JA Camps

Camp JAM

Covenant Harbor, Lake Geneva, WI
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Camp JAM is a weekend retreat for kids ages 8-17 with arthritis or related conditions. It’s an opportunity to make new friends and build your self-esteem & leadership skills! Due to an overwhelming response, campers will once again stay in the Geneva Bay Conference Center, fully equipped with an elevator, dining hall and private bathrooms! Read more

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Camp Joint Adventures

Lee's Summit, MO
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Summer camp is one of the highest, positive-impact activities in which a child can participate. Camp Joint Adventures is a 4-day, 3-night experience for boys and girls aged 8-15 living with juvenile arthritis and other rheumatic conditions. Campers are separated into gender neutral cabins for their age category. Camp staff and volunteers strive to provide campers with a camping experience that includes a campfire, archery, arts and crafts, theme nights, swimming, sports and other activities in an environment that takes into account the campers strengths and not the limitations of the campers disease. Getting to know others who live with the same limitations that they do campers build friendships that last a lifetime.  Read more

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Camp Spirit

Camp Kitaki, Louisville, NE
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Camp Spirit is a week long camping experience for childern living with Juvenile Arthritis. Camp staff and volunteers strive to provide campers with a camping experience that includes, rock climbing, hiking, zip-lines, boating, swimming, craft and other activities in a environment that takes into account the campers srengths and not the limitations of the campers disease. Getting to know others who live with the same limitations that they do campers build friendships that last a lifetime.  Read more

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Cabin Fever

Camp Wyman, Eureka, MO
Having a child with a chronic illness is stressful for Mom, Dad, brothers and sisters. How do you fight that stress? With a little FUN! It’s time for a family getaway especially geared towards the needs of families with children affected by arthritis, to participate in educational and recreational activities and share experiences in a casual, relaxed atmosphere.  This weekend program is designed so that parents and children can enjoy time together and separately with their peers. The event includes lunch and dinner.

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Juvenile Arthritis Warriors Camp

Bradford Woods, Martinville, IN

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Join the Arthritis Foundation for a 3-night extravaganza of fun, education, and meeting new friends!  This camp is for children with arthritis 8-18 years old.  Teens will serve as counselors in training, and will participate in teen leadership programming.