Enhancing the lives of adults with intellectual disabilities
through recreation, socialization and life skills education.
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Camp Blue Skies provides 5 day/4 night overnight camps for adults with developmental disabilities, including Down syndrome and mild to moderate Autism. In addition to the many recreational and outdoor activities available to our campers, we offer learning activities to address individual independence. Campers have opportunities to challenge themselves in a safe environment in order to enhance their interests and abilities while further developing their social skills.
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Upcoming Camp Sessions:
We currently offer camp sessions in three locations. Click on the locations below for more detailed information, or click here for general information about all Camp Blue Skies sessions.
Camp Blue Skies – North Carolina
Session 1: Oct. 4-8, 2014 (Sat-Wed)
Session 2: Oct. 11-15, 2014 (Sat-Wed)
Located at Camp Harrison at Herring Ridge in Boomer, NC (about 90 minutes north of Charlotte, NC) between Wilkesboro, NC, and Lenoir, NC. (Map)
**The camper application will be available in late spring. If you are new to Camp Blue Skies, and would like to stay informed about the upcoming camp session, please click here to submit your contact information.
Camp Blue Skies – Georgia
Located at Camp Twin Lakes, in Rutledge, GA. The Camp is approximately 45 minutes east of Atlanta, just south of I-20. (Map)
**2015 Dates will be announced later this summer or fall. If you are new to Camp Blue Skies, and would like to stay informed about the upcoming camp sessions, please click here to submit your contact information.
Camp Blue Skies – Ohio
Sept. 7-11, 2014 (Sun-Thurs)
Located at Recreation Unlimited in Ashley, Ohio (approximately 45 minutes north of Columbus). (Map).
**The camper application is open, click here to apply today!!
**Volunteers can also go ahead and sign up now!
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