Photo Credit: Boston Center for Youth & Families

Detailed Information

Camp Joy offers a summer program for Boston residents aged 3-22 with special needs. Camper siblings aged 3-7 are also welcome to register for Camp Joy. The structured programs are designed to:

  • promote peer-to-peer socialization;
  • foster individualized growth and development; and
  • connect participants and families to valuable community resources.

The four week summer program offers an inclusive and supportive environment for the kids.


Each BCYF Camp Joy site has a licensed nurse and all staff are professionally trained and CPR certified.


Campers receive a nutritious breakfast and lunch.


Door-to-door transportation is available.

About Boston Centers for Youth & Families

The Center supports children, youth, and families through a range of services with a mission to enhance residents’ quality of life through partnerships with community center councils, agencies and businesses. BCYF manages various adult education classes, community centers and pools, childcare programs, gymnasiums, senior programs, and other activities and events.

Other Boston Center for Youth & Families Summer Programs

Middle School
High School
Day Camps
Financial Assistance
Lunch Service
Arts & Crafts
Field Trips
Outdoor Activity
Specialty Programs
Other Activities
Special Needs
Other Specialty
Rates (Average / Day)
Rates reflect the average cost per full day for comparison purposes only.

Contact Information
1483 Tremont Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02120

Each camp profile is provided for informational purposes only and is current as of the date published or updated. Motherly Life does not represent or warrant information provided herein. Please contact the camp directly to confirm current services and rates.


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