Youth Leadership Academy Summer Camp

Sheriff Nick Cocchi’s new Youth Leadership Academy summer day camp will serve approximately 50 children per week, ages 7-12 years old. The primary focus will be on children with incarcerated parents and families who live in economically challenged neighborhoods around Hampden County.

The new Youth Leadership Academy is being provided free of charge to qualified families and will operate Monday – Friday for four weeks beginning July 8 and ending August 2, 2019.

Applicants will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis.


Below is a general daily camp schedule:

7:30 AM- 8:15 AM          Camper Drop off

8:15 AM- 4:15 PM          Camp in Session

4:15 PM- 5:30 PM          Camper Pick up

If you are interested in having your child be considered for one of the limited spots in the Youth Leadership Academy, fill out the application below and return it to the department ASAP.

***** Sheriff Cocchi Summer Camp Registration Packet (Click to Download) *****