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.
A day camp dedicated to children and adolescents with Aspergers.
Children 12 to 17 throughout the Southeast diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) now have a special Jewish summer camp with a supportive environment that encourages social interaction and personal growth. Beginning this summer, Camp Ramah Darom will offer a new Tikvah program with two four-week summer experiences designed specifically for ASD campers.
Each counselor is responsible for leading 1-2 campers each session through a week of typical camping activities, such as swimming, arts and crafts, hiking, boating, etc. Responsibilities include adapting activities and environments to camper needs, assisting campers in areas of communication, personal care, and other deficit areas, and encouraging participation.
A therapeutic social skills program in a fun summer day camp-like environment developed by the regional leader in providing therapeutic social skills for children with Aspergers and related disorders.
We offer a unique program for individuals with autism using visually structured programming, 1:1 and 1:2 positive support from well trained college and graduate students, development of independent living skills, and opportunities for engaging in social interaction with peers.
Autistic Community Activity Program (ACAP) provides education through recreation for people with Autism (ASD) via fun daily recreational community activities and learning experiences.
Transitions programs train young adults with autism, ADHD, nonverbal learning disabilities and other learning differences in skills such as executive functioning, leadership, self-advocacy, wellness, social relationship building and independent living. Students also experience socially rich recreational opportunities, memorable Adirondack outings, college tours and entertainment opportunities in a safe, supportive environment.
Camp Easter Seals UCP provides a traditional camping experience for children and adults with physical and intellectual disabilities. Located in Craig County near Roanoke, VA, in a beautiful mountain setting. The camp features eight seperate living cabins and various activities including an outdoor swimming pool and Craig Creek for canoeing.
Summit Camp serves campers, ages 8 - 19, with issues of AD/HD, Aspergers syndrome, NVLD, mild Learning Disabilities, and/or challenging behaviors at our Honesdale, PA. campus. Summit Travel, ages 15-19, is a continuation service, this summer visiting major destinations with the same support systems for our older campers.
A Special camp for the Special Child. We appreciate each child for who they re,regardless of ability. Camp Motto "We are the Champions!"