Located on 250 wooded acres, on the campus of the Metro Detroit JCC, JCC Day Camps provides summer day camps for kids and teens (5-17), and special needs programming (5-28). Free chaperoned transportation is included from 40 different Metro Detroit locations. With trained and dedicated staff, JCC Day Camps, provides the community with a fun, educational and an inclusive camp experience that offers safe opportunities for personal growth through the lens of Jewish values. The camp experience is created through an enriching natural environment for campers and staff to foster and discover personal, social and physical growth whilst instilling and promoting Jewish values.
JCC Day Camps offers our traditional camp, Camp Kehilla, for K-6th graders, with daily activities such as swimming, arts & crafts, sports, archery, canoeing and more. Specialized camps for 3rd–6th graders, that include sports camps, cooking camps, art camps, STEM camps, adventure camps, nature camps and theater camps. Our Junior specialty program for 1st-2nd graders provides a “taste of specialty camps” with an option each week from one of the tracks. Teen Camps for 7th-9th Graders is a mix of traveling around metro Detroit to fun attractions and destinations and age-appropriate programming at camp. JCC Day Camps also offers Special Needs programming for ages 5-28 with an inclusion program, special needs adventure program and young adult vocational programming.
JCC Day Camps is licensed by the State of Michigan, is accredited by the American Camp Association, and offers complimentary, chaperoned transportation to and from most areas in Oakland County.