SUNRISE DAY CAMP

SUNRISE DAY CAMP

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides children diagnosed with cancer and their siblings, ages 3-16, a daytime camp experience designed to meet their emotional, social, recreational and physical needs. Facilities include a nature center, ball fields, pools, science and art centers, a miniature golf course, driving range, playscape and universally accessible tree house. Offers on-site infirmary staffed by pediatric oncology nurse. Daily activities include swimming, dance, art and drama workshops. Operates from the end of June to mid August in one to two week sessions. Also operates year round monthly, Sundays and school recess programs.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaNassau
Public TransportationBus transportation available.
 
Client Information
EligibilityChildren being treated for cancer and their siblings, ages 3-16 years. For additional eligibility criteria please call or visit website.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 9:30am-3:40pm, *Extended hours 7:30am-6:30pm for working parents who drive their children to the facility.
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Deanna Slade
Contact's Position Director, Sunrise Day Camp
Contact's Email dslade@friedbergjcc.org
Physical Site Address 1 Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds
Physical Site Address 2 75 Colonial Springs Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip Wheatley Heights, NY 11798
Mailing Address 1 15 Neil Court
Mailing City, State, Zip Oceanside, NY 11572
Main Phone (516)766-4341
Fax (516)766-0513
Web Address www.sunrisedaycamp.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateDec18
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: FRIEDBERG JCC
Affiliated Program: SUNRISE DAY CAMP
This Service: SUNRISE DAY CAMP
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Cancer (YF-3000.1480)
Children's Out of Home Respite Care (PH-7000.6000-160)
Families/Friends of People With Cancer (YJ-6740)
Pediatric Vacation/Respite Facilities (LH-6300.3650-620)
Therapeutic Camps (PL-6400.1500-850)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)