During a five week experience, we help children improve their confidence and ability to make friends by providing a fun and creative environment. We provide a variety of activities that range from traditional camp activities, arts and crafts, theatre, to executive functioning skill development and social thinking skills.

Shady Oaks is an 8 week residential summer camp for people with disabilities.

Easterseals Timber Pointe Outdoor Center offers week-long day and overnight camping opportunities for children and adults with disabilities and chronic illnesses.

Makanda, IL

Camp Little Giant is located on Little Grassy Lake in beautiful southern Illinois. We offer a wide range of camps to accommodate those with cognitive, intellectual, and developmental disabilities.

Ingleside, IL

Special Camps (est in 1995), is an all volunteer run camp for campers with intellectual disabilities. This year we will rent Camp Red Leaf in Ingleside, IL for our exclusive use in June.

Carbondale, IL

Brehm Summer Program is a holistic, four-week, co-ed boarding program for students ages 11-18, designed to advance students’ academic, social, and emotional skills, by helping them acquire a better understanding of themselves, their peers, and the world around them.