Summer’s here again! For families in the Tampa Bay area, that means record-breaking heat indexes and afternoon thunderstorms. Keeping children engaged during the hottest, wettest months of the year is a challenge, particularly for parents who have children with special needs
Here are some of our favorite summer programs designed to expand your child’s social, physical, emotional, and cognitive skills:
Camp Boggy Creek: A year round camp for seriously ill children. They offer week long summer sessions for children and family retreat weekends for the whole family. There is no charge to the children or families.
Camp Wego: Offers camping and all-inclusive travel programs for travelers 6 and older with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Arts4All Florida Art Camps: For students with autism or other ESE related disabilities.
Camp Idlewild: Camp Idlewild of Florida offers a variety of camping experiences for 6 to 17 year-olds with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other unique challenges.