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.
Encounters designed to connect autistic artists with professional artists, engineers, and specialists in the local Film & Entertainment industry with hands-on experiences!
AuSM camps are tailored for youth and adults with autism, and offer activities that support needs of all kinds.
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.
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.
Camp Tall Tree provides a traditional overnight summer camp experience. Our program aims to serve kids and young adults on the Autism Spectrum, as well as their siblings and neurotypical peers. We offer 4 programs: Main Camp for kids on the spectrum, Explorers for young adults to practice life skills, Siblings for kids with a sibling with a diagnosis, and Peers for neurotypical teens interested in diverse friendships.
Camp Care is for kids with autism to have the opportunity to attend a fun-filled summer camp. At Camp CARE, we recognize that every child is unique. We are committed to providing supports to promote the individuality and independence of each camper. Camp days for children with ASD are filled with learning opportunities, outdoor activities, and community outings. Staff is ABA trained and experienced working with kids with ASD.
Autistic Community Activity Program (ACAP) provides education through recreation for people with Autism (ASD) via fun daily recreational community activities and learning experiences.
Camp Dream is a recreational, traditional summer camp experience for children and young adults with moderate to severe physical and developmental disabilities. Camp Dream is 100% volunteer, offering a one-to-one camper-counselor ratio. Camp Dream is a barrier free environment that has never turned away a camper due to the severity of their disability or their financial capability.
Camp Kodiak is an integrated overnight summer camp for children and teens with and without Learning Disabilities, ADHD, and high-functioning ASD. We provide an academic program, a social skills program that is embedded into everything we do, and 50+ activities! We have a professional staff and a 2:1 camper-to-staff ratio. Our comfortable lakeside cabins include electricity, a bathroom and shower. Your child deserves an amazing summer!
Inclusive equestrian camp for children and teens providing horseback riding, nature walks, fishing, cooking, gardening, music, arts and crafts, dance, team building games, special guests and so much more! Every day is structured and scheduled with multiple activity choices to suit everyone's interests. One on one camper to counselor ratio. Two supervisor/directors leading the camps.
Chance 2 Dance is Central Florida's only inclusive and accommodating dance company. We work with children, youth, and adults with varying needs and disabilities. We will have weekly storybook themed camps throughout the summer for different age groups put on by our dance instructors who are professional dancers whom have their bachelor's degree in dance and are also 'Inclusion and Special Needs' Certified.
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.
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.
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.