Camp Shriver at Stonehill College

Camp Shriver at Stonehill College 2013 featured in the Boston Globe.

In 2014 , Camp Shriver will contine to be hosted at two sites: UMass Boston and Stonehill College. Programming will remain the same at both sites, but now Brockton area campers will have a shorter transportation time and be able to take advantage of the beautiful Stonehill College campus.

Camp Shriver at Stonehill College will continue to be a fully inclusive sports day camp for children with and without intellectual and developmental disabilities, based on the model of inclusion developed by the Center for Social Development and Education at UMass Boston. Campers will receive instruction in a variety of sports, including soccer, basketball and swimming, as well as participate in field trips. Learn more about what Camp Shriver offers here.

To learn more about Camp Shriver at Stonehill College or to request an application, visit their website or contact the Education Department at Stonehill College at 508-565-1553 or kmcnamara@stonehill.edu.

Camp Shriver Is…

  • For Boys and Girls, AGES 8—12, entering grades 3, 4, 5, and 6 next Fall

  • FREE – the only cost for Camp Shriver is a $25 registration fee after acceptance

  • Includes FREE breakfast, lunch, snacks and camp gear

  • Includes FREE TRANSPORTATION from designated pick-up/drop-off sites

  • Provides sports instruction in soccer, swimming, basketball and more

  • Inclusive: 50% of campers are children with a disability and 50% are children without a disability.

Special Thanks

Special thanks to our partners at Stonehill College and the National Inclusion Project for leading the launch of Camp Shriver at Stonehill College!