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Camp Nep-In-Nae
at the Gleason Family YMCA

Welcome to camp!

Camp Nep-In-Nae is located at the Gleason Family YMCA. We offer a wide variety of camp activities, with our main features being our outdoor and indoor swimming pools, outdoor high and low ropes course, indoor climbing wall, and full-size gymnasium.

Camp Nep-in-Nae provides a traditional outdoor summer camp experience with our woods-based camp, recently updated archery range, hiking trails, and storybook trail for our youngest campers. We have a greater focus on specialty camps than ever before, providing campers an opportunity to share their passion and build relationships with staff and other campers.

Camp Highlights

  • Ages: Children entering kindergarten through age 15
  • Financial assistance available
  • EEC contracted slots
  • PACE vouchers accepted
  • Transportation: Parents/Guardians are responsible for providing transportation to and from the program site
  • Lunch is provided to all campers daily

CAMP DOCUMENTS

– If you have a state subsidy (Voucher or Contract) or are applying for a YMCA Scholarship you should not register online.  Please register with your camp director.
– Discounts must be applied manually for online registrations.  Please email your camp director to confirm registration and receive an updated invoice.

Required Paperwork

A 2021 camp application, auto draft authorization, health history, annual physical exam and immunization record are mandatory for every camper who attends camp.

Financial Aid

YCares Financial Assistance: At the Y, we know that every child can benefit from camp. We also know that not all children have what they need to thrive. That’s why together, with the generous support of our donors, we provide camp scholarships for families who need us most. If your family needs assistance, let us help. At the Y, no one is turned away because of an inability to pay.

2021 Camp Rates Member Program Participants
Traditional Camp $250 $300
Specialty Camp:
Kayak, Dance, Acro, Cheer
$285 $335
Specialty Camp:
Sailing (2 Week Session)
$600 $700
Counselor in Training (CIT)
8 Week Session
$550 $600

Behind the Name

“Wampanoag” is defined as “People of the Dawn,” which alludes to how living on the eastern coast made them the first people to see the sun rise every morning. Wareham’s native name is “Nepinnae Kekit”, which translates to “summer home.” Historically, Wampanoag people lived in this area during the summer months to fish and have access to waterways, and it remains a part of Wareham culture, as it is used on the town seal along with an image of a Wampanoag canoe.

Address

33 Charge Pond Road
PO Box 466
Wareham, MA 02571

Phone

508.295.9622

E-mail

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Hours

Monday – Friday
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Leadership

School Age Child Care & Camp Director
Ashley Texiera
508.295.9622 x 31

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