Program Cost

BaMidbar Wilderness Therapy has a per-day rate of $515, and a one-time admissions fee of $2500.  The minimum length of stay at BaMidbar is 56 days, and enrollment typically lasts between 10-12 weeks.  While we know the program cost is expensive, BaMidbar has raised significant scholarship funds and is committed to working with families to make this program possible.  With need-based scholarships, costs vary from $103 per day to $515 per day. 

Apply for a Scholarship

BaMidbar Wilderness Therapy is committed to working with you to make the BaMidbar experience affordable.  All scholarships are need-based, and we handle all scholarship requests with the highest level of confidentiality.  Award funds are limited, and are made on a first come, first serve basis.  To apply for financial aid, please submit a request letter to explaining your situation and why you are seeking a Jewish wilderness therapy program.  Please include:

  • A copy of the first two pages of your last two tax returns
  • Copies of schedules A, B, C, & D if applicable
  • Previous expenditures on treatment programs
  • How much you spend annually on medical costs
  • Other relevant major annual expenses

To apply for scholarships, you must FIRST complete the student application and clinical interview.  Scholarship applications are considered only after the student has received clinical acceptance into the program.

Please contact our Director, Jory Hanselman at to learn more about scholarship availability.

Support BaMidbar’s Scholarship Fund

BaMidbar Wilderness Therapy is a program of Ramah in the Rockies, a not-for-profit 501(c)3 public charity.  All program donations are managed through Ramah in the Rockies’ donation portal.  Your donation may qualify for a tax deduction.

To donate now, please click the link below.  This link will bring you to Ramah in the Rockies’ donations page.  Check the box “I would like to give to specific funds” and select “BaMidbar.”  In the notes section, please let us know if this donation is for scholarship or if it is unrestricted program funding.

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