Camps & Education | Learn about Special Needs Family Camp

An informational session on the 12th annual Special Needs Family Camp at URJ Camp Newman will be held 7 p.m. Jan. 23 at Temple Beth Abraham in Oakland.

The weekend camp welcomes families who have children with autism, Asperger’s Syndrome or other developmental, physical or cognitive challenges.

Family campers celebrate Shabbat and participate in a variety of activities, including singing and dancing.

This year’s camp takes place May 3 to 5. Camp Newman is located in the hills near Santa Rosa.

Those interested in attending the meeting should RSVP by Sunday, Jan 20: email Cheryl Cohen at  chercohen@aol.com or call (925) 922-0765.