Questions for Camps

When selecting a camp for a child with a disability for the first time, parents often have many questions. The following list of frequently asked questions includes questions that parents can ask camp staff along with considerations for accessibility and disability-related accommodations. Considerations for selecting a camp include:

  • Facilities: Property, buildings, and transportation.
  • Staff: Staff hiring, staff training, and staff supervision.
  • Camper Care: Physical, emotional, and social care of children.
  • Programming: Camp activities such as types of activities, safety of activities, and benefits of participation.