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Program Details


Activities Offered
  • Archery
  • Basketball
  • Biking
  • Boating
  • Bowling
  • Camp
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ropes Course
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Various Recreational Activities
  • Various Sports
  • Volleyball
Participants Served
  • Age range of participants: 9 to 12

  • Accessible by Public Transportation: No

  • Transportation Provided by the Program: No


Camp Firefly is a week long, overnight summer camp experience for boys and girls, ages 9-12 who have been diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome, Non-Verbal Learning Disorder, Learning Disabilities, ADD, ADHD, High Functioning Autism, or related disorders that have a significant impact on social skill development.

The Camp provides a unique camp experience designed to foster friendships and positive social interactions among campers in a supportive, safe, and structured atmosphere.

Camp Firefly is held at Camp Henry Horner, which is located on Wooster Lake in Ingleside, Illinois. Our natural setting on 180 acres offers rolling meadows, woodlands, a meandering creek and miles of trails running through our property. Other areas include: campfire circles, large sports fields, tennis center, skate park, basketball courts, a large recreation hall, and an arts & crafts center.

Camp Firefly offers a range of recreational activities for your child to enjoy including: tennis, archery, softball, volleyball, gymnastics, biking, arts and crafts, outdoor living, skills, ropes courses, instructional & free swim, fishing, canoeing, pontoon boat rides, scavenger hunts, and cookouts. special outings including bowling & miniature golf.