The mission of Happiness Is Camping is to provide the families of children with cancer and sickle cell disease with a traditional camp experience in conjunction with sophisticated medical care for campers both on and off treatment. These special children come to this unique camp free of charge, where they can put aside their illness and do what kids like to do… have fun!

This mission forms the base of everything we do at Happiness Is Camping. It is the foundation our organization is built on. We can’t accomplish this mission without the help of many incredible people. There are many ways that people help Happiness Is Camping accomplish our mission. You can find out more about how you can help here.

Thanks to the help of many kind individuals, we are able to provide services such as:

  • Exceptional care provided by a staff of dedicated medical professionals
  • Around-the-clock supervision in fully handicap accessible facilities
  • Exciting activities including swimming, an adventure and ropes course, and Cabin Wars
  • Hikes, cookouts, dances, a talent show, and much more