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.
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.
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.
Camp Caglewood is a Special Needs Camp that offers weekend camping trips and day camps programs for children and adults with developmental disabilities.
Art It Out's SOCIAL SKILLS summer camp uses dynamic art therapy activities to teach and enhance social skills, such as: listening and following directions, joining in with peers, managing anxiety, expressing anger and frustration appropriately, and conversation skills.
Unique in that local Adult Leaders & High School Buddies live in area, travel to camp with campers and return home with them allowing for friendships to deepen and continue year round.
Excel at Georgia Tech is a four-year certificate program for students with I/DD which focuses on academic enrichment, social fluency, independent living, and career exploration.
Excel will host two academic prep programs annually rising high school juniors and seniors interested in applying to the four-year certificate program. Camp is a week in the life of a Excel student. Therefore, we will focus on the pillars of the program listed above.
We will have so much fun learning about all of our rescued animals, grooming them, feeding them, and making animal- related crafts. We will also learn basic horseback riding skills in our riding ring!
By weaving sensory integration and therapeutic interventions into days packed full of summer fun, we offer your camper a one-of-a-kind camp experience.
Language Arts and math academic summer session for students that learn differently. Certified teachers; individually focused.
Meaningful Relationships - Executive Function Skills - Emotional Regulation - Social Skills - Self Esteem - Well Being
The Chalutzim program at Camp Barney Medintz is designed for children with special needs ages 10-22. Our camp is located in the North Georgia Mountains, about an hour and a half North of Atlanta. Campers in the Chalutzim program develop friendships, gain independent living skills, grow as members of the CBM community, and- most importantly- have lots of fun!
Camp TALk is a summer day camp program which focuses on developing communication skills for children with special needs through movement.
Camp ARROW is a week-long residential camp designed to meet the special needs of children between the ages of 7 and 14 years old with multiple disabilities.
Cumberland Academy of Georgia is a school that specializes in the needs of children with high functioning Autism, Asperger's, LD, ADD,and ADHD.