The 2017 Summer Brochure will be posted soon! All children between the ages of 7-15 (or up to 10th grade) who are on dialysis (hemo or PD), post-transplant, or have chronic kidney disease are eligible to attend. Hemo and PD campers will be primarily scheduled in session 1, Transplant and CKD campers primarily in session 2.
  • Children must be medically stable, Hepatitis B Surface Antigen negative, and able to walk 200 yards unassisted.
  • Children on peritoneal dialysis must be trained and able to perform CAPD with assistance from our staff.
Please contact our coordinator if you have any questions about a child’s eligibility, or our ability to handle their specific needs! To request a space for your child, please complete the kidney camper registration form and return it to Maya at or fax 718-652-3136. You will be placed on the waiting list pending review of your child’s medical information and other application materials.

Registration/Application Forms:

Kidney Camp Application Camp Dialysis Consent Transient Dialysis Form Gottscho Transfer Form - ONE MONTH BEFORE CAMP Camper Information Form Camper Social Contract Campership Worksheet Camper Packing List Please email Maya at with any questions. Check our FAQ Page for related questions. Camperships are made available to all campers as a result of the generous support of: The Ruth Gottscho Kidney Foundation Kidney & Urology Foundation of America The American Kidney Fund American Nephrology Nurses Association, North Jersey Chapter For further information, please contact: Maya Doyle, LCSW Ruth Gottscho Dialysis and Children’s Kidney Program Division of Pediatric Nephrology Children’s Hospital of Montefiore 111 E. 210th St, Bronx, NY 10467 718-655-1120 718-652-3136 email: The Ruth Gottscho Kidney Foundation 515 Warwick Avenue Teaneck, NJ 07666 201-833-8291