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Special Friends Camp Volunteers

Special Friends

Develop relationships with special needs adults.

A great local mission opportunity to share Christ’s love by being a caring presence in the life of a special needs adult. Come individually or as a group. Volunteers are welcome to stay overnight on the grounds for the week free of charge. All meals are included. After campers leave for the day, you are free to participate in fellowship activities with other staff and volunteers. Each evening there will be a special chapel time where you can grow closer to the Lord and each other.

Develop relationships with special needs adults.

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

2018 Dates:

  • June 24-29 – Day Camp
  • July 1-6 – Day Camp & Overnight Camp
  • July 8-13 – Day Camp & Overnight Camp
  • July 15-20 – Day Camp
  • July 22-27 – Day Camp & Overnight Camp
  • August 5-10 – Day Camp & Overnight Camp

Age Requirement:

Age 15 or older. Volunteers ages 15-17 will need to have a parent/guardian signature on application.

Each week begins with two days of training for volunteers starting at 2:00 pm on Sunday and going through Monday afternoon. Campers arrive on Tuesday, and then the real fun begins.

Additional Volunteer Information

Volunteer Application

Have questions? Need more information? Contact Faith Oates, Volunteer Coordinator: foates@warmbeach.com // 360.761.1267

Meet Adriene, the new Disabilities Ministries Coordinator

Warm Beach Camp is excited to announce Adriene Duguay as the Developmental Disabilities Ministries Coordinator! Adriene was born and raised in Shoreline, Washington, and graduated with a degree in Psychology from Trinity Western University in British Columbia. Adriene has diverse work experience ranging from working housekeeping at Seattle Pacific University to working in a hockey shop to, most recently, working at a day camp. No matter where she has found herself, she keeps being called back to working with individuals ...

New program, Camp SunSparrow, opening this summer!

Warm Beach Camp Ministries is delighted and grateful for the opportunity to bring back a beloved program in a new way. Serving persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities has been heavily led by the guidance of God through the decades, and Warm Beach Camp is elated to be serving this community once more! Through the evolution and restructuring of Special Friends Camp, Camp SunSparrow has emerged as the newest program in a long line of the Disabilities Ministry at Warm ...

Hosting the Annual CHA Conference | Community Impact

March began with excitement, as Warm Beach played host to this year’s CHA (Certified Horsemanship Association) Region I Conference! The Warm Beach Horsemanship team and its many crucial volunteers were dedicated to serving our regional community through the provision of safe horses, tack, facility, and accommodations. The event was a highlight for equine professionals and enthusiasts who gather each year to seek continuing education, mentorship, and community as well as a chance to sharpen their skills. The conference provides a ...