Since our start in 1963 as Greater Cincinnati's first summer camp for children with disabilities, Stepping Stones has a long history of innovation! Today, we offer a variety of recreation programs year-round for ages 5 to 64 at four Greater Cincinnati locations. Learn more by clicking on the link to our website.
SMILE Summer Camp was developed for children with disabilities out of a need to provide them with a fun, interactive way to further develop their social skills and to help these kids have a better summer - and a better life.
Summer is a time to explore new adventures, have fun, and make friends. Summer Camp at Fieldstone Farm is an exceptional experience where campers discover their unique talents in week-long day camps. Camp staff, instructors, and counselors are specially-trained to bring out the best in children with special needs. Each day camp includes horseback riding and a variety of other activities tied into the week's theme.
Located on 52 acres in the Cleveland Metroparks Mill Stream Run Reservation in Strongsville, Camp Cheerful is Ohio's first barrier-free camp. Camp Cheerful offers residential co-ed sessions in a beautiful outdoor environment for children and adults ages 7 and older with special needs.
Camp Nuhop is a residential summer camp for neurodiverse children, diagnosed but not limited to ASD, ADHD, Learning Disabilities, Anxiety, Depression, PTSD, ODD, DMDD, IED, PDD-NOS, and other neurodiversities. Our 3:8 staff to camper ratio provides a traditional summer camp program with staff support to engage with each camper's individual and diverse needs. We focus on supporting the social and emotional needs of our campers.
Camp Courageous serves children and adults with all types of special needs and developmental disabilities. We offer summer day and residential camp, and fall respite weekends.
Camp Snowcubs was developed for children with disabilities out of a need to provide them with a fun, interactive way to further develop their social skills and to help these kids have a better winter break - and a better life.
The summer camp program at Camp Paradise has provided a safe and secure environment for individuals with disabilities since 1967. Campers get the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities and build friendships that last a lifetime!