FAQ’s

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I have a large collection of peanuts and legumes, can I bring them with me?

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NO! Please leave all peanuts and foods at home. Whispering Hope Ranch is a peanut-free facility. Please do not bring anything containing peanuts to camp.

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Can I attend if I have a disability that is not a spinal cord injury?

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Our camp is for people with physical impairments, specifically spinal cord injuries & diseases. The event is not staffed or designed to accommodate mental impairments or specialized care.

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What if I can’t afford the full cost?

A.

Partial scholarships are available until June 30, 2018.

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If I have a high level of injury will there still be events and activities that I can enjoy?

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Camp With A Ramp is designed to provide a variety of levels of activity. The committee works very hard each year to ensure that every hour contains a variety of activities that are accessible to many different levels of injury.

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Do I have to bring a caregiver or attendant?

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While you are encouraged to bring a caregiver or attendant, there will be several medical professional volunteers available to assist you through out the day.

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Can I request to bunk with a friend?

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Our committee members spend a great deal of time and careful consideration assigning rooms. Cabin assignments are broken down by a variety of factors in a very complicated equation of compatibility, accessibility and availability of assistance. If you would prefer to stay with a friend we understand but may not be able to accommodate everyone's wishes. So feel free to put in a request and we will do whatever we can to ensure your proximity, but we cannot guarantee your placement.

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What type of activities are planned?

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In the past our activities have included a variety of accessible sports, arena based horseback riding, arts/crafts, movie watching, casino night, dancing, campfire sing-a-longs and hikes.

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What if I can’t attend for the full time?

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We welcome your attendance for however many days you are able to attend. However, we do not provide a discounted rate for limited stays.