Specialized Adventures Camp – Now Waiver Funded!

A social skills development camp for individuals ages 8 – 18. Any child in need of social skill development is welcome, however, the camp is specially designed for children with moderate to high functioning Autism Spectrum Disorders. This is not an ESY Camp but may be covered for some school districts as ESY.  The camp runs Monday-Friday 9am-3pm. An online camp application can be found by scrolling to the bottom of the page.

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Pricing- $1,400/camper/two week session

Specialized Adventures is a Respite Camp – Code W7285.  Glade Run Lutheran Services’ Code is: 100754254. If participants are applying for waiver funding, the support coordinator will need to apply via the waiver funding portal.

Potential Scholarship Sources for Families

Autism Speaks Family Grants

Achieva Trust Funds

Additional Autism Funding Sources

ODP COVID Protocols

Online Camp Application Instructions

To ensure your application is received, please be sure to fill out every required field and click submit. Please wait to receive the notification of receipt before closing the page.

Summer Camp Application

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    All campers with seizure precautions require medical history clearance from physician for mounted activities.
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St. Stephen’s Extended School Year

St. Stephen’s Lutheran Academy utilizes Glade Run Adventures experiential education activities for students attending ESY​.​​ These ​uniquely tailored activities​, such as therapeutic horseback riding, horticulture, and small animal experiences​ engage students with social skill challenges. Student IEP goals are targeted, monitored and reported to school districts. Camp runs Monday-Thursday 9am-1:30pm.

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Pricing- $3,500/student