Inspired Communities

Parents of children with special needs, siblings and professionals in the field of developmental disabilities recognize Camphill communities as providing an inspired alternative to conventional schooling and adult living environments for children, youth and adults with special needs. Would you like to learn more about this special model of care? Are you currently engaged in creating a Camphill-inspired community? Then this practical, intensive workshop is for you!

  • Panels and breakout sessions led by Camphill Community members, coworkers, parents and new community founders

  • Co-sponsored by Camphill Academy, Camphill Foundation and Camphill Association (;;

Workshops offered in this 2-day program will include:

  • Essentials of Camphill: Ask the Experts — panel of Camphill coworkers
  • Starting a Camphill-Inspired Community:
    Our Story — conversation with new community founders
  • Training Coworkers: Introduction to the Camphill Academy — Camphill Academy faculty

  • Navigating Funding and State Regulations — Shelley Burtt, Camphill Foundation
  • Board Organization and Fundraising Fundamentals — Claus Sproll, AdminInstitute
  • Evolving Visions of Camphill: From Today into the Future — roundtable conversation

Workshop Registration

WHEN: Friday, November 3 – 4, 2017

WHERE: Camphill Hudson, Hudson, NY

Please fill out the form below to register then complete payment by choosing a payment option below.
All participants must register and pay separately.

Please register and click the “submit” button above BEFORE paying.


COST (Includes lunches and dinners): $250 per attendee
(Discounted rate of $200 when attending with at least one other from your organization)


If paying by check, please make payable to:

Camphill Foundation
285 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977


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$250 Workshop

$200 Discount Rate