Summer Autism Programs Saint George UT

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Red Rock Canyon School
(435) 673-6111
St. George, UT
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Academic Assessments, Behavior Assessment, Behavorial Intervention, Educational Assessment, Private School (Multi-disability), Psychological Counseling, Residential, Social Skills Training, Sports, Support / Tutoring
Ages Supported
11-12 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade

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Quest Guard
(866) 968-8428
561 E. Tabernacle
Saint George, UT
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Products/Stores, Support Organization

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Judith S. Moore, D.O.
(801) 373-8500
1127 Terrace Dr.
Provo, UT
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DAN! Pediatrics, Medical

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US Autism and Asperger Association
(801) 816-1234
P.O. Box 532
Draper, UT
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Disability Advocacy, Educational Advocacy, Support Organization

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Judith Miller, Ph.D.
(801) 585-1212 or 801-581-3936
The University of Utah, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry , Specialty Clinic, 4
Salt Lake City, UT
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Other, Psychological Counseling

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Disability Law Center (St George)
(801) 363-1347
50 South Main Street
St George, UT
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Legal Services

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Utah State Office of Education
(801) 538-7500
250 East 500 South, PO Box 144200
Salt Lake City, UT
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Government/State Agency

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ASSERT: Autism Support Services: Education, Research & Training
(435) 797-1933
Utah State University
Logan, UT
Support Services
ABA, Therapy Services, ABA/Discrete Trial, Academic Assessments, Assistive Technology, Behavorial Intervention, Colleges/universities, degrees in teaching/special ed., Early Intervention, Education, Private School (Autism Only), Research, Research, Social Skills Training, Support Group Meetings, Support Organization, Therapy Providers, Training/Seminars, Verbal Behavior
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade,Adult

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HOPE A Parent to Parent Network
(801) 272-1051
2290 East 4500 South, Suite 110
Salt Lake City, UT
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Support Organization

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(435) 645-7737
P.O. Box 3358
Park City, UT

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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.


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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