Camp Wanaqua is the only free summer day camp for blind and visually impaired children in the New York metropolitan area.
A place where blind or visually impaired children ages 5-15 can unwind, unplug and engage with their peers, Camp Wanaqua takes place on our main campus in the Bronx for six weeks in July and August, Monday - Thursday (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM).
Know of a child who would benefit from Camp Wanaqua?
This year's application deadline has passed but you can click here to be notified when our 2020 camp application is available in early 2020.
We welcome new campers each year and invite you to review our 2019 camp application below and learn about what applying entails.
Please pay special attention to the medical forms, as we have found these take the most time to complete in collaboration with your child's health care professionals.