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Patient programs

Patient programs

At Shriners Children's Twin Cities, our care extends far beyond the physical walls. Our staff members organize events and partners with a number of community organizations to provide opportunities for children to explore and grow their potential – inside and outside the clinic.

We provide camp opportunities for current patients (see descriptions below). Information regarding camp schedules and registration are sent to current patients prior to camp each year. To learn more about camps, please contact the child life department at 612-596-6135 or email.

  • Camp opportunities

Camp Achieve

Camp Achieve is a day camp for patients who have a limb deficiency.

Summer Camp Achieve is a week-long and is split into groups of patients ages 5–8 and 9–12. Summer campers participate in a wide variety of adventure activities and challenges.

Winter Camp Achieve is a one-day camp offered for patients 5–12 years old. Winter campers participate in a winter adventure activity.

  • Summer Camp Achieve

  • Winter Camp Achieve

Camp Bravo

Camp Bravo is an acting camp for patients who have any diagnosis between the ages of 5 and 13. Campers spend a week practicing and learning lines and choreography leading up to a final performance.

  • Camp Bravo

  • Performance, Go Fish!

  • Performance, BUGZ!

Camp Real World – Transition

Camp Real World is a transition camp for patients who have any diagnosis and are 16–20 years old. Camp Real World is an overnight camp focusing on transitioning care from Shriners Children's Twin Cities to adult care in the near future.

  • Camp Real World

Camp Splash

Camp Splash is a swimming camp for patients who have any diagnosis and are 1–18 years old. Campers participate in a week-long day camp in our therapy pool located with instructors from Foss Swim School here at the clinic.

  • Camp Splash

No Boundaries Sports Camp

No Boundaries Sports Camp is a day camp for patients 5–12 years old who would be eligible to use an adaptive wheelchair for sports. The camp is hosted in conjunction with Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Center and participants try a variety of adaptive sports.

  • No Boundaries Sports Camp


Prom is a one-night event for patients with any diagnosis who are 15–18 years old. A one day prom store is held at the clinic prior to prom where attendees are able to choose from a large selection of formal wear and have minor alterations made at no charge. On the day of prom, attendees can sign up for complimentary hair, makeup and nail appointments at the prom venue.

  • Prom