FAQs about Camp WANNAGOAGAIN! - a one-week summer camp program for children with an ASD


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Camp FAQs

2019 Camp dates

Camp dates for this year will be July 29 - August 2 and August 5 - 9. Each camper is placed for one week. Week placements are made based on your child's abilities, diagnoses and information provided in the Registration packet.

Who can attend camp?

Children from age 5 (and entering kindergarten) to 21+ with an ASD diagnosis or related communication disorder may attend Camp WANNAGOAGAIN! summer camp. (Campers who have previously attended Camp may continue after the age of 21).

What group will my child be with?

Camp groups are determined according to children’s ages, abilities and diagnoses.

How much does Camp cost?

$550.00 which includes a $75.00 non-refundable deposit. Tuition may be paid by personal check, VISA, MasterCard or checks/purchase orders from other funding sources.

PLEASE NOTE: Katie Beckett (RI Medical Assistance) DOES NOT pay for camp.

Is financial assistance available?

Camperships are available and will be awarded on a sliding scale. Be sure to submit a Campership application and a copy of your W-2 for 2017 with your child's camp application. All families are encouraged to apply.

Does your camp need any volunteers?

We use many volunteers and interns for each session. If you are interested, please complete our Volunteer / Intern Application and return it to Jennie Moran at jmoran1@lifespan.org, as soon as possible.

is there anything new that volunteers and interns need to know?

All Volunteers and Interns are required to complete Employee Health Requirements and Forms. Ages 18+ will need to submit background check forms.

Please contact Jennie Moran for the full Volunteer packet and forms at jmoran1@lifespan.org.

Hand-in, mail, fax or email your completed application to:

Jennie Moran
1516 Atwood Ave.
Johnston, RI 02919
fax: (401) 785-2272
email: jmoran1@lifespan.org

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