Social Skills Camps and Programs
Parents with shy children may wish to enroll them in social skills camp. These camps teach young children and teens the life skills necessary to better communicate with others in social situations. Kids can not only take part in helpful Read More
Brewster Day Camp invites all campers to pursue and achieve personal growth through group challenges and individual success. BDC campers participate in a variety of activities designed by professionals, dedicated coaches, teachers and university students. Trained BDC staff members introduce campers to age appropriate social skills, while encouraging physical growth, curiousity, self-esteem, and leadership. Together with their friends from all over the world, BDC campers learn to embody the camp motto by sharing summers of Courage, Hope, Good Spirit, and Peace!
Nestled within 700 acres of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, Camp Roanoke is conveniently located just off Interstate 81 exit 132. Since 1925, our campers have enjoyed outdoor adventures such as canoeing, field games, hiking, campfires and a challenge course complete with a 44-foot climbing tower. Older campers will enjoy off-site excursions like rock climbing and caving. Younger campers can stay for just the day with free satellite transportation.
Our affordable tuition includes lodging, meals, and everything needed for a week of outdoor adventure and fun. Camp Roanoke offers a full season of residential summer camps for youth that will...
The Lighthouse Project specializes in serving clients with Nonverbal Learning Disorders, NVLD, Asperger's (AS), high-functioning Autism(HF), Attention deficits ADHD and ADD. Our camps enhance social and sensory development, including friendship, team work, nonverbal communication, frustration tolerance and other social and sensory processing skills. In addition, the children learn about motor planning and coordination, muscle strengthening, and academic related skills. Our camps geared towards preschool and kindergarten children focus on improving pragmatic and social skills and auditory processing. Other camps utilize the Handwriting without Tears program that uses sensory integration to strengthen upper body and hand coordination. ...
Serving children 5 to 10 years old, Emerald Cove Day Camp is committed to growing character, skills, relationships, and faith through old-fashioned fun in a safe and nurturing environment. Campers will come away from their two-week experience with greater friendship and teamwork skills, increased confidence, and a deeper understanding of God's love.
Have you ever wondered how you can make fire with flint & steel? Here at Ohio's favorite summer camp we all teach you how. Take your camping skills to the next level at Wilderness Camp! As a Wilderness camper you will get an in depth look at primitive wood lore and foundational backcountry skills. Skills include orienteering, wilderness survival skills, outdoor cooking, and the opportunity to spend the night in the shelter you build. Hikes to Lyons Falls and special swimming holes will help you stay cool and round out what is sure to be an amazing experience. All Wilderness...
At White Mountain Climbing Camp, we provide an exciting climbing experience that is challenging, safe and tons of fun! Our instructors are trained and certified by the American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA), and we take our students to some of the most spectacular cliffs in New England. Whether they are novice or advanced climbers, our goal is to help our students develop and improve their climbing skills. Our AMGA accredited rock- climbing program adheres to an impressive 3:1 student-to-instructor ratio to ensure the correct level of challenge, guidance, and safety. This also enables us to tailor instruction to each individual's...
Bricks 4 Kidz programs offer an engaging balance of learning and hands-on fun for boys and girls ages 5-13. Our dynamic activity stations and exclusive designs incorporate popular culture while introducing basic principles of science, architecture, engineering, math, and technology. Projects include traditional brick figure models, art mosaic builds, and motorized technic machines. LEGO based games, creative free play and daily take homes are sure to ignite the creativity of your building enthusiast.
Why do many of the world's top athletes choose IMG Academy as their training camp base? For the same reasons why you should choose an IMG Academy camp or program if you want to reach your full potential this year!
With professional-quality facilities and immaculately maintained fields/surfaces, there is no letdown in training- all athletes are surrounded by the type of environment typically only utilized by pro athletes.
To ensure your development as an athlete, every IMG Academy camp includes multiple options to customize your training program.
