IMPORTANT NOTICE - PLEASE READ
We are sad that we will not be able to operate our camp this summer and will miss you all.
Registered Campers: Refunds have been processed. If you paid via credit or debit card the refund will be returned to the card you paid with. If you paid with cash or check you will receive a check in the mail. If you have any concerns regarding this, please contact us at email@example.com or 856-379-6908.
Essential Workers: If you are currently working as an essential employee and need child care this summer, we are offering an Essential Child Care Program. Click here for more information.
Camp-in-a-Box: Are you going to be home with your child this summer? Click here for information about our Camp-in-a-Box program.
Emergency Support: If you are in need of food at any time during this pandemic, please call 856-379-4871. You can pick food up at our center or have it delivered to your home if you live in Camden County. If you are in need of other supports, please reach out via email or call 856-379-6908 and we will try to connect you with community resources.
All you need to know about our
How to Register
1. Complete the registration form.
2. Pay the $10 per week non-refundable deposit at the Kroc Center Welcome Desk.
3. Submit immunization records (or religious exemption), Birth Certificate, Registration form, American Red Cross form and subsidy agreement (if applicable).
Costs & Discounts
Costs $120 - $176.48 per week!
Camp Only $120.00 per week
Extended Day $176.48 per week
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*Extended Care is an additional $46.48 per week per camper and must be paid for before entry on Monday. Students cannot participate in Extended Care until the cost has been paid in full.
Regular Camp Hours 9:00am-4:00pm
A teen job skills & leadership
for ages 14-18
JUNE 29 - AUGUST 21, 2020
WHO: Teens 14-18 who like working with children and want to grow their job skills and get volunteer experience
WHAT: Develop leadership and job skills and have a little fun while getting hands-on experience working with children at our summer camps. Students will receive training in child development and safety, concussion management, food service and general job skills. Breakfast, lunch and a snack will be provided during the program.
What is Group Assignment? You will be assigned to work with a counselor of a specific age group or with an instructor of a specific class (like dance, sports, art or music) based on your skills and interests.
WHEN: 8:30am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday, June 22-August 21
Kroc Krew members must attend the training the week of June 22nd and commit to 2 full weeks of camp.
For More Information Download the Kroc Krew Application
8:30-9:20 Breakfast Service
9:25-10:45 Group Assignment
10:50-11:45 Job Skills Class, Dance Class or Sports League
11:30-1:30 Lunch Service
2:10-3:35 Group Assignment
3:40-4:30 Snack Service & Wrap Up
Frequently Asked Questions
What if my child has special needs? The Kroc Center’s commitment to programming “without discrimination” means children that present different ways of learning and diverse abilities are welcome to apply for our program. Parents/guardians of children with special needs must contact the Education Manager at least two weeks prior to the desired start date to schedule an interview to determine whether the Kroc Center can provide appropriate accommodations for your child and which programs will be best suited for the child. There may be additional information required for the inclusion program.
Who is watching my child? We recruit staff that have training or experience working with children. All staff members have cleared background and reference checks. Additionally, all counselors are at least 18 years of age. Your child will be assigned a counselor and be placed in a group of no more than 15 students for every 1 adult counselor. All staff is required to participate in pre-summer orientation that includes the following topics:
Personnel policies & practices
First Aid, CPR, blood borne pathogens & handwashing
Daily health surveillance procedures
Lost camper policies
Lost swimmer policies
Other topics as determined by the Kroc Center’s Education Manager
Can you accept my voucher or scholarship? Yes, we can accept any childcare vouchers & scholarships, but there may be additional paperwork you need to complete. Please see the program supervisor. Additionally, you need to understand the following policies for families utilizing vouchers for payment:
1. The Kroc Center will accept co-payments as payments in full for our summer camp program.
2. Children will not be permitted to attend camp if the parent has an outstanding balance of swipes from the previous week.
3. The Kroc Center will not hold Family First Cards. The person or people picking up or dropping off the child must retain the card. Additional cards may be requested for families who need them.
4. Parents/guardians of children who are registered for and do not attend camp or who do not swipe as required will be required to pay any amount that the Kroc Center cannot be refunded for up to $26.48 per day. If a parent/guardian is able to provide a doctor’s note for days absent, the parent/guardian will not be charged. Parent/guardian notes will not be accepted in lieu of a doctor’s note.
How do I make a payment? Payments can be made at the Kroc Center Welcome Desk (Entrance B) 8:00am-7:00pm, Monday-Saturday. The Kroc Center accepts credit, debit, cash, check or money order. If you have been awarded a scholarship, please bring the scholarship award letter with you. Please be aware, payments cannot be made during before care.
Have a question that wasn't answered? Email NJKrocKids@use.salvationarmy.org
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