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Friendship Circle Summer Inclusion Camp
August 5 - August 16
One event on July 8, 2019 at 12:00 am
One event on July 22, 2019 at 12:00 am
One event on August 5, 2019 at 12:00 am
*Please note: all activities are subject to change.
For a small fee, daily transportation is provided to and from Beth Shalom in Oak Park. Pick up is at 9:00 AM. Drop off is between 3:30-4:15 PM (depending on traffic). Updates on timing will be provided via text to those that are interested. To arrange transportation services for your child, please add this option to your registration form. Transportation times may be subject to change.
At Friendship Circle’s summer camps, safety is our number one priority. Friendship Circle will ensure that there is a minimum of one staff member/group leader for every five inclusion campers. In addition, we will work to provide volunteers on a 5:1 basis. Friendship Circle has designated senior staff member Nancy Sinelli as the safety supervisor during camp sessions. Her role will be to ensure that all safety guidelines are followed meticulously during all camp trips and activities.
Staff and Volunteers
All staff members and group leaders are handpicked for their experience and dedication to working with children and fostering relationships in a truly inclusive way. Our counselors are specially trained and briefed on each camper to ensure that everyone have the safest and most exciting summer possible! We aim to pair our inclusion campers with a volunteer on a 5:1 basis. Please keep in mind, many volunteers go away for the summer, so we cannot guarantee that your child will always have the same volunteer.