Summer Autism Programs Stillwater OK

Local resource for summer autism programs in Stillwater. 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.

Oklahoma ABLE Tech
(405) 744-9864; (800) 257-1705 (V/TTY) or (888) 8
Oklahoma State University, Wellness Center
Stillwater, OK
Support Services
Adult Support, Marriage & Family Counseling, Other, Therapy Providers
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade,Adult

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OK Department of Vocational Technical Education
(405) 377-2000 (Ext. 138); (405) 743-5138 or (800)
1500 West 7th Avenue
Stillwater, OK
Support Services
Disability Advocacy, Educational Advocacy, Job Coach, Marriage & Family Counseling, Other, Support Organization
Ages Supported
9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade,Adult

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Jamette L. Pruett, Attorney and Counselor at Law
(918) 375-2422
OK Bar #17334
Agra, OK
Support Services
Educational Advocacy, Other
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade

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OK Areawide Service Information System (OASIS)
(405) 271-6302 (V/TTY; 800-42-OASIS (V/TTY)
4545 N. Lincoln, Suite 281
Oklahoma City, OK
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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Epilepsy Association of Oklahoma
(405) 271-3232
711 Stanton L. Young Blvd., Suite 550
Oklahoma City, OK
Support Services
Disability Advocacy, Other, Support Organization

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Oklahoma ABLE Tech Assistive Technology Project
(405) 744-9748
OSU Seretean Wellness Center, 1514 W. Hall of Fame
Stillwater, OK
Support Services
Disability Advocacy, Government/State Agency, Other, Support Organization, Training/Seminars

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Autism Support Group
405-824-3408 cell
1601 S. Main St.
Stillwater, OK
Support Services
Adult Support, Disability Advocacy, Support / Tutoring, Support Group Meetings, Training/Seminars
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade,Adult

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Parents as Partners
(405) 232-2796 or (866) 492-KIDS
Oklahoma Federation of Families for Childrens Mental Health
Oklahoma City, OK
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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Oklahoma ABLE Tech
(405) 744-9864; (800) 257-1705 (V/TTY) or (888) 8
Oklahoma State University, Wellness Center
Stillwater, OK
Support Services
Adult Support, Marriage & Family Counseling, Other, Therapy Providers
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade,Adult

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ACI Learning Center
(405) 513-8000
1733 South Fretz Avenue
Edmond, OK
Support Services
ABA, Therapy Services, ABA/Discrete Trial, Behavorial Intervention, Helpful Websites, Social Skills Training, Training/Seminars, Verbal Behavior
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade

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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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