Summer Autism Programs High Point NC

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Foundations 2 Transitions, LLC
(336) 323-1087
5415 W Friendly Avenue
Greensboro, NC
Support Services
ABA, Therapy Services, Academic Assessments, Auditory Integration Therapy, Babysitting / Childcare, Behavior Assessment, Behavorial Intervention, Camps, Disability Advocacy, Early Intervention, Educational Advocacy, Educational Assessment, Job Coach, Marriage & Family Counseling, Military Families, Nutritional Counseling, Psychological Counseling, Respite, Sensory Integration, Social Skills Training, Summer Camp/ESY, Support / Tutoring, Support Group Meetings, Training/Seminars, Verbal Behavior
Ages Supported
1-5 Grade,11-12 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,Kindergarten,Preschool

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Edward L. Lewis
(336) 476-6828
1420 Yokley Rd.,
Thomasville, NC
Support Services
Disability Advocacy, Education, Legal Services

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Jenn Godwin, BCaBA
(336) 471-6180
3694 2A Cotswold Ave
Greensboro, NC
Support Services
ABA/Discrete Trial, Early Intervention, Training/Seminars, Verbal Behavior
Ages Supported
Preschool,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade

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CARD The Center for Autism and Related Disorders, Inc. (Greensboro)
(336) 855-1700
3711 West Market Street, Suite B
Greensboro, NC
Support Services
Support Organization

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Division TEACCH - Greensboro
(336) 334-5773
122 North Elm Street, Suite 920
Greensboro, NC
Support Services
Early Intervention, Medical, Research, Support Organization, Therapy Providers, Training/Seminars

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Dr. Kristie Thompson
(336) 306-5644
6348 Mary Lee Way
High Point, NC
Support Services
Other

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HorsePower Therapeutic Learning Center
(336) 931-1424
8001 Leabourne Road
Colfax, NC
Support Services
Hippotherapy (Horseback Riding), Other, Therapy Providers

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Carolina Psychological Associates
(336) 272-0855
Greensboro, NC
Support Services
Behavior Assessment, Educational Assessment, Play Therapy, Psychological Counseling, Social Skills Training
Ages Supported
1-5 Grade,11-12 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,Kindergarten,Preschool

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National Board for Certified Counselors
(336) 547-0607
3 Terrace Way, Suite D
Greensboro, NC
Support Services
Other

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Ted Anderson, M.D.
(336) 334-5601
122 N. Elm Street, Suite 400
Greensboro, NC
Support Services
Medical

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How To Find A Summer Autism Program

How to find a summer autism program

Lisa Jo Rudy

You finally made it through the school year. Despite all the obstacles, your child did pretty well. You even saw him meet some of his IEP goals. But now summer is looming, and you have no clue what to do with him. Ordinary summer camp looks pretty unlikely - after all, how many camp programs offer “social skills” along with “horseback riding?” Here’s how to get the process underway.

Here's How:

1) Start early. These days, even parents of typical kids start early in their quest for the perfect summer camp at the perfect price. For parents of autistic kids, the start should begin even earlier - sometime around September first!

2) Find out what kind of Extended School Year (ESY) program is offered through your school district. ESY is a federally funded option for kids whose skills are likely to regress during extended breaks. If your child does qualify, he may be eligible for a free summer program . Some districts will supply a 1:1 aide so that your child can be included in a typical summer camp. Transportation is included.

3) Look into Variety Club and the YMCA. Both have missions that focus on inclusion, and both work hard to make inclusion work. I was able to work with my local Y to add an autism support "bunk" to the typical daycamp.

4) Surf the Web. Take a look at My Summer Camps , and Kids Camps for listings of special needs options. While some of these camps can be pricey, others are about the same cost as a nice private daycamp in your area.

5) Ask around. Your teacher, principal, or parents of kids in your child’s class may have great ideas.

6) Check newspapers. Special “parenting” magazines in many metropolitan areas create camp directories. These are usually published in early winter. Many include listings for camps that cater to kids with special needs.

Tips:

1) All YMCA's offer financial aid to families in need. Be sure to ask about financial aid if you need it.

2) Summer is an...

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