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.
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.
Cumberland Academy of Georgia is a school that specializes in the needs of children with high functioning Autism, Asperger's, LD, ADD,and ADHD.
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.
Our camps are geared towards students at 3rd - 8th-grade academic levels or rising 9th graders to first-year college students. Both camps enhance social skills and maintain academic performance. Elementary/middle school students will develop their social skills through team-building exercises, enriching activities, and exciting field trips. High school focus topics will include physical well-being, mindfulness, and Adulting 101.
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.
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.
Our social skills Camp uses art, games, sports, music, improv, team challenges, activities, and discussions to develop social skills, foster positive peer interactions and create a FUN Camp experience! All Camps are run by Master level therapists.