DHSP Summer Camps Lottery Application Assistance

By Department of Human Service Programs (DHSP)

Get in-person help with your DHSP Summer Lottery online application!

King Open Summer Camp campers and staff

.: Monday, February 5 5pm – 7:30pm; Monday, February 12 5pm – 7:30pm; and Monday, February 26 5pm – 7:30pm.



Ages: 4 to 14.

Grades Junior Kindergarten through 8th grade.

Cambridge residents only.

Eligibility for camps is based on Grade Level. Participating children must be Cambridge residents currently enrolled in Junior Kindergarten - 8th grade.

No application or registration needed.

There is no registration required to attend these events. Please keep in mind the following information about Summer Camp Lottery Applications:


Application Assistance events are free to attend. To learn about Summer Camp Tuition Rates, see our 2023 Slide Scale Chart.


  • In-person only.

51 Inman Street, 3rd Floor
Cambridge, MA 02139
United States

Mid Cambridge

Wheelchair accessible.

Additional information

You can get in-person assistance with filling out your online application during the following dates:
- Monday, February 5, 51 Inman St., 3rd Fl., 5 - 7:30 p.m.
- Monday, February 12, 51 Inman St., 3rd Fl., 5 - 7:30 p.m.
- Monday, February 26, 51 Inman St., 3rd Fl., 5 - 7:30 p.m.
- Saturday, March 2, Rollin' & Summer Resources Event, CSUS / King Open Complex, 830 Cambridge St., 1 - 4 p.m.      

Learn more at www.cambridgema.gov/SummerCamps