Camp Sunshine

A retreat for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families.
Casco, Maine

About Camp Sunshine

Founded in 1984, Camp Sunshine is a retreat combining respite, recreation and support, while enabling hope and promoting joy, for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families through the various stages of a child’s illness.

Camp Sunshine's program is offered
year-round and is designed to serve the entire family in a retreat model. The program is free of charge to families and includes on-site medical and psychosocial support.



A unique, supportive community of families, volunteers and medical professionals.



Hope for families affected by
life-threatening childhood illnesses.

A Safe Place

A Safe Place

A welcoming and supportive environment for families with children experiencing difficult health challenges.

Tropical Smoothie Cafe

10 Years of Partnership

Inspiring healthier lifestyles includes looking beyond ourselves. For years, we have partnered with Camp Sunshine™ of Casco, Maine to support a destination that provides memorable experiences for children with life threatening diseases and their families.

In our decade-long partnership, we’ve raised more than $5 million dollars and helped more than 1,000 families in need.

Spread the Sunshine

Camp Sunshine relies on donors and volunteers like you to provide a welcoming and supportive environment for families at no charge to them. Spread the Sunshine today, and help change lives.

Donate Today


A Tradition of Service

Dedicated volunteers from around the world travel to Casco, Maine each year to make a direct impact on children and their families, create meaningful connections and build memories. Donate your
time to a wonderful cause.

Become A Volunteer


Refer A Family

Camp Sunshine provides an environment where the children and their immediate family can relax and play while meeting other families who face similar challenges. If you know a family that would benefit from Camp Sunshine, spread the word.

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