Spread out over nearly 450 acres in sunny Bradenton, Florida, IMG Academy is the...
From the incredible ancient history of dynasties and the Great Wall in Beijing to the bustling streets of China's Oldest Capital and Presidential Palace in Nanjing, this trip offers fun and exciting experiences full of historical and cultural significance with frequent Chinese speaking opportunities.
Global Link China provides a unique 21-day Chinese language and culture summer camp in China to students worldwide. If you're ready for full language and cultural immersion, visits to China's most famous sites-Terracotta Warriors, Forbidden City, Dr. Sun Yat Sen Museum-, a trek along the Great Wall of China, and sumptuous Peking duck, this fascinating trip is...
Campers enjoy rustic living without the distractions of TV, computers, and telephones in a beautiful lakeside setting. Since 1933, campers and staff have returned year after year because of the feeling of tradition, community, and belonging that they experience. Nightly campfires and over twenty non-competitive activities highlight our group-based program.
Located in Washington, Maine about 3 hours from Boston near Camden on a four-mile long lake with a sandy beach. The program fits those who are non-competitive and interested in the arts. There are theater productions, dance programs and 15 arts studios.
Founded in 1946, Camp Med-O-Lark is a co-ed Maine arts summer camp for children ages 8-16 situated on a pristine lake in Washington, ME. Med-O-Lark offers an all-elective arts program in which campers create their own schedule from a wide array of activities such as performing arts, fine arts, sports, waterfront and much more. Med-O-Lark has always been an...
Welcome to the world of camp at GSGMS. We are very proud of our camp facilities and programs. For nearly 75 years, our camps have helped girls and young women gain the skills, confidence, and resourcefulness to make the world a better place.
Camp Kennebec is wonderful place for teens and kids with special needs, to provide them with an environment that fosters their accomplishments, friendships, and a great time with memories of a fabulous summer.
Campers are ages 6 and up with a variety of exceptionalities--Autism, Asperger's, ADD, ADHD, OCD, Tourette's Syndrome, Learning Difficulties, Social Difficulties, and many others.
Families can choose from overnight camps with sessions lasting from 1 to 6 weeks, whichever is best for the family.
Coed, serves campers with issues of ADHD/ADD, Verbal or Non-Verbal Learning Disabilities, Aspergers Syndrome, &/or mild social concerns. Campers ages 15 - 19 may travel with our teen programs. This year we will be visiting:
Israel:From Jerusalem to Eilat to the Galilee, Haifa and Tel Aviv
The British Isles: From London to Wales, Ireland, Northern Ireland and Scotland
The Southwest: From San Diego east to the desert, Hoover Dam, Las Vegas, Grand Canyon, Joshua Tree and Death Valley
Philadelphia to Williamsburg:Colonial America 14 Days ??? Philadelphia, Amish Country, Gettysburg, Baltimore, Washington, Mt. Vernon and Williamsburg
The Northeast and Canada: From Springfield, MA to New Hampshire,...
Our summer design includes a complementary format of camp sessions that flow as three weeks, two weeks, three weeks. In addition, the three travel programs seamlessly allow a camper to combine camp and travel for the whole summer. We believe this format allows our campers to match their needs and interests while also enabling their families to plan for special family times at home or on vacation. Our travel tours are designed to dovetail with our campus program and thereby allow for participation in both program areas.
Charis Hills is a special needs, recreational summer camp helping children with learning differences build confidence and find success. We serve campers ages 7-18. We welcome campers with ADHD, Learning Disabilities, speech/language and hearing impairment, emotional/behavioral challenges including high functioning Autism and Asperger's. Camp is a great place to teach social skills. Campers also receive academic instruction for one activity period each day. Located one hour from the DFW area.
Frost Valley campers live in a special world where they experience journeys on every scale - from spending their first night away from home & bonding with new friends to bolder quests like mountain hikes. Our roots reach back to 1901, when we established one of the nation's first overnight camps for children. Over a century later, we remain true to the Y mission & our non-profit commitment to bring children of all backgrounds & abilities together in our enriching, life-changing community.
