Co-ed, Special Needs, Sleep away
Skills – experience with children and young people with learning challenges a plus but not essential. Lifeguards, ropes course instructors and anyone with an educational career aim.
Summit Camp & Travel is a therapeutically designed sleepaway summer Camp and Travel program organized to meet the social and emotional needs of special population and their families. Their programs serve children of average to above average intelligence who have a variety of developmental, social, emotional, and learning issues. They host children ages 8-19 who have diagnoses that often include Asperger syndrome, ADD/ADHD, verbal and non-verbal learning disabilities (NVLD), HFA (including PDD-NOS), speech and language issues, and sensory integration issues. Some of the campers may also have issues related to gaps in executive function, Tourette’s syndrome and/or Bi-Polar disorder.
Is this the camp for you?
If you are ready for a summer that will both challenge you and be the most rewarding of your life, then Summit is for you. We can guarantee you will leave a different person than you arrive.
Find the perfect camp for you We match our coursellors to the camp that best fits them - here are some of the camps you have to choose from.
Hidden Valley Camp Maine Features the finest in arts and outdoor programs for children ages 8 to 14 and teens.
Horizons Connecticut A sleep-away camp for people with special needs where they live, learn, work and play.
Camp Chipinaw New York A co-ed sleep-away that welcome boys and girls age 7 through 16 to join us for a summer of Fun, Friends, Sports, Arts and Adventure.
Camp Carolina North Carolina An all-boys sleepaway located on a lake and surrounded by the Smokey Mountains National Park.