Camp Rainbow

By DHSP Recreation

We serve children and youth (ages 6-22) with disabilities by providing a super fun summer program full of outdoor activities, swimming, field trips, crafts, cooking, and more!

A group of 11 campers display a craft at Camp Rainbow
This program runs during the summer.
Monday through Friday. Morning and Afternoon.

This program begins on July 11, 2022.

Ages: 5 to Young Adult.

Grades Kindergarten through 12th grade.

Cambridge residents only.

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Erin Quinn
Camp Rainbow Director

For questions about camp details and logistics, please contact the camp director, Erin Quinn.

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing

Click here to download and complete the Application!

Applications are accepted on a first come, first serve basis. Applications will be accepted until camp sessions are filled. Once all slots are filled, a waiting list will be generated, which will also be on a first come, first serve basis. If the deadline is past and you would like to be added to our waitlist if spots open up, you can still submit an application.


The fee for full-day attendance (9:00am-3:00pm) is $50 per week.
The fee for half-day attendance (12:30pm-3:00pm) is $10 per week
*Please note that half-day attendance is only available for students who are enrolled in the Cambridge Public Schools Extended School Year Comprehensive Program and Services.


  • In-person only.

Cambridge Street Upper School

840 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02141

  • Transportation provided to the venue; see notes below.
  • Transportation provided from the venue; see notes below.

Wheelchair accessible.

Please contact the Camp Rainbow Director for more information.

Additional information

Camp Rainbow participants will enjoy a variety of experiences, including outdoor activities, swimming, field trips, arts & crafts, and cooking. Campers must be Cambridge residents ages 6-22. Transportation is provided to and from camp. with individuals with special needs ages 6-22 that live in the City of Cambridge. Sessions are offered weekly.