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5 Ways to prepare your child for a residential special needs camp
experience

Prepare your child for a residential special needs camp experience

5 Ways to prepare your child for a residential special needs camp experience Once you have made the decision to send your child to Camp Lee Mar you are now ready to start planning and packing for the summer. Here are a few tips regarding getting ready for a summer at camp: Be organized – Continue Reading…

Touring a Summer camp for children with special needs!

Fun-filled summer camp for children with special needs

Summer camp for children with special needs – What happens when you take a tour of Camp Lee Mar? Summer Camps for children with special needs are an amazing experience for children! It is a great way for children to experience independence away from home, learn new skills and make amazing friends in a supported Continue Reading…

Why Our Speech Therapy Programs and Camps are so Successful?

Key reasons our social skills and speech therapy programs are so successful

Why are Camp Lee Mar’s Speech Therapy Programs and Speech Therapy Camps so Successful? Communication and speech-related challenges vary from camper to camper at Lee Mar. Some campers may have limited verbal communication, other campers may love to talk, but have difficulty holding a conversation, staying on the conversation topic, or have difficulty understanding body Continue Reading…

Working at Summer Camps For children with special needs

Everything you need to know about working at the best summer camp

Are you interested in working at Summer Camps For children with special needs? – Everything you need to know about interviewing and working at Camp Lee Mar. “Camp Lee Mar is an incredibly special place, I have been privileged enough to work here for two summers now. There is so much love, hard work and Continue Reading…

How to help your special needs kids process their summer
experience

Amazing summer experience at summer programs for special needs kids

Summer programs for special needs kids – How to help your child process their summer experience. Although it is tempting to question your child about their summer at Camp Lee Mar the minute they arrive home, the reality is that it can take a little while for a child to truly process the effects and Continue Reading…

A Camp Friendship Circle – The Sense of Belonging and Comradery

Children Learn the Sense of Belonging and Comradery with us

A Camp Friendship Circle – The Sense of Belonging and Comradery Camp Lee Mar has an amazing speech, social skills and academic program. It is such a strong program that many parents feel that their camper learns more in the seven weeks at Camp Lee Mar than they do during the school year! The best Continue Reading…

What age should I let my child go to a summer camp for kids with
autism?

When your child ready for summer camp for kids with autism

What age should I let my child go to a summer camp for kids with autism? This can be a complex question to answer. Usually it depends on a parent’s personal camp experience. Adults who grew up attending a sleep-away summer camp are more likely to understand the benefits a summer camp has to offer Continue Reading…

How Summer Camp For Special Needs Kids Is Like A College
Experience.

We help special needs kids develop daily living skills

The benefits of camp for special needs kids – how Camp Lee Mar is like a college experience. There are so many benefits to an overnight camp experience for all children! Camp helps kids learn to be independent, to adjust to being away-from-home, and to help learn to voice their wants and needs while self-advocating. Continue Reading…

Your Child is at a Summer Camp For Special Needs Children! –
Now What?

Awesome 7-week summer camp program at Camp Lee Mar

You did it – you took the leap of faith and your child is at camp for special needs children, Camp Lee Mar’s awesome 7-week summer camp program! That’s so exciting! – But now what do you do? For many parents and families this is the first time their child with special needs has been Continue Reading…

Special needs summer camps and scholarship programs

Special Needs Summer Camp Lee Mar Scholarship Program

Do special needs summer camps like Camp Lee Mar have scholarship programs? Camp Lee Mar is definitely a unique experience with its academic program, speech program, daily living skills and so much more. So many children need the Camp Lee Mar experience, but many families are going through very difficult financial situations, especially now, due Continue Reading…