A special thanks to our local business sponsors for supporting this year’s Send-a-Kid-to-Camp Summer Party. The list of sponsors is below. For the last 14 summers, friends and supporters of Rising Treetops at Oakhurst have gathered near our camp in Monmouth County for a cocktail party to help raise funds for summer camp scholarships…
Summer camp registration is open! This summer, beginning on June 14, we have one session for adults (ages 26+), a session for young adults (ages 23-35) and two sessions for youth (up to age 25) with general developmental disabilities, as well as four sessions for youth and young adults (all ages considered) diagnosed with autism….
Rising Treetops at Oakhurst’s 2018-2019 Respite Program is seeking Volunteer Activity Counselors. Volunteer Activity Counselors gain valuable hands-on work experience by helping to plan, organize and help facilitate therapeutic recreational activities for our clients with special needs. These activities include: arts/crafts, music, drama, media arts (iPad-based), swimming, cooking, nature studies, sports and theme day activities….
Carrie, a 50 year old woman with cerebral palsy and intellectual disability, began coming to Rising Treetops at Oakhurst for respite care this spring. Carrie’s mother passed away four years ago and Carrie’s sister Erin has needed support after she took over as her guardian and caregiver while raising her own daughter and teaching full-time….