MichTic is camp session at Summer at Emerson School serving children whose primary diagnosis or life challenge is Tourette Syndrome or a tic disorder. MichTic runs July 22 to Friday, July 26, 2019 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The camp's creator / lead instructor, Larry Biederman, is a veteran teacher with 21 years of summer camp leadership experience. Larry has a tic disorder and created the camp to support the needs of an underserved population.
Skyline welcomes campers with special needs in three sessions (teens, young adults, adults) for week-long residential camp. Just north of Metro Detroit, Skyline is accredited by the American Camp Association. Ratio for special needs camps is 1:3.
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.