We help youth with AD/HD, LD, Aspergers, or similar or who are adopted to make beneficial changes and experience greater success! Our program provides the structure, consistency and support necessary to gain knowledge and skills in traditional camp and some academic activities each day. Our featured Personal Growth program develops and improves a variety of social skills, so our campers build and maintain positive peer relations, become more self-reliant and strengthen their self concept.
For kids entering 1st grade up to 16 yrs. Whether they want to perform, create sets & costumes or be a CIT, there's something for everyone. Campers learn about all aspects of musical theater while we focus on building their confidence & self-esteem. Ideal for all levels of experience or no experience at all. And we're not just Theater. Afternoons are activity-filled with swimming, indoor/outdoor games, relay races, scavenger hunts, kickball, contests & MORE! We teach our motto: "When you try you're best, you can do ANYTHING!: - by end of summer, our campers see this come true! Half...
HI-STEP Summer Social Skills Program / Camp New Jersey -may serve as Special Education Extended School Year (ESY) program ; HI-STEP: Helping Improve Social-skills Through Evidence-based Practices (ages 6-16) is a 6-week Summer Program (not a sleep-over program). We are designed to teach, improve, and generalize social skills and problem-solving skills.
Healthy atmosphere. We learned at conference that the average American youth spends 6 to 8 hours a day in front of a screen, whether the screen is a computer, television, or cell phone. By leaving electronics unplugged, camp allows girls to move more. We eat healthy meals, snack little, walk a lot, run, laugh and play.
Engage all senses We do our best learning not when we sit and listen, but when all the senses are engaged. At camp we don't just listen, we DO. That stimulus rich environment is the best for soaking it all up!
Authentic role models Not movie...
Saltash Mountain grows wilderness adventurers. A camp for 40 boys and girls, ages 11-14, Saltash Mountain focuses on wilderness traveling, mastering outdoor skills and community building.
Campers at Saltash Mountain Camp (SAM) spend many of their summer days on the trails and rivers of New England. For at least half of their time at camp, all of the campers are exploring on trips of three to seven days. Six to eight campers go on each trip, led by two experienced counselors. During their time "In-Camp," SAM campers play music, write and perform zany skits, swim in Lake Ninevah, and participate...
The Wediko Summer Program is a co-ed 45-day therapeutic residential program for children ages 7-19 who struggle socially, emotionally, and behaviorally. Wediko offers a unique opportunity for children to get intensive adult support as they learn, explore, and discover new skills in an outdoor setting. We have over 70 years of working with children who struggle with ADHD, Anxiety, Depression, Learning Disabilities, Social Skills Deficits including those from Spectrum Disorders and Non-Verbal Learning Disabilities, Mood Disorder, Special Needs Adoptions, and Attachment Disorders. The Summer Program is located on a picturesque 450-acre lakefront campus in Windsor, New Hampshire, providing a serene...
Quest Therapeutic Camps of Southern California provides a 6-week summer day camp and rock climbing therapeutic groups throughout the school year.
Quest Camps, located in Orange County, CA, offers an innovative, evidence-based therapeutic program that has been found to reduce problems not only at camp but at home, school and in everyday life for children 6 to 18 years old with mild to moderate social, emotional and/or behavioral difficulties. We are a Special Needs Camp that provides treatment for a variety of difficulties that children have including ADHD, Asperger's Disorder, anxiety, depression, adjustment disorders and learning disabilities.
Our experts in the treatment...
Camp Northwood's primary mission is to create a sense of community and belonging for a population of socially isolated and immature learning challenged and high functioning autistic children. Camp Northwood's program of formalized social skill instruction, woven into the fabric of a traditional camp environment, enables campers to develop age appropriate social skills while enjoying the same types of activities experienced by more traditional populations of children at camps across the country.