Summer Camps 2024

  • Camp Name

    Location

    Description/ Mission

    Contact

    Website

    HOFSTRA Summer Camps- REACH Program

    Uniondale, NY

    The REACH program is a fully inclusive program that offers campers with special needs an opportunity to participate in all activities at Hofstra Summer Camp with their peers. Recreational activities are fully inclusive and provide campers with special needs with the opportunity to engage and interact with their peers while participating in recreational sports and activities, outdoor/ indoor games, lunch, and swim.

    516-463-CAMP

    REACH Program | Hofstra Summer Camps, Long Island, NY

    ArchForKids

    Dobbs Ferry, NY

    ArchForKids believes in a hands-on, mind-on approach to learning. Through engaging programs grounded in architecture, design, engineering, and urban planning, ArchForKids spurs young people to explore how the built world around them affects who they are and how they live. Young designers brainstorm, sketch, estimate, design, calculate and construct.

    914-200-3646            

     hello@archforkids.com

    ArchForKids | architecture for children | Kids Out and About Long Island

    Gersh Academy at West Hills Day Camp

    Huntington, NY

    Our professional counselors help campers ages 5 through 13 build self-confidence and make new friends by providing them with the support that they need. Our outstanding facilities will enable your child to experience many new and exciting adventures.

    631-395-3342 Ext. 14                 skleven@gershacademy.org

    Special needs day camp autism aspergers ADHD Long Island New York (iser.com)

    Boy Scouts of America- Suffolk County Council

    Baiting Hollow, NY

    Two programs that offer archery, crafts, and fun sitting around a picnic table with friends.  It's fun to learn something new in a merit badge class, and it is fun to watch the sun set on the beach on Long Island Sound. We take fun very seriously at Baiting Hollow!

    631- 924-7000  

    webmaster@sccbsa.org

    Summer Camp 2024 | Suffolk County Council (sccbsa.org)

    Camp Kehilla

    Greenvale, NY

    Camp Kehilla initiates new opportunities and experiences for campers with special needs. Our innovative program includes activities tailored to children, teens, and young adults with a core focus on building social skills, friendships, independence, and self-esteem.

    516-484-1545 ext. 135         mschiff@sjjcc.org

    Camp Kehilla - Sid Jacobson JCC (sjjcc.org)

    Barry & Florence Friedberg JCC

    Oceanside, NY

    The Friedberg JCC offers inclusion programs for children in grades K-6 based out of our Oceanside building and for children ages 5-13 at Island Quest Day Camp at the Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds in Wheatley Heights. 

    Marcy Hallerman, Program Director for Social and Support Services, 516-634-4173, mhallerman@friedbergjcc.org

    Special Needs - Friedberg JCC

    Commonpoint Queens

    Forest Hills, NY

    Our day camps specialize in serving children 5-21 who have developmental disabilities. Campers have the adventure of full day summer camp experiences at the Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds with occasional field trips.

    npalermo@commonpointqueens.org

    Camp - Commonpoint Queens

    HorseAbility Camp

    Old Westbury, NY

    Camp HorseAbility is a riding, learning, and fun-filled day camp for individuals with special needs. Each day is divided into six primary activities: Horseback Riding, Sports, Arts and Crafts, Swimming, Special Activity and Lunch. 

    516-333-6151

    Camp HorseAbility — HorseAbility

    Mid-Island Day Camp - Mid-Island Y/ JCC

    Plainview, NY

    Our goal is to create a fun, nurturing and supportive environment with typical day camp activities, where campers are assisted by our professional staff to develop skills, build self-confidence, and make lasting friendships.

    Stephanie Ozner, x356 or sozner@miyjcc.org

    Special Needs Camp – Mid-Island Day Camp (midislanddaycamp.org)

    Therapeutic Riding Program @ Parkview Riding Center

    Central Islip, NY

    Horseback riding is one of the few recreational activities other than swimming that is truly physically therapeutic. Horseback riding requires involvement of the whole body and utilizes every muscle and joint.

    pony1962@aol.com

    Camp

    Camp Achieve @ Suffolk Y JCC

    Commack, NY

    A day camp for individuals with special needs that creates a fun, nurturing, and supportive environment with typical indoor/outdoor day camp activities.

    info@syjcc.org   631-462-9800

    CAMP ACHIEVE - Suffolk JCC (syjcc.org)

     

     

     

     

     

    Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck

    Center Moriches, NY

    Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck – is dedicated to the benefit of special-needs individuals of Long Island.  At Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck, our campers experience the joys of boating, arts and crafts, music, adaptive sports and games, swimming, campfires and more.

    (631) 878-1070 

    About Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck Long Island Summer Camp - Camp Pa-Qua-CampTuck (camppaquatuck.com)

    Camp Flying Point

    Southampton, NY

    An inclusion summer camp in which children with autism, age 6 to 21, may learn social and communication skills alongside their typically developing peers.  Trained staff will facilitate social opportunities among campers, who participate in activities including swimming, art, yoga, music and noncompetitive sports, in a structured yet informed environment.

    631-255-5664

    Camp Flying Point — Flying Point Foundation for Autism (fpf4autism.org)