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YMCA Camp Independence for Teens Session 5 in Ingleside


Sunday, July 16, 2023    
All Day


Camp Independence
32405 N. US Highway 12, Ingleside, IL

Event Type

A traditional overnight camp experience for teens ages 14 to 19 with spina bifida and other neurological disabilities

Join YMCA Camp Independence for their Overnight Camp Session 5 for Teens on July 16 to 21. Check-in is on Sunday at 2 p.m. Check-out is at 2:30 p.m. on Friday.

Campers aged 14 to 19 can enjoy:

  • Playing sports
  • Creating arts and crafts
  • Singing around the campfire
  • Boating and more

They will be active in their own care. They will also learn alongside others with different abilities in an environment where they can be successful.

The cost is $1,800 per camper per session. Financial assistance is provided on a first-come, first-served basis while funds last. A scholarship application will be included in your registration packet.

Click on the Camp Independence registration form to see all camp session dates and more details for 2023.  This form does not include the financial assistance application.

You can also visit the YMCA Camp Independence website for more details.

If you have questions, please contact Emma Nockels at or (847) 410-5250.