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Registration is Open for Camp 2017!

Deaf Camp and American Sign Language Camp

For ages 7-19; July 23-28, 2017 at Manidokan Camp and Retreat Center   $465

Deaf Camp  – Younger: Entering grades 2-6
Deaf Camp – Middle: Entering grades 6-9
American Sign Language Camp  – Younger: Entering grades 2-6
American Sign Language Camp – Middle: Entering grades 6-9
Deaf/ASL Camp – Older: Entering grades 9-12

Get ready for the most fun week of the summer!  Campers will participate in swimming, hiking, arts and crafts, and more, and learn about God’s love through daily religious education lessons and chapel.

Deaf Camp is designed for Deaf and hard-of-hearing campers who communicate primarily in American Sign Language.

American Sign Language Camp features ASL immersion opportunities for signers at any level, from beginners to fluent signers.

The Deaf & ASL Camps share many activities throughout the day, including all meals and evening programs. Deaf and hearing campers in the Older Deaf/ASL Camp will share lodging and all daily activities.

Register Online

Printable registration form

Financial aid information


Young Adult Deaf Camp

For ages 18 and up; June 18-23, 2017 at West River Camping Center     $470

Swimming, boating, and other fun camp activities in ASL.  For developmentally delayed deaf adults.

Register online

For financial aid information, contact Lisa Jordan at

Epic thanks!

Kathy MacMillan stands in front of a mantelpiece speaking into a microphone while a woman beside her interprets in American Sign Language.

Sharing the inspirations behind SWORD AND VERSE.

Thank you to everyone who came out Friday night for our Sword and Verse Gala to benefit Deaf Camps, Inc.  With your help, we raised over $2600 for the Deaf Camps, Inc. scholarship fund.

Thank you to all the volunteers who worked hard to pull this event off; to Elaine Benson and Joanne Westerman, who provided interpreting services for the evening; to the staff of Grey Rock Mansion and Simply Elegant Catering, who hosted us in style, and to the many donors who made this event possible:

Now Available: Deaf Camps, Inc. T-Shirts!

Show your DCI pride and support our scholarship fund by purchasing a Deaf Camps, Inc. T-shirt!

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Close-up of left front pocket area.

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Design on back of shirt.

Carolina Blue Gildan Cotton T-Shirt

Sizes available (all adult sizes): S, M, L, XL, XXL

Cost: $25.00 + $5.00 shipping

Please allow 2-3 weeks for shipping.

Order here.


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