True Friends provides direct care services for children and adults with developmental, physical, and multiple disabilities. Educational, recreational and other support services offered at four centers in Minnesota.
True Friends is a non profit organizatioon providing services for children and adults with developmental, physical and learning disabilities. We are accredited by the American Camp Association.
Our summer camps include PIxar Short Stories, Entrepreneurship, Hummingbird Robotics, Screen Free Games, Bonsai Art and Fairy Gardens, Rhythmic Gymnastics, Creative Cooking, Slime Camp, Fiber Arts, Minecraft, and Horsemanship Equine Assisted Learning.
Camp Under the Starz offers campers endless opportunities to hone their theatre, music, and life skills in a fun and exciting summer camp program.
At Camp Odayin, you belong! Camp Odayin's programs are for young people with congenital heart disease and their families. Camp Odayin charges $0 or $25 to register for a camp program since cost should not be a barrier to attending camp. Camp is good medicine!
Camp for food allergic kids and their families - with overnight, day-camp, and family camping options.
Fun, theme-based activities, outings, and learning experiences that develop social skills, social understanding, and social thinking. Daily schedule includes Brain Gym, movement education, friendship builders, crafts, recess skills, and community outings.
AuSM camps are tailored for youth and adults with autism, and offer activities that support needs of all kinds.
Bridge the Gap Summer Camp offers a wide range of academic and recreational programs for students entering grades K-12 with Autism Spectrum Disorder and related learning differences.
MICC Summer Program is for neurodivergent teens and young adults. Participants will be introduced to independent living, the opportunity to make new friends with others their age, as well as begin exploring possible career paths that utilize their unique strengths and interests. The Summer Program is a great introduction to MICC's three-year, apartment-living life skills College Program.
Creative dance movement adapted for students with special needs and tons of talent and star quality! Dance incorporates fundamentals of jazz, yoga, modern, hip hop, improv, tap and acting exercises.
Autism Outdoors Camp for teens on the Autism Spectrum. This is a half day camp offered in the morning and taught in partnership with the Autism Society of Minnesota. This camp is entirely outdoors except for bathroom breaks.