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Program Description


Caring for persons with intellectual and developmental differences


Camp I Am Special offers both a six-day residential and five-day day camp summer camp experience for children, teenagers and adults who have intellectual and developmental differences.


Camp’s strength lies in its diversity and creativity by making inclusion important through fostered friendships between Campers and Buddies.

Nestled on the banks of the St. Johns River, this unique experience includes:


  • Swimming

  • Fishing

  • Hay rides 

  • Petting zoos

  • Arts and crafts

  • Talent shows

  • And more

Campers develop their social skills, grow in independence and make lifelong friendships.




Physical Address :

445 Marywood Drive

Fruit Cove, FL 32259

Mailing Address :
235 Marywood Drive
St. Johns, FL 32259

Phone Number:
(904) 230-7447

Fax Number:
(904) 230-7465


Contact Us

Catholic Charities

Jacksonville Regional Office

134 East Church Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202

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