Medical Criteria


Find a Session by Medical Condition

In order to be considered for Camp, each child must meet the below criteria and have one of the medical conditions listed below. 

Age Eligibility:

  • Summer campers: Child must be between the ages of 7 and 16 prior to their session start date
  • Family Weekend campers: Child with medical condition must be between the ages 6 to 17 prior to their session start date

Campers for all sessions must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Minimum developmental age of 5 years
  • Must be able to function and participate in a group setting
  • Must be able to communicate needs independently
  • Able to be away from family members for a limited period of time

Please be advised that no child is guaranteed to be accepted to camp. Applications are reviewed and acceptance is based upon health care needs, space, and staffing ratios.

Use the dropdown below to search sessions by medical conditions.

Medical Conditions Served

The Painted Turtle is pleased to serve over 100 different medical conditions, including:

Cerebral Palsy
Congenital Adrenal
Craniofacial Disorders
Cystic Fibrosis
Gastrointestinal Disease and Transplant
Genetic Conditions
Hemophilia/von Willebrand Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Kidney Disease and Transplant
Limb Loss and Deficiencies
Liver Disease and Transplant
Metabolic Conditions

Muscular Dystrophy
Neuromuscular Diseases
PKU (Phenylketonuria)
Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases
Pulmonary Hypertension
Rheumatic Conditions
Skeletal Dysplasia (Dwarfism)
Spina Bifida
Total Parenteral Nutrition/Gastrointestinal Tube Feeding
Urea Cycle Disorder