We offer a unique adaptive therapeutic approach based on principles of Applied Behavior Analysis, focusing on the development of independent life skills, socialization, behavior modification and academic instruction to meet IEP goals, as well as any goals you personally may have for your child.
MHKC empowers individuals with disabilities through providing a can-do, accepting, caring, friend-, independence-, and confidence-building environment. We have provided residential camping programs since 1933. In 1957 our focus changed to primarily serving individuals with disabilities. We are American Camp Association certified.
51st season as Part of Southern IL University, Camp Little Giant is located in the Shawnee National Forest along the shores of Little Grassy Lake. All paths, cabins, and facilities are wheelchair accessible
Shady Oaks is an 8 week residential summer camp for people with disabiilties.
Rocky Mountain Village provides recreational opportunities to people with disabilities in the beautiful Rocky Mountains.
Cradle Beach provides hope, opportunities and life changing experiences for children with special needs and children who are economically disadvantaged to help them reach their full potential.
An 8 week series of afternoon clinics that will focus on a different theme each week
Language Arts and math academic summer session for students that learn differently. Certified teachers; individually focused.
Greenville Optimists Camp takes campers who have a disability or who come from an at-risk household.
Therapeutic riding, equestrian-facilitated learning, and life skills for children with physical and cognitive disabilities of all kinds, delivered through one-week and single-day camps designed to provide individualized attention to maximum of 6 students.
At Heaven's Gait Therapeutic Riding Summer camp riders are led by trained instructors and enjoy a one-to-one ratio. While attending camp riders will participate in the following activities: daily horseback riding instruction, Sensory Trail Stations, proper grooming technique instruction, care of tack, proper use of tack, barn chores and crafts. The Horseshow is our culminating activity each week.
Easterseals Timber Pointe Outdoor Center offers week-long camping opportunities for children and adults with disabilities and chronic illnesses.
Kamp Kaleidoscope is a specialized daily summer program for individuals with developmental disabilities to have an enriching experience. While campers are having fun learning new things and meeting new friends, their families rest assure knowing they are in good hands! Weekly themes are incorporated into science and environmental projects, recreational opportunities, social and educational community outings, and health and wellness activities.
Social Skills Summer Programs with a Recreation and Life Skills Focus
DramaRamas is a unique musical theatre program for children ages 8-18 with special needs.
Camp Aldersgate provides traditional residential camping experiences for children with medical, physical, and developmental challenges. Sessions include week long disability specific and inclusive (for children with and without disabilities) summer camps. There are also weekend Respite sessions year round.