Weekends: March 15-17, October 25-27
Location: Camp Twin Lakes Will-A-Way, Winder, GA
Time: 6:30 PM Friday to 10:00 AM Sunday
Days: Friday - Sunday
Middle/High/Young Adult with HFA/aspics Specialty Group: Camp Journey
Cost: $175 per weekend
Thanks to the grant-writing and fund raising efforts of Spectrum Autism Support Group Camp fees are offered at a reduced rate for all.
Camp Journey is an overnight camp focused on social skills, building friendships, teamwork, manners, and self-esteem. Camp activities include directed social skills instruction in a typical overnight camp setting. Campers enjoy hot meals prepared each day, heated and air-conditioned cabins, and a variety of typical overnight camp activities. Activities may include swimming, hiking, fishing, archery, climbing, canoing, sports, and more.
Staff:Our Programs are staffed by certified special education teachers and paraprofessionals. These individuals have been trained specifically in the field of autism and have experience with children functioning at various levels of the spectrum. Parents can be confident that their child’s social, language, and behavioral needs are being appropriately addressed in a fun and safe environment during the summer months. Medical professionals are on staff at all Camp Journey events.
Campers: Older Elementary Students to young Adults with High Functioning Autism and Asperger's Syndrome
from age 9 through young adults
*Campers are grouped by age an ability level to provide a positive and successful experience for everyone*