California

Mission Springs Family Retreat

This Family Retreat is nestled in the beautiful coastal mountains near Santa Cruz, California. Organized by the Joni and Friends So Cal team, families affected by disability are warmly welcomed to this charming conference center where the Missions Springs staff has worked hard to make the campus as accessible as possible.

Amenities

  • Private cabins with bathroom and shower-no bathtubs
  • Beds includes linens, comforters, pillow
  • Wash cloth, hand and bath towels provided
  • Coffee house and gift shop on premises
  • No laundry facilities or air conditioning in private rooms

Activities

  • Wading pool, swimming pool with lift for those with disabilities, lifeguards on duty
  • Large lawn area to play volleyball or just rest!
  • Full playground and basketball area
  • Preschool/Toddler area has separate playground (if desired)
  • Activities brought in: Rock wall, horses, carnival, and many more

Murrieta Family Retreat

Welcome to sunny southern California and our Family Retreat located on the campus of Calvary Chapel Conference Center, 65 miles north of San Diego. Organized by our Joni and Friends/Arizona team, families attending this retreat will enjoy outdoor activities, swimming, and soaking in the hot spring pools under the stars. The campus is fully accessible and facilities are air-conditioned. Don’t forget to bring your sunscreen!

Amenities

  • Hot Springs
  • Coffee House
  • Tennis Courts
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Olympic size swimming pool
  • Spa (seats 70)
  • Game Room
  • All rooms have private baths with central heating and air
  • Each family has their own room with 6 single beds. Please call Retreat Director for information on room accesibility
  • Roll in shower available on site if needed

Activities

  • Special themed events
  • Fishing
  • Outdoor BBQ
  • Family Celebration/Talent Night
  • Special events (which could include Carnival days and Climbing Wall)
  • Bible based teaching for all age groups
  • Sibling focused groups
  • Young adult program
  • Adult program with man to man and woman to woman small group sessions
  • Topical workshops

Wonder Valley Family Retreat

The road to Wonder Valley Ranch winds through flower-laced meadows and the rugged hills near Kings Canyon National Park -- with all the flavor of a western ranch, it's a retreat like none other, tucked up against the western edge of the Sierra Mountains. Come prepared to enjoy everything from kayaking, horseback riding, to the best barbecue this side of Fresno, California. The special needs of every family affected by disability are thoughtfully incorporated into a truly refreshing and inspirational Family Retreat.

Hosted by Joni and Friends Central California, this five day retreat is located in the rolling green foothills of Sanger, California. Your family will enjoy Wonder Valley's accessible campus and countless amenities. 
Wonder Valley Ranch Resort
6450 Elwood Rd.
Sanger, CA 93657

Hosted by Joni and Friends Central California, this five day retreat is located in the rolling green foothills of Sanger, California. Your family will enjoy Wonder Valley's accessible campus and countless amenities.

Activities

  • Boating and Fishing
  • Go‐karts
  • Waterslides
  • Swimming Pool
  • Teaching and Worship
  • Camp Fire & Talent Show 

Amenities

  • Beautiful resort setting
  • Hotel style rooms
  • View of the rolling green foothills
  • Delicious meals
  • Fully accessible rooms
  • All activities included