True Friends is a nonprofit agency providing life-changing experiences that enhance independence and self-esteem for children and adults with disabilities.
True Friends’ programs include camp, respite, therapeutic horseback riding, conference and retreat, travel, and team building; serving over 25,000 individuals annually. True Friends serves individuals in Minnesota and throughout the United States. For more information visit www.truefriends.org or call 952.852.0101.
Provide life-changing experiences that enhance independence and self-esteem for children and adults with disabilities
A world where experiences and adventures are open to individuals of all abilities.
"Sam got suited up and did the zip line and his face could've lit up the world!" -- Camper's Mom
"At True Friends Camp Courage I was able to do a lot of activities and just forget about my disability and do the things I love. I met a lot of nice campers and the staff at camp was excellent and they were all passionate about what they do. Overall, I had the best experience at True Friends Camp Courage!" --Camper
"This is a great place. This was my first time ever coming. I became [a] quad amputee last year, and this place made me feel normal again. I was able to do every activity here. Never felt out of place." --Camper
"Camp Courage should really be called Camp Paradise." --Camper
A True Friends staff member asked a first-time camper, "If you had to give Camp Friendship a grade, A, B, or C, what would you give it?" The camper exclaimed, "G! For great!" -- True Friends staff and Camper