Camp Rising Sun welcomes any child aged 5-17 who has faced a diagnosis of cancer and their siblings (8-14 years old) to a week of fun and friendship. Campers can be in treatment, in remission, or anywhere in between. Camp is held in the beautiful hills of Colebrook, CT at the facilities of Camp Jewell, a YMCA campground. Campers stay in heated cabins with other children in their age group along with a dedicated staff. Thanks to our generous supporters there is no cost to attend camp
Deer Lake offers an eight week summer day camp program for youth entering kindergarten through eighth grade and a wilderness school program for teens in grades nine through twelve. During the academic calendar, team building and leadership development programs are available to schools, youth groups, college students and corporate groups, involving rock climbing, ropes course, canoeing, kayaking, and orienteering programs.
Pediatric Occupational Therapist with over 25 years experience. Emily Scholnick is a Certified Positive Psychology Life Coach offering clarity and guidance to parents or caregivers of children with special needs.
The Barn aims to act as a creative outlet and venue of expression for local teens and young adults. A safe, substance-free environment that nurtures artistic expression, creativity and self-confidence.
MLL offers youth baseball and softball programs for boys and girls ages 5-12 and Buddy Baseball for boys and girls ages 6-16. Teaching America’s pastime to the youth of Madison, Connecticut for over 60 years.