Camp Star Angelina Information

Thank you for your interest in the Springfield Park and Recreation Division’s Camp STAR Angelina program. We are committed to providing new opportunities and activities for campers of all abilities to integrate, be physically active, improve social skills and have fun through their experiences. With this in mind, our programs have been carefully planned and developed for your campers.

Camp STAR Angelina is an inclusive program for youth ages 5-14, with and without disabilities.  The program is offered for 6 weeks in July and August with three 2-week sessions. Camp STAR Angelina program hours are Monday-Friday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. Camp STAR Angelina is located in Forest Park at: 300 Trafton Road, Springfield, MA 01108. Camp STAR Angelina fees include daily activities, lunch, snack, field trips, camper t-shirt and staff.  For more information please check out the family handbook.

Summer 2020

Welcome Friends. We are happy to announce another summer of Camp STAR Angelina. We have been working to get ready for another great summer! 

 

Session

Session Dates

Springfield Resident Fees

Non-Springfield Resident Fees

 

All Sessions:

Mon July 6th  – Fri August 14th

 

$450

$900

 

Session 1

Mon July 6th - Fri July 17th

 

$150

$300

 

Session 2

Mon July 20th  – Fri July 31st

 

$150

$300

 

Session 3

Mon August 3rd  – August 14th 

 

$150

$300

Acceptable forms of payment are cash, check or money order.

Checks and money orders must be made payable to: City of Springfield/CSA.

Send information/payments to:

Camp STAR Angelina (CSA), Attention: Lena Cisero

200 Trafton Road, Springfield, MA  01108

Please click on the family handbook for more information.

Camper Application

Family Handbook

Contact Information

For any questions or concerns:

Lena Cisero, Therapeutic Recreation Specialist, 787-7779

“The only disability in life is a bad attitude” – Scott Hamiliton

You can follow us on Facebook for updates and information at: https://www.facebook.com/campstarangelina/?ref=bookmarks

Grants / Scholarships

The rates for Camp are kept as low as possible and therefore we will not be offering sibling discounts or scholarships however please check out the following sites for possible funding.

Gandara has an Aventura Scholarship Program with Camp STAR Angelina. For more information check out the following link for more information:  https://gandaracenter.org/aventura-summer-camp-scholarship-making-memories-for-springfield-youth/

If you would like to donate or become a sponsor to the scholarship program please check out the following links: https://gandaracenter.networkforgood.com/projects/55730-everyday-giving

https://gandaracenter.org/be-a-hero-to-a-deserving-child-sponsor-a-camper-in-our-aventura-summer-camp-scholarship-program/

Greater Springfield Senior Services, Inc. provides a summer camp scholarship for grandchildren. If you are a grandparent or relative aged 55 or over raising a child and you care for a grandchild under the age of 18 years old you may qualify. For more information or to apply call 413-781-8800 ext 306

WillPower Foundation (WPF) provides grants to families and individuals with different abilities living in Western Massachusetts. http://willpowerfoundation.org/overview/

Jason Hayes Foundation works to support children and young adults who have suffered from early childhood trauma including mental, physical, and emotional abuse. The Foundation exists primarily to provide scholarships to children who will benefit greatly from attending a specialized camp or program to help them work through the after effects of this trauma. http://jasonhayesfoundation.org/

Grants- This site has all different types of funding you can check out: http://www.gofreegovernmentmoney.com/grants_for_kids

Employment

If you would like to work for Camp STAR Angelina please check out the employment page: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/springfieldma

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