Summer Autism Programs Kaneohe HI

Local resource for summer autism programs in Kaneohe. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to summer camps, camps for summer, and information on autism in children, autism symptoms, autism spectrum disorder, as well as advice and content on autism.

Alakai Na Keiki, Inc.
(808) 523-7771
100 Alakea St. 9th Floor
Honolulu, HI
Support Services
ABA/Discrete Trial, Adult Support, Art Therapy, Behavior Assessment, Behavorial Intervention, Biomedical Intervention, Camps, Career Counseling, Disability Advocacy, Early Intervention, Early Intervention, Education, Educational Advocacy, Educational Assessment, Floortime, Job Coach, Marriage & Family Counseling, Military Families, Music Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Play Therapy, Private School (Autism Only), Private School (Multi-disability), Psychological Counseling, Psychological Counseling
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade,Adult

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Education Therapy
(808) 893-0590
Mare Langlois
Kahului, HI
Support Services
Disability Advocacy, Educational Advocacy, Lindamood Bell, Therapy Providers
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade

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EFMP Support Network Kaneohe MCBH
(808) 254-4590
Kaneohe Marine Corps Base Hawaii
Kailua, HI
Support Services
Support Organization

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Hawaii Centers for Independent Living
(808) 522-5400
414 Kuwili St., Suite 102
Honolulu, HI
Support Services
Disability Advocacy, Support Organization, Therapy Providers

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Denita Waltz
(808) 924-1575
2457 Ala Wai Blvd #A
Honolulu, HI
Support Services
Disability Advocacy, Early Intervention, Educational Advocacy, Other, Training/Seminars
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade,Adult

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Ramona Hussey, Attorney at Law
(808) 254-4530
Pali Palms Plaza # A-216
Kailua, HI
Support Services
Other
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade,Adult

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Irene E. Vasey, Law
(808) 254-0414
Pali Palms Plaza, # A-216
Kailua, HI
Support Services
Other
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade,Adult

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Awakening Technology Products
(888) 601-3511
Craig or Katherine Lewis
Kailua, HI
Support Services
Other
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade,Adult

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Parental Assistance Center
(808) 841-6177
Parents and Children Together
Honolulu, HI
Support Services
Adult Support, Marriage & Family Counseling, Support Organization
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade,Adult

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Learning Disabilities Association of Hawaii
(808) 536-9684
200 N. Vineyard St.
Honolulu, HI
Support Services
Support Organization, Training/Seminars

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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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