(800) 228-6724

Special Friends Day Camp Volunteers


Develop relationships with special needs teens and adults.

A missions opportunity and retreat rolled into one! Share Christ's love by being a caring presence in the life of a special needs adult. After day camp, the grounds are yours for rest, reflection and recreation. Bring a group of youth or adults and make the most of a unique camp experience! Camp staff take care of all training, registration, food and housing so you may focus on ministry!

Lead campers through swimming, climbing, worship, games and more!

2014 Dates:

  • June 30-July 4
  • July 7-11
  • July 14-18
  • July 21-25
  • August 4-8


  • Overnight Volunteers: $144 (6 nights and 16 meals)
  • Day Volunteers: $39 (Day use and 5 meals)


To sign up to be a Special Friends Program Volunteer:

Download and complete the Volunteer Application

Send completed application to:

Warm Beach Camp/Personnel Dept.
mail: 20800 Marine Drive, Stanwood , WA 98292
or FAX to 360-652-8210


For more information about Volunteering for the Special Friends program or about the application process, contact Laurie Fertello, Disabilities Ministries Director, at 425-239-9841 or email lfertello@warmbeach.com


Warm Beach Camp Special Friends program is a DSHS/DDA contracted provider. Call to register at 800.228.6724 x2282

Special Friends Video

Laurie Fertello

Day Camp Director and
Disabilities Ministries Director

Laurie FertelloServing at Warm Beach Camp since 1982, Laurie is responsible for writing, planning and directing Day Camps and Special Friends Camps. She is also the outdoor artistic director for The Lights of Christmas. Laurie is passionate about sharing the story God’s unconditional love demonstrated to us in Jesus Christ.