DDD and DCF Funding Available for 2017 Camp Season

March 6th, 2017

The New Jersey Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) and the Division of Children and Families, Children's System of Care (CSOC/PerformCare) are now accepting requests from families for financial assistance toward the 2017 summer camp session. 

Individuals up to age 21 interested in applying for financial assistance to attend The Arc of Essex County's Camp Hope this summer should apply through PerformCare no later than Sunday, April 30th.  The PerformCare Financial Assistance Application is available here:  http://www.performcarenj.org/families/disability/summer-camp.aspx.

Adults 21 years of age and older who are interested in applying for financial assistance to attend The Arc of Essex County's Camp Hope this summer should submit a request to the individual's case manager or support coordinator by Monday, May 1, 2017.

The Arc of Essex County's 2017 Camp Hope season will run from July 5 - August 18, 2017.  The application to attend Camp Hope is available at www.arcessex.org/camphope.  Applications will be processed as they are received.  For questions, contact Laurie Best at (973) 535-1181 ext. 1264 or lbest@arcessex.org.