Find a summer camp in Westchester County for your child with special needs.
Finding the right programs for children with special needs to have fun can be a challenge—especially if the camp your kid wants to attend doesn’t have the proper support for children with special needs. We took the guesswork out of your summer camp shopping and compiled a list of summer camps in Westchester County that are either only for children with special needs or offer services and programs for children with special needs in a mainstream setting. These camps with programs for children with special needs are located in and near Westchester County, including day and specialty camps located in Larchmont, White Plains, Southfield, Pleasantville, Harrison, New Rochelle, and Tarrytown.
Camp Funkist - YWCA White Plains
515 North St., White Plains
Summer programs are designed to complement children’s extended school year programs. Participants enjoy a variety of therapeutic recreation programs that support and strengthen cognitive, physical, social and affective skills in a safe, supportive and fun-filled environment. Family members receive support, respite, and the opportunity for family participation in recreation activities.
Curtain Call, Inc.
1349 Newfield Ave., Stamford, CT
Curtain Call's educational team has had years of experience working with students with special needs and learning disabilities in integrated classrooms. Please contact our Education Director directly at 203-329-8207 x16 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Destination Science - The FUN Science Day Camp for Kids 5-11!
Larchmont, New Rochelle, Tarrytown, and White Plains
We have had many campers with mild special needs at Destination Science. Please call us to discus your child’s unique requirements (888)909-2822. If your child requires an aide in school, then you will need to send an aide to camp.
151 Crotona Ave., Harrison
The special needs classes are designed for those who need a more quiet, dedicated environment. Children attend this class with someone who can help manage their various individual needs. Our instructor will provide skill level-appropriate instruction and spotting with the help of the caregiver as needed.
1923 Palmer Ave., Larchmont
Special Needs Students and Campers are always welcome. MacInspires strives to create an inspiring and educational environment for kids of all backgrounds.
Mosholu Day Camp
261 Arden Valley Road, Southfield
Campers with special needs are involved in our Camp Sunshine Program in which closer camper-to-counselor ratios help to make the summer successful. Campers and parents must submit an IEP and schedule a pre-camp intake to make sure we meet the camper’s needs.
The Windward School Summer Program
40 W. Red Oak Lane, White Plains
All instructors are trained in The Windward School's research-validated multi-sensory approach. The summer program is for students of all academic levels; however, The Windward School is world-renowned for its approach for children with language-learning disabilities.
Westfair Swim Camp
Pace University, 861 Bedford Road, Pleasantville
High functioning special needs campers have always been a welcome addition to our camp. Westfair Swim Camp focuses on individual skill development and water safety for all swim levels. Swimmers will be instructed in small groups of similar age, skill and experience.