Affiliated with Merage JCC of Orange County
Camp accepts special needs children on a case by case basis.
Session Lengths: 3 Weeks
The Merage JCC’s Camp Haverim and Camp Yeladim provide opportunities for campers from two to teens to have a summer of fun and exploration, swimming and water play, arts and crafts and more. At our 10-acre campus, campers choose from sports, science, art, theater and Judaic activities. Each day offers recreation and a wide variety of special activities and programs. Our experienced and talented staff help campers make friends and memories, gain or improve skills and independence all while having fun. Hands-on Jewish culture is shared through art, music and drama, Friday Shabbat programs and our Summer Shlichim program are led by Israeli counselors and specialists.
Our J Camp Haverim, for grades TK-11, is proud to maintain ACA accreditation. The staff includes six full-time JCC staff. Professionally trained and experienced college students serve as counselors and specialists and are experts in their fields including art, sports, science, Israeli dance & Israeli culture.
J Camp Yeladim for campers ages 2-5 creates magical summer experiences in the security of our nurturing Early Childhood Learning Center. Our credentialed and highly trained early childhood educators guide your child through a summer of making new friends, learning, creativity, imagination and of course, lots of fun! Children enjoy various types of water play daily including splashing in the pool, water slides, water tables, sand and water play. Each week, special guests and visitors enrich our campers with exciting programs such as magic shows, science experiments, exotic animals, music concerts and dramatic performance.