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LISTEN Community Services | 60 Hanover St | Lebanon, NH 03766 | contact@listencs.org | (603)448-4553

LISTEN provides need-based scholarships to local summer camps for Upper Valley families. Scholarships can be used for both day and overnight camps. We work with over 40 camps and can match children to a wide range of interests: such as outdoor activities, art, sports, theater, and more.
 

ELIGIBILITY:
- Income guidelines. We also make exceptions for financial hardship in extenuating circumstances (please talk to our service coordinator to see if you qualify)
- Family must live within our service area
- Camper must be between ages 6-14 during time of summer camp.

 

To make an appointment, call (603) 448-4553. Appointments for families that have been referred by schools or other social service agencies begin February 1. All other self-referral appointments begin in April. Please bring  income documentation, health insurance cards, and immunization records for your camper.
 

Examples of participating campus: Farnsworth, Downer, CCBA, Kaleidoscope, YMCA Camps, Northern Lights Gymnastics, Bethany Birches, The Summer Camp, VINS, Monstshire, Moosilauke, AVA Art Gallery, UVAC Splash Camp, Cedar Circle,various Parks and Rec Camps.


Benefits of attending summer camps:
- Improve skills for communication and self-expression
- Increase abilities for positive decision making, cooperation and conflict resolution
- Develop leadership skills and a sense of responsibility
- Experience success and self-esteem