Mission: Camp fatima of new jersey, inc. Is a nonprofit organization that provides a summer camp experience to developmentally disabled children and adults. Camp fatima is an all volunteer camp that exists solely on fundraising and donations and the program is free for all campers regardless of the financial status of their family. They are able to bring services to nearly 120 children each summer and 70 adults with disabilities during the spring and fall seasons, for much needed respite for their year round care givers, as well as a tremendous experience for the people they serve.
Programs: The organization runs a summer camp for disabled children and adult weekend programs for disabled adults. Camp fatima provides a special place for children, ages 6 - 19, to meet friends, play games and spend time in the sun, regardless of the challenges of his or her disability. Each camper is assigned their own counselor who provides 24 hours a day individualized care, with a team of registered nurses,lifeguards, counselor support and administrators. The organization also provides a special place for adults, ages 21 and over, to meet friends, interact with others and spend time away from home, regardless of the challenges of his or her disabilities