and First Aid included.

July 11, 2020

July 12, 2020

Campers need to arrive between 4pm to 5:30pm at Zephyr Point Presbyterian Conference Center Lake Tahoe.

July 12, 2020

July 18, 2020

Campers present a musical presentation for family and friends. Arrival for performance is 9:30am with the show starting at 10am. Camp concludes at 11am. Parents must pick up campers by 11am.

July 18, 2020

CAMPCARE INFO

HISTORY

CampCare is a non-sectarian and non-profit, amp that began in Reno, Nevada in 1971. We are now utilizing the Zephyr Point Presbyterian Conference Center, situated on the majestic shores of Lake Tahoe.

PHILOSOPHY

At CampCare we believe that all people are special. We strive to provide a program which recognizes individual differences and creates enriching life experiences that will enhance the educational and environmental background of each camper. CampCare has a proud tradition of giving individual attention as well as offering small group activities in a caring atmosphere.