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Come join the fun at Camp Cheerful during the winter and spring months!

Children and adults with disabilities enjoy 2-night weekend sessions of fun activities including campfires, dances, arts and crafts, nature and sensory walks, recreation and sports, horsemanship activities, and special field trips. Our highly trained, compassionate staff will care for your camper around the clock. We maintain an effective 4:1 camper to staff ratio, and our nurse is available 24 hours per day.

2017-18 Weekend Themes:
September 8-10Disney Weekend
October 13-15Monster Mash Halloween
November 10-12Wacky Weekend at the Barn
December 1-3Holiday Celebration
January 19-21Tropical Getaway
February 9-11Valentine’s Day Fun
March 2-4Super Hero Adventures
April 6-8Wild West

When: One weekend each month from September to April. Check-in is Friday at 7:00 p.m. and check-out is Sunday at 2:00 p.m.

Where: Campers sleep overnight in our cabins

Fees:  Total fees are $355 for each session, and includes food, lodging, and all programming at Camp Cheerful from Friday night through Sunday afternoon. A $35.00 non-refundable application fee must accompany the application. The registration deadline for each weekend session is two weeks prior to the start date of that session.

Camp Cheerful is a waiver provider – IO Waivers and Level 1 Waivers are accepted.

Camp Activities include:
  • Sports
  • Campfires
  • Dances
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Recreation
  • Nature & Sensory Hikes

Achievement Centers for Children is an authorized licensee of the Cleveland Metropolitan Park District. Inquiries regarding the cooperative relationship may be directed to the Chief Executive Officer, Cleveland Metroparks, 4101 Fulton Parkway, Cleveland, Ohio 44144; 216-635-3200.

Give us a call for more information

Bridget Bolin

Camp Cheerful Office Manager
440-238-6200 ext. 221

Cuyahoga Board of Developmental Disabilities
Cleveland Metroparks
Path International
Celebrating 70 Years
American Camp Association