A range of camps meets the needs of children with physical, emotional, behavioural or medical challenges. Some focus on children with cancer or other medical conditions; others have programs for children with autism or attention deficit disorder.
Some general residential and day camps include programs that integrate a number of children with certain special needs. Other camps are completely focused on meeting the needs of children who need specific adaptations and support to enjoy camp.
Read more about camps for children with special needs here.
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Specialized camps for kids with Special Needs
You can also find traditional camps that cater to kids with specific needs such as Autism, ADD or a physical disability by using our advanced search tool. Simply click on the support that you require in the Special Needs support section and leave all other areas empty.
How long, or short, a camp session should my child attend the first time?
Camp experts say: It depends. Your child's age, independence and previous camp experience are all factors; so is your comfort...read more
A friend told me that the York Regional Police Force were running a camp for troubled teens this year at Algonquin Park. When is this taking place?
The York Regional Police Force does hold Youth Opportunity Camps however we have not heard of anything for this summer...read more
What should I bring if I go to the LONG BAY CAMP - Arts By The Lake camp?
Long Bay Camp - Arts By The Lake camp is a residential (or overnight) camp, therefore campers spend 1...read more
Looking for a weight loss camp for 13 year old boy in Ontario, Michigan, Quebec.
Almost all summer camps promote physical fitness and good eating habits, so sending your son to any overnight sports...read more
I do not want any over night camps for my 10 year old but I also have a 13 year old that can have over nights if need be. Also I'm not sure if you have anything for a 2 year old (program) that I can part take in as well
We have information on our website devoted to day camps here: http://www.ourkids.net/day-camps.php which list where they’re located, age range, and...read more