Charity information

Camp Simcha

Camp Simcha aims to improve the quality of life for Jewish children throughout the UK who have cancer and other serious or life-threatening illnesses. We provide practical and emotional support and positive experiences for the sick children and their family members, who are often affected in different ways. Our services are delivered free of charge to the families who hail from across the broad spectrum of Jewish affiliation and observance.

Founded 1995

  • Mission statement

    Improving the quality of life for children with Cancer and other serious and life threatening illnesses.

  • Aims

    Camp Simcha aims to:

    • To improve the quality of life and emotional well-being for the child with cancer or other serious or life threatening illnesses
    • To improve the quality of life and emotional well-being for the sick child's sibling(s) by providing support services and positive experiences
    • To provide practical and emotional support for the parents of the sick child.
  • Overview

    Established: March 1995

    Registered Charity Number: 1044685

    Board members: 12

    Full time staff: 5

    Part time staff: 19

    Volunteers: 300

    Phone number: 020 8202 9297

    Address: The House , 12 Queens Road, Hendon NW4 2TH

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  • Family Retreat

    To deliver 2 residential Family Retreats. For families with a child with cancer and those ... More