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Summer Programs in Maine

 

             

   Camp Summit
   July 23 - August 16, 2018

   Farmington, ME 
                  


The Autism Society of Maine holds a summer camp program for children ages 5-15 with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). The purpose of this program is to develop effective communication skills and peer relationships in a social group setting. This summer program will consist of structured activities supervised by two professionals, and 12-16 college students or paraprofessionals participating in a field experience and earning credits towards their degrees and/or professions.
See ASM's Summer Camp Page

 

   Finding the Pieces Summer Camp
   August 6 - August 17, 2018
   Biddeford, ME


The Autism Society of Maine, City of Biddeford and University of New England hold a summer camp program for children ages (K-5) in York County.  The intent and purpose of the Finding the Pieces Camp is to provide an enriching summer camp experience for children who have autism that celebrates differences and provides opportunities to interact with peers both on and off the spectrum.
See ASM's Summer Camps Page

 



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Summer Camps Serving Campers with Special Needs Directory

Summer Camps with Financial Assistance


Aquaholics Special Surfer Nights
Kennebunk, ME

Offered free to any child or young adult who has special needs.
Always on the third Tuesday of the summer months. Volunteers are welcomed!
www.specialsurfer.org/
207-205-3985


Camp Alsing
Rome, Maine

A co-ed residential summer camp for children ages 9 to 16 with High-Functioning Autism, Asperger's Syndrome or other social communication challenges.
www.campalsing.com


Camp Capella
Holden, ME

Camp CaPella is a lakefront summer camp at Phillips Lake that provides diverse recreational and educational opportunities for children and adults with disabilities.
www.campcapella.org
207-843-5104


Camp Ketcha
Scarborough, ME

Summer camp options for families with children ages 3 to 6 who need additional support to be successful in traditional summer camp.
www.campketcha.org/summer-day-camp
207-883-8977


Camp Mechuwana
Winthrop, ME

A camp experience for adults with special needs.
www.mechuwana.org
207-377-2924


Center for Therapeutic Recreation
Portland, ME

 

A program of the City of Portland Recreation Department. Provides adapted aquatics programs to children and adults with disabilities including autism.
www.portlandmaine.gov/664/Center-for-Therapeutic-Recreation
Rose Cronin 207-874-8874
Karen McPhee 207-756-8275

 


Horizon's Adaptive Climbing Program

Adaptive climbing for all abilities offered at three gyms across the state:
MaineBound, Orono, EVO Rock + Fitness in Portland, and the Anti-Gravity Complex, Carrabassett Valley
Provided: adaptive equipment and trained staff / volunteers to assist you during the climb Cost is $5 per climbing session
https://www.adaptiveoutdooreducationcenter.org/climbing


Maine Robotics Summer Camp

See website for the many locations and start dates available July thru August.
www.camps.mainerobotics.org


Pine Tree Society
Rome, ME

Summer camp for children and adults with physical and / or developmental disabilities.
www.pinetreesociety.org
207-443-3341


Robbie Foundation's Arts Adventure
Arts/Music/Movement
July and August
See website for program and locations
Robbie Foundation


Summer Teen Employment Program
Maine Medical Center - Dept. of Vocational Health
www/destinationoccupation.com
207-662-2714
For Teens and young adults with disabilities. Teens and young adults will work in a competitive paid position for seven weeks in a field of their interest. They also participate in workshops to reinforce and provide solutions to common job site experiences.


STRIVE
South Portland, ME

Campers participate in classes and activities including sports & games, cooking, arts & crafts, and field trips to local attractions.
www.pslstrive.org/camp
207-774-6278