Special Needs Summer Camps in California

Week long summer programs for students with learning disabilities and related difficulties such as dyslexia, auditory processing, ADHD, autism and other learning difficulties. Specializing in the Orton-Gillingham approach. Super fun one-on-one reading sessions.

Week long summer programs for students with learning disabilities and related difficulties such as dyslexia, auditory processing, visual processing, ADHD, autism, and other learning differences. Specializing in the Orton-Gillingham approach. Super fun- filled weekly summer programs!

Weekly camps for children with learning disabilities and related difficulties such as dyslexia, auditory processing, visual processing, ADHD, autism and other learning differences. We are specialists in Orton-Gillingham, multi-sensory reading approach. Super fun one-on-one summer programs!

Weekly camps for children with learning disabilities and related difficulties such as dyslexia, auditory processing, visual processing, ADHD, autism and other learning differences. We are specialists in Orton-Gillingham, multi-sensory reading approach. Super fun one-on-one summer programs!

Weekly camps for children with learning disabilities and related difficulties such as dyslexia, auditory processing, visual processing, ADHD, autism and other learning differences. We are specialists in Orton-Gillingham, multi-sensory reading approach. Super fun one-on-one summer programs!

Week long summer programs for students with learning disabilities and related difficulties such as dyslexia, auditory processing, ADHD, and other learning differences. Specializing in the Orton-Gillingham approach. Super fun filled one-on-one reading sessions.

Week long summer programs for students with learning disabilities and related difficulties such as dyslexia, auditory processing, ADHD, autism and other learning differences. Specializing in the Orton-Gillingham approach. Super fun- filled summer programs!

Groveland, CA

Camp Tuolumne Trails is dedicated to providing an enriching and fun camp experience in a facility especially designed and built for children, teens, and adults with special needs.

Crestline, CA

AbilityFirst Camp Paivika in the San Bernardino Mountains provides special needs campers 11+ with traditional camping experience in a safe and nurturing environment.

The Tikvah Program serves Jewish children, teens, and young adults ages 10-23 with learning, emotional, and developmental disabilities.

Culver City, CA

Our camp is an intense speech and language based program taught by licensed and graduate level speech pathologists. Our innovative camp is thematically based and includes weekly field trips.

Camp Ronald McDonald at Eagle Lake is a fully accessible residential summer camp that serves children who are 'at-risk', disadvantaged and /or living with emotional, physical and developmental disabilties.

We utilize a variety of curricula aimed at improving social understanding within the context of games, craft, fitness and social activities. Groups will be comprised of participants of similar ages and the activities curriculum will be tailored to meet the needs of the participants, with an emphasis on age-appropriateness. The goal is to provide participants with the tools necessary to access social activities in their community with increased independence, self-confidence, safety and FUN! The participant to staff ratio will not exceed 1:4. If participants do not yet have the ability to participate in a group with this level of support, additional support may be available.

Atherton, CA

Camp Altitude is committed to providing a safe, fun and rewarding summer experience that promotes social learning and independent living skills.

Hermosa Beach, CA

Special Ministries provides meaningful social experiences for people with a range of developmental disabilities.

Angelus Oaks, CA

Camp Conrad-Chinnock offers recreational, social, and educational opportunities for youth and families with diabetes. Campers are taught diabetes self-management skills in a fun, interactive, and safe environment.

Boulder Creek (Santa Cruz Mountains), CA

Located in the beautiful Santa Cruz Mountains of Northern California, Camp Krem has served children and adults with disabilities since 1957. Offering three types of adventure programs Main, (traditional camp), Outdoor Adventure and six unique sessions of Travel Camping.

Mission Hills, CA

A fully inclusive summer camp for children age 8-15 with and without developmental dsiabilities

Wawona, CA

A safe, residential camping experience for children with epilepsy full of fun, nature-oriented activities that help promote self-esteem, self-confidence, independence and long-lasting friendships

Los Angeles, CA

FREE educational camping experience for children living with HIV/AIDS

Santa Clarita, CA

Week long summer camp for children infected with or affected by HIV and AIDS

Challenge is a five-week summer program for elementary students with mild to moderate learning or language disabilities. The program focuses on maintenance of academic skills, instruction in new strategies to succeed in school, and the continuing development of self-esteem.

Kings Canyon National Park, CA

A camp for children, teens and families affected by diabetes. Located in the breathtaking Sequoia National Forest, we offer traditional camp activities coupled with formal and informal diabetes education. Staffed with over 60 counseling, program and health care professionals, we offer the experience of a lifetime!

Experience independence and get a taste of college life during CIP's two week summer programs!

Beverly Hills, CA

Dream Street brings the dream of normal childhood activities to reality.

Catalina Island, CA

We are a free camp specializing in children with heart disease or with a history of heart disease on beautiful Catalina Island

Sherman Oaks, CA

Four specialized day camps offer kids ages 3-18 a typical summer camp experience as they learn social skills, relationship building and engage in fun activities.

Cupertino, CA

Year round respite summer camp proudly working with children, teens and adults with disabilities

Experience independence and get a taste of college life during CIP's two week summer programs!

Lake Hughes, CA

The Painted Turtle seeks to reach beyond illness... to inspire children with life-threatening diseases to become their greater selves. It is our mission to provide a year-round, life-changing environment for these children and their families - one that allows children to participate in an authentic camp experience by supporting their medical needs and offers their families care, education and respite.

Summer resident camp designed for persons with developmental and intellectual disabilities

San Diego, CA

Headway Social Skills Camps provides support in fun and enriching activities to help build the positive experiencesfor children with Autism and special needs

Simi Valley, CA

Extreme action sport camps for blind/visually impaired.

Week-long camp in Palomar includes SeaWorld, slip-n-slide, pool, music, crafts, horseback riding, and more!





Find A Camp

Multiple ways to search for a summer camp: