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
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...
Children with learning and developmental disabilities thrive in Camp Tova's small group setting. Making friends and developing a wide variety of creative, social and physical skills are the goals for Tova campers. They participate in a variety of camp activities specially designed to foster each child's emotional, social and physical growth. They swim each day and participate in a variety of sports, arts, nature and other activities. On Fridays, Tova goes on trips to such destinations as the beach, a small zoo, amusement parks, bowling, etc. Counselors and specialists have a background in special education and are committed to...
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!
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.
Camp Lee Mar is a private residential special needs camp for children and teenagers with mild to moderate learning and developmental challenges. A structured environment, individual attention and guidance are emphasized at all times. Campers enjoy traditional camp activities PLUS academics, speech and language therapy, music and art therapy, daily living skills, sensory-motor-perceptual training, and computers. We also have therapeutic horseback riding and overnight trips. Heated pool, modern facilities and air-conditioned buildings, including bunks.
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...
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.
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...
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.
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...
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...
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.
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,...
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.
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...
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.
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...
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.
CVMAC is a wilderness style survival camp that brings young men back to the basics and teaches them the importance of teamwork. Thus, it is operated in a wilderness setting with minimal conveniences, which serves to maximize opportunities to search ones heart and learn purpose for life. Campers are challenged to build their own shelters, prepare their own food, and participate in physical and mental competitions. CVMACs goal is to help youth recognize their poor decision-making skills, learn how to eradicate those detrimental habits, and begin to build a positive foundation on which to base positive decision-making skills. It does...
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...
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.
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.
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