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Who we are

Camp Jaycee is a magical place. It offers wonderful activities, expert care and an unmatched spirit. You will love it here.

Camp Jaycee is a residential summer camp for children and adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Campers enjoy games, sports, swimming, boating,crafts, dance and nature. It is a magnificent environment.

The campsite is on 185 acres of forests, fields and streams in the lovely Pocono Mountains, a short distance from the New Jersey border. The centerpiece of camp is a beautiful two-acre spring-fed pond. Nearby, the air-conditioned dining hall is the hub of camp life. A modern, fully staffed infirmary is near the athletic field and basketball courts. The male and female living areas contain clusters of air-conditioned sleeping cabins, each with their own modern bathroom.

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WHAT WE DO

Camp Jaycee is a residential summer camp for children ages(7-20) and adults(21-70) with developmental and intellectual disabilities. The campsite is on 185 acres of forests, fields and streams in the lovely Pocono Mountains, a short distance from the New Jersey border. The centerpiece of camp is a beautiful two-acre spring fed pond. Nearby, the air conditioned dining hall is the hub of camp life. A modern, fully staffed infirmary is near the athletic field and basketball courts. The male and female living areas contain air-conditioned sleeping cabins, each with their own modern bathroom.

Program sites include a large recreation building with a stage, an arts and crafts building, a music hall, a nature hut and full athletic facilities. Camp Jaycee features an active, diverse program that includes swimming, boating, dance and movement,

CAMP NEWS

Open House Sunday, June 4, 2017 Noon-3 p.m.

April 20, 2017 | BY ndavis

All are Invited to our annual open house When:  Sunday, June 4, 2017 Where:  223 Ziegler Rd. , Effort P.A....

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DDD-2017 Camp Funding Deadline to Apply May 19th

April 13, 2017 | BY ndavis

Camp Funding 2017   The Division is pleased to release the 2017 Camp Funding Assistance guide.   Please note the important...

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Application Deadline Approaching April 30th

March 2, 2017 | BY ndavis

The Children’s System of Care (CSOC) provides eligible children and young adults financial support toward Summer Camp tuition. Financial support...

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Camp Testimonials

Paul Fanslau

"I get excited about Camp Jaycee in January and look forward to it until my first day here. The counselors are wonderful. I like swimming, arts and crafts, boating and dancing. Camp Jaycee is the best."

Annie Piper

"The moment you walk into camp, you feel its welcoming spirit. This is my second year as a counselor and I absolutely love it. Jaycee has a real sense of community, inclusion and fun."

Eric Vaccaro

"I love coming back to Camp Jaycee every year. I like seeing old friends and making new ones. My favorite activities are nature, sports, swimming, boating dancing and the play. I really like everything."
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