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Camp Independence

"Hello Campers!!!

We are just 3 weeks away from VIRTUAL Camp Independence 2020 and we cannot wait!  Get ready for 2 Zoom video chat sessions Monday through Friday, August 17-21st.

Registered Campers and staff, check back here for interactive posts throughout the week where you can share your creativity and socialize.

Make sure to check your email for further directions and Zoom web links, and your physical mailbox for a camp activity care package.

Zoom ya soon!!! #VirtualCI2020 #CantStopCamp "

Summer Fun for Adults with Physical Disabilities

MossRehab has invited adults with physical disabilities to enjoy sports, swimming, art, fishing, camp fires,  music and friendship every summer since 1971 at Camp Independence, a week-long, overnight camping program for individuals 18 years of age and older.

Camp Independence is the only overnight recreation program for adults with physical disabilities in Pennsylvania and is a recipient of the prestigious Recognition Award from the Pennsylvania Association of Rehabilitation Facilities.

Please support this beloved program that campers look forward to all year long. Staffing and maintaining Camp Independence depends on the support of generous donors, like you.

About the camp:

Camp Independence, which will be celebrating its 50th year in 2021, is a week-long overnight camping program for individuals 18 years of age and older.

Activities include:

  • Swimming and nature hikes
  • Movie socials and live-entertainment campfires
  • Dance, creative writing, arts and crafts
  • Fishing trip and more!

The dates for Camp Independence 2021 are TBA. 

Variety Club Camp
2950 Potshop Road
Worcester, PA 19490

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Cost is $825; a limited number of scholarships are available.

There are only 40 camper spots available
MossRehab's Camp Independence offers individual staff attention, with a medical resident and nursing available onsite 24 hours a day.

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Call 215-663-6295 for information, or email Anne T. Wieland, CTRS, MHA at  wielanda@einstein.edu

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