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Camp For Special Needs Children – Why is Social Dance the
most popular activity for our older campers?

Social Dance Activity for Campers at Camp Lee Mar

Camp For Special Needs Children – Why is Social Dance the most popular activity for our older campers?   Ask any senior camper what their favorite evening activity is at camp and you will get a very definite answer! – Social Dance!   Social dance is the highlight of the week for our campers. A Continue Reading…

What is so important about this camp T-shirt? – Camp for
Special Needs Children.

Camp Lee Mar Camp T-Shirt for Campers

What is so important about this camp T-shirt? – Camp for Special Needs Children.   A camp T-shirt is special in so many ways. It can remind a child of an amazing summer camp experience, their friends, and the comradery that is unique to overnight camp. It might be a camp T-shirt from a special Continue Reading…

Tips to Help Children With Special Needs Transition
at Summer Camps

Children With Special Needs

Effective Tips To Help Children With Special Needs Transition at Summer Camps   Who doesn’t like to be in their comfort zone? Being pushed out of your comfort zone at work, home or school is the reason why many people face challenges during times of transition. This is the reason that everyone, regardless of their Continue Reading…

Friendships, Communication and Connections with
Children at Special Needs Summer Camps?

Summer Programs For Special Needs Children

Friendships, Communication and Connections with Children at Special Needs Summer Camps?   Children with special needs are amazing unique individuals. Each of our campers has their own set of strengths and areas of need. The way that we, as staff, communicate with our campers at Camp Lee Mar, helps them learn how to build connections Continue Reading…

What does it mean to be an American Camp Association
accredited summer camp special needs program?

American Camp Association Accreditation Program

What does it mean to be an American Camp Association accredited summer camp special needs program?   Camp Lee Mar is proud to be accredited by the American Camp Association (ACA), the country’s leading professional accreditation organization for camps. This means that we have passed a detailed review, consisting of over 300 standards checks!   Continue Reading…

Job Training and Special Needs Summer Programs – Campers
interview, keep down a job and can even get
fired – Why is our Job Training Program so successful?

Special Needs Children at Job Training Program Camp Lee Mar

Job Training and Special Needs Summer Programs – Campers interview, keep down a job and can even get fired – Why is our Job Training Program so successful?   At Camp Lee Mar we have a wonderful job training program which seems to be unique among special needs summer programs. Our assistant director and academic Continue Reading…

What is a Functional Academic Program? – Camp For Special
Needs Children

Functional Academic Program for special needs children

What is a Functional Academic Program? – Camp For Special Needs Children   When parents consider registering their child for a summer at Camp Lee Mar they have usually reviewed our website and are looking for a summer of fun, life skills, and education for their child.  We discuss their child’s I.E.P., speech and academic Continue Reading…

Summer Camp Special Needs Swim Programs

Summer camp special needs swim programs help children with swim

Summer camp special needs swim programs – Many of our parents just never thought their children would learn to swim – On Visiting Day these parents are in tears!   One of the most popular baby and child classes attended by parents in the USA are water safety and learn to swim classes.  Not only Continue Reading…

Weight Loss Camps for Children with Special Needs

Weight loss camps for children with special needs

Weight loss camps for children with special needs – What does Camp Lee Mar have to offer?   When first time parents contact us for information about Camp Lee Mar they usually have one of three concerns about their child’s weight.   Their child is regular weight for their age and height and parents want Continue Reading…

Does Camp Lee Mar offer ABA Camp Programs?

ABA for campers on the autism spectrum

Does Camp Lee Mar offer ABA Camp Programs?   Many of our campers have taken part in ABA programs as part of early intervention or school programs. ABA school based programs and ABA camp programs can provide great structure for learning social and emotional skills. Finding a camp program that can continue to develop these Continue Reading…