2020 Camp Paradise Season


Camp Paradise offers five weeks of themed summer camp for adults with developmental disabilities during the summer months. Both day and residential camp is available. Campers enjoy swimming, crafts, indoor and outdoor games and theme related activities.

Camp Paradise empowers campers to develop independence, self-esteem and life-long friendships in a caring and nurturing environment. A program of SHC/The Arc of Medina County for 50 years, our camp engages campers in a variety of activities ranging from creative arts like music and art therapy to sports, outdoor adventures, swimming, wagon rides and bonfires.

Campers from all over Ohio and surrounding states are welcomed at Camp Paradise.

Overnight camp begins at 9 a.m. on Mondays and ends at 5 p.m. on Fridays; pick-up is between 4 p.m.—5 p.m. on Friday.
Day Camp is 9 a.m.—5 p.m. daily, and all facilities are accessible.
Highly-trained staff with a ratio of 1:4 during awake hours.

Camp Paradise is the only overnight camp in Medina County for people with developmental disabilities.   

Choose your week!

Sports Week – June 15 – 19, 2020                                   Carnival – June 22 – 26, 2020

Holidaze – July 6 – 10, 2020                                             Animal Planet – July 13 – 17, 2020

                                                                                    Carnival – July 20 – 24, 2020                                           Call 330-722-1900 ext. 165 to request a Camp Paradise Packet or for more information today or email Joan, jlong@shc-medina.org 

Help send an individual with a developmental disability to summer camp by donating today!

Other Camp Options

Camp Facilities:

Camp Paradise provides a wonderful environment for both indoor and outdoor activities.  Established in 1967, the facilities include a lodge, sleeping cabins, craft cabin, two picnic pavilions, the Stone Natatorium (with both a pool and a whirlpool), basketball court and therapeutic play area. The camp can be utilized by outside groups and organizations for meeting space and by community members for reunions, parties and other special events. To find out how to reserve the Camp Paradise facilities for your special event, please contact the SHC office at (330) 722-1900. For more info and pictures, click on photos below.