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Community Spotlight

Camphill Village USA is a unique and vibrant life-sharing community of 250 individuals founded in Copake, New York in 1961. Camphill Village USA is the oldest and largest Camphill community in North America. Read more about our communities…

 

History of Camphill

Dr. Karl König was an Austrian pediatrician and educator who founded the first Camphill community in 1939 with a group of children with developmental disabilities as well young physicians, artists and caregivers. Learn more…

 

What is Camphill?

Camphill is dedicated to creating communities where the values of service, sharing, spiritual nourishment, and recognition of each individual’s gifts and contributions offer a model of renewal for the wider society. Learn more about us…