Opportunities for coed, multi-ability, multi-cultural, multi-aged to engage in fun and fulfilling camp activities. A culture of respect serves as the foundation of this state licensed, accredited, non-denominational Christian camp serving people with special needs since 1983.
For four days and 3 nights children with epilepsy (ages 7-17), enjoy all the fun activities and friendships that come with a classic trip to summer camp. While partaking in camp adventures and entertainment, the children are able to leave behind various challenges epilepsy can bring to their daily lives.
Autistic Community Activity Program (ACAP) provides education through recreation for people with Autism (ASD) via fun daily recreational community activities and learning experiences.
Regular summer camp for deaf and hard-of-hearing children age 9 to 17. All staff members use American Sign Language. week 1 & 4 are trip camps and week 2 & 3 are horse program camps.
Camp Yakety Yak helps children with special needs grow socially and emotionally by improving their communication skills. Structured in a fun, day camp setting in Lake Oswego, Oregon, Camp Yakety Yak is staffed with knowledgeable professionals and caring volunteers to teach friendship skills to children and young adults, age 6-22. Siblings welcome!
Providing recreational camp opportunities for people with special needs in the Pacific Northwest since 1978.
Our half day camps are specially designed to support children who thrive in active environments. Through gymnastics & targeted daily activities, participants will have fun in a well supported environment!
A communication-rich camp that integrates speech/language therapy into traditional camp activities.
Easterseals Oregon's barrier-free summer camp for children and adults with disabilities and/or special needs provides a place where activities are designed to be inclusive. Campers discover new abilities, gain independence, make lifelong friendships, and build lasting memories. In addition, caregivers receive respite time to rejuvenate themselves. Our camp sessions are five-days and four-nights in July at Evans Creek Retreat.
Easterseals Oregon offers a 5-day day (9 am - 3 pm) camp for children aged 10-14 with disabilities in four Portland Metro locations. With a 3:1 camper to staff ratio, we ensure a safe and engaging environment. Campers explore creative arts, sports, nature, and performance arts, fostering friendships and creating memories. Each weeklong session concludes with a talent show for parents and guardians. Camp fees include a t-shirt and water bottle.
MHKC empowers individuals with developmental disabilities through equitable access to the outdoors and recreation. We provide a can-do, accepting, caring, friendly, independence-, and confidence-building environment. We have provided overnight camping programs since 1933. In 1957, our focus changed to primarily serving individuals with disabilities. We are accredited through the American Camp Association.
Hand In Hand Farm offers family camps for families from all walks of life. We have a lot of experience with special-needs families, we have been providing parenting education, family skills training, and vocational training for many years. Often a place of last resort, we get results if parents are willing to put in the time and effort to change the family dynamics and help their kids develop.