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Welcome to our new CLM Blog!

My name is Lynsey Trohoske, I am the assistant director at Camp Lee Mar. I have three amazing children, my middle child happens to be on the autism spectrum and is a camper at Lee Mar. I joined camp as a counselor in 1998 and loved the campers and their families so much that Camp Continue Reading…

Private Special Needs Camps

Choosing to send your child to a private special needs camp is the same as choosing to send a child to a private mainstream camp. There may be cheaper day programs in your area, or there may be free school programs that your child may be eligible for, but a private camp (regular or special Continue Reading…

Do you have a Camp for Children with Down Syndrome?

Many traditional camps have bunks or small programs for campers with special needs; while other special needs camps may have assigned weeks for a specific diagnoses, a camp for children with Down Syndrome, or a week for campers with autism. Although we may not have a weeklong camp for children with Down Syndrome, or a Continue Reading…