Autistic Community Activity Program (ACAP) provides education through recreation for people with Autism (ASD) via fun daily recreational community activities and learning experiences.
Encounters designed to connect autistic artists with professional artists, engineers, and specialists in the local Film & Entertainment industry with hands-on experiences!
A day camp dedicated to children and adolescents with Aspergers.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
YEAR-ROUND, full care, overnight camp for adults with developmental disabilities, including specialized 1:1 sessions for campers who require individualized care. Each year we serve over 350 campers who join us for one or two week sessions. Shepherds Camp is celebrating over 55 years of creating the best home away from home, a vacation full of life long friends and memories, and the unforgettable experience of camp.
A special needs camp for children with learning and developmental challenges. Traditional camp activities PLUS academics, speech and language therapy, and daily living skills.
Camp Starfish is a not-for-profit residential camp which serves children between the ages of 7 to 14 who have emotional, behavioral and learning challenges.