Click on the Form above to download the sleepaway registration package, click on the link below to download the Day Camp registration package.Day Camp Registration Package
You can download the Day camp package here. You can request a camp registration package be mailed to you by using the input form below.
Reserve Your Session
Summer 2013 Session Dates:
$395.00 ($370.00 per additional child or additional session) plus a $25.00 non refundable registration fee per child.
The Extended Session is available for the discounted rate of $195 for those attending session 2Scholarships
Camp Olmsted offers need-based scholarships to eligible participants. Families requesting scholarships must present proof for income of all adults in the household before any type of scholarship award can be approved. See the USDA Eligibility forms and the Scholarship Application in the Registration package. The deadline for all 2013 scholarships is April 18th.
Things you need to know
Health & Medical Requirements All campers must have age appropriate immunizations before they will be allowed to attend camp. We accept health examination forms within the three month period prior to departure to camp. Health care forms are included in the camp registration package. Children without the required immunizations and medical forms will NOT be permitted to attend camp. Your child's health and safety are important to us. Our staff includes a nurse who is available 24 hours a day. The closest hospital, St. Lukes Cornwall Hospital, is approximately 3 miles away from Camp Olmsted.
Emergency Hotline to Camp New for this year is a phone line that parents can text or call with questions and/or concerns 24 hrs/ 7 days a week. The number is 646-556-5361. We ask that parents only use this in urgent, emergency situations. If you text us, please include your name in the text.
What to bring Campers need to bring enough clothing to last for 12 days. Campers staying for extended session need to bring enough clothes for 19 days. Clothing: Bathing suits, shorts, long pants, pajamas, raincoat, shirts, shoes, sneakers (comfortable for hiking), sweatshirts, jacket, underwear, socks; Personal Hygiene: Toothpaste, towel, washcloth, deodorant, soap, shampoo, brush and comb; Bedding: Sleeping bag or two sheets, pillow (optional); blanket; Miscellaneous: Paper, pencils, pens, envelopes, postcards, stamps, insect repellents containing deet (not spray), flashlight and batteries.
What NOT to Bring Campers should NOT bring Ipods, MP3 players, video games, radios, tape decks, boom boxes, jewelry (ie watches, rings, brackelets, earrings, etc.), expensive cameras or money, weapons, fireworks or inappropiate reading materials to camp. Camp Olmsted is not responsible for the loss and/or theft of any of these items.
Scope Camperships SCOPE is a not-for-profit organization that provides camperships for children from low-income communities. Eligiblity guidelines require that children are enrolled in public school and qualify for the Federal free or reduced lunch program. Completion of the registration package will allow Camp Olmsted to determine if your child is eligible.
You do not have to have a PayPal account to pay using PayPal. Please print and mail in the registration package for your child and write PayPal along with the name and email address of the paying cardholder.
Camp Olmsted takes money orders made out to Five Points Mission. We do not accept personal or business checks.