Camps at Trusted Parents owes a debt of gratitude to our volunteers and interns who have come forth to help us provide an exceptional level of assistance to our parents. We have seen clearly how much our volunteer's support is essential to sustaining our operational effectiveness of running our summer programs. We are grateful to all those who have offered their valuable time and energy to caring for our campers!
We are always looking for community members who would like to share their time and talents to enrich the lives of others. Please consider our camp as a place to donate your time! Not only will you have an enjoyable summer, but you will make impactful and meaningful memories that will last a lifetime.
Who is eligible to apply as a volunteer for the 2023 Summer Camp Program?
Volunteer/Intern Eligibility Requirements:
Prior experience working with children with special healthcare needs (preferred but not required)
Must be at least 16 years of age
Volunteers must be able to provide their own transportation to and from camp, including early departure from the session if necessary.
CPR and First Aid Certifications (preferred but not required)
Volunteer/Intern Eligibility Will Depend on the Following:
Successful completion of an online application
Volunteer service agreement
Health and Immunization Information
Child Abuse and Maltreatment Declaration
Consent for Medical Treatment
Frequently Asked Questions:
How does the volunteer application process work for the 2023 Summer Camp Program?
All volunteers must submit an online application. We will conduct interviews, review references, and determine applicants’ eligibility. Applicants that are selected will be notified to complete Part 2 of the volunteer application process. This includes submitting required documents, a physical, immunization record, and current TB test, and successfully clearing a criminal background check and a "National Sex Offender Registry" check.
When will I know if I have a position in the 2023 Summer Camp Program?
We aim to notify everyone about the status of their volunteer application at the beginning of May.
Volunteer Mandatory Training Dates & Schedule
Staff Training: Saturday, May 20
Camp Setup Day: Saturday, June 10 (optional for volunteers)
How long are the camp seasons?
Camp Trusted Parent runs for 8 weekly sessions Monday-Friday June 12-August 4
Camp Explore runs 4 weekly sessions Monday - Friday, July 3 - 28.
Camp in a Box runs 3 weekly sessions Monday-Thursday July 10 - 27.
If you think this is the place for you, submit the online application to be considered for a volunteer/intern opportunity with our special camp.