Summer camps are a once in a lifetime opportunity for kids to adventure and explore with their peers. Here are some camps especially good for kids with physical and medical needs.
Camp Korey offers week long sessions 8 times throughout the summer for children between the ages of 7 and 16 who live with a serious or life-altering medical condition. All outdoor activities are accessible for a variety of needs. Medical and assistant.Campers can choose how they participate in the following activities:
- arts & crafts
- stage performances
- equestrian program
- pet therapy
- an indoor rock wall
- an adaptive ropes course with zip line.
Kiwanis Camp Casey is a week long summer camp for children ages 6-17 with physical disabilities. Campers are given accommodations to participate in the following activities:
- trips to the beach and Fort Casey
- a dance
- talent show
- themed meals
- Interest groups: cooking, science, drama, sports, etc.
- appearances from local mascots and performers
Check out Seattle Children’s Hospital Summer Camp list for a list of Washington state camps that provide accommodations for children with a variety of diagnoses and needs. If cost is an issue, many of the camps have scholarships available.
Contact Anna Brown, BS, PT, DPT to make a physical therapy appointment for your child in your home and community.
Foundation Children’s Physical Therapy 206.499.7671 -firstname.lastname@example.org www.foundationchildrensphysicaltherapy.com