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Residential or day camp facilities that are appropriately staffed and equipped to provide an opportunity for children or adults who have developmental disabilities, emotional disturbances or health impairments, or who have other limitations or problems which require special facilities or programming, to enjoy a cooperative indoor and/or outdoor living experience. (AIRS PL-6400.1500-850)

Address:
222 S Riverside Plaza, Suite 1500
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 800-572-1717
Email: ResourceCenter@mdausa.org
Services Provided: Support services, resources, transitional services, information resources for all aspects of living with muscular dystrophy/neuromuscular disease . A web-based locator to find local services and summer camps in many states. Located at more than 150 of the top health care institutions across the United States, [https://www.mda.org/care/mda-care-centers MDA Care Centers and Affiliates] serve as the nexus for expert clinical care and medical research.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/6/2020
Organization Name: National Ability Center
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Address:
1000 Ability Way
Park City, UT 84060
Phone: 435-649-3991
Email: info@splore.org
Wheelchair Access: Entry and Bathroom(s)
Eligibility: Some adventures require ability based on location (e.g. ability to swim, grasp, turn-over), participant must weigh 50 lbs and be age 5 or older.
Services Provided: Provides empowering, affordable, customized, inclusive recreation and education programs for people of all abilities, specializing in activities for people with disabilities. Our adventure experiences act as a catalyst towards greater joy, courage, health and community.
Pathfinder Camp for Kids with Physical Disabilities, Extreme Action Camps, Discovery Camps, Overnight Camps, Family Camps
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 7/11/2019
39252 Winchester Road, #107-135
Murrieta, CA 92563
Phone: 918-490-3055
Address:
39252 Winchester Road, #107-135
Murrieta, CA 92563
Phone: 918-490-3055
Services Provided:

Connecting Families UCD Foundation provides resources, information, and support groups for families and individuals with Urea cycle disorders (UCDs).

UCD Family Camps: Connecting Families UCD Foundation hosts annual camps for families affected by a Urea Cycle Disorder. UCD Family Camps are held in different locations across the US so that all families around the country may have an opportunity to attend. Camps are 100% free of charge to UCD families and siblings (any age). All costs of foods (low-pro), lodging, and shuttling to and from airport to camp site is provided as well.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 8/19/2020
Organization Name: American Diabetes Association
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Address:
Holladay, UT
Phone: 720-855-1102 x7060
Email: BCollins@diabetes.org
Wheelchair Access: Yes
Eligibility: For children with diabetes ages 5-17.
Services Provided: Summer camp program for children with diabetes between the ages of 5-17 to develop the critical skills needed to thrive while managing this disease.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 2/28/2020
4301 Connecticut Ave. N.W., Suite 404
Washington, DC 20008
Phone: 800-651-9131
Address:
4301 Connecticut Ave. N.W., Suite 404
Washington, DC 20008
Phone: 800-651-9131
Email: info@fabrydisease.org
Services Provided:

Information about Fabry disease, research and clinical trials information, funding programs, and more. Programs, include:

  • Annual conference
  • Family camp
  • Personal support
  • Research and educational information
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 8/13/2020
7 Penn Plaza, Suite 1204
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 212-328-3700
Address:
7 Penn Plaza, Suite 1204
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 212-328-3700
Toll Free Phone: 800-424-2634
Fax: 212-328-3777
Email: handi@hemophilia.org
Wheelchair Access: Not Applicable
Services Provided: Information about preventing the complications of these disorders through education, advocacy and research. Chapters throughout the US.

Services include:
-Information about bleeding disorders, blood types, and blood safety
-Online and in-person educational events and workshops
-Advocacy information
-[Camp Locator] helps families find a camp for a child with a bleeding disorder, siblings, or the family.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 3/9/2020
8630 Fenton St, Suite 820
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3819
Phone: 301-587-1788
Address:
8630 Fenton St, Suite 820
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3819
Phone: 301-587-1788
TDD: 301-587-1789
Fax: 301-587-1791
Eligibility: deaf and hard of hearing
Services Provided: Safeguards the civil rights of deaf and hard of hearing Americans. As a national federation of state associations, individual members, and organizational and corporate affiliates, the advocacy work includes accessibility, education, employment, healthcare, mental health, rehabilitation, technology, telecommunications, and transportation. Website features advocacy information and resources.
Provider Profiles: NAD Youth Leadership Camp (YLC) is a four-week intensive educational program for high school students. Camp Taloali, Stayton, Oregon.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 8/6/2019
PO Box 660
Blanding, UT 84535
Phone: 435-678-1209
Address:
PO Box 660
Blanding, UT 84535
Phone: 435-678-1209
Eligibility: Utah Navajo students in 7th- 12 grades
Services Provided: 1. Weekly mentoring during the school year
2. Five week-long summer camp programs
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 1/10/2019
225 South 1400 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
Phone: 801-581-7712
Organization Name: University of Utah
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Address:
225 South 1400 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
Phone: 801-581-7712
Email: istar@utah.edu
Eligibility: Youth, approximately 8-17 years old, with autism spectrum disorder and their families
Services Provided: iSTAR is an intensive community-based participatory research/outreach autism summer program with the long range goal being the development of 3D technology skills in students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) for future employment. The program involves students, families, school districts, community partners and businesses. We have documented student outcomes that include:
Personal Competencies
Social Skill Development
Vocational Readiness
The program is innovative with a focus on strength and ability, rather than disability.
Provider Profiles: Partners with Autism Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Utah School of Medicine
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 3/27/2019
Organization Name: Amputee Coalition
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Address:
900 East Hill Ave, Suite 390
Knoxville, TN 37915
Toll Free Phone: 888-267-5669
Eligibility: Ages 10-17 who have limb loss or limb differences.
Services Provided:

Resources and support for individuals with limb loss and their families. Advocacy information and resources for state and national advocacy.

Paddy Rossbach Youth Camp: A 6-day traditional summer camp experience for children with limb loss and limb difference to increase self-confidence and self-esteem through a traditional and supportive summer camp experience. The Amputee Coalition arranges travel plans for all camp attendees. Cost: none! thanks to sponsors and donors. Opportunities for camp counselors ages 18-19 and age 20 and above.

Provider Profiles:

2016 dates July 8 - 16.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 9/22/2020
490 Concordia Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55103
Phone: 651-268-7591
Organization Name: American Lung Association
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Address:
490 Concordia Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55103
Phone: 651-268-7591
Fax: 651-227-5459
Email: Val.Haga@Lung.org
Eligibility: Ages 7-12, asthma
Services Provided:

This week-long camp helps children learn more about their asthma and how to better cope with this breathing disorder while still having fun. Superkids camps in South Dakota and Minnesota.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 8/7/2020
Address:
10670 South 1000 East
Sandy, UT 84094
Phone: 385-468-3355
Eligibility: Resident of Salt Lake County; children must be accompanied by an adult.
Services Provided: Adaptive Recreation programs in group fitness and swim lessons. Adult and youth sports, fitness, aquatics and other services.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 4/30/2019
Young Life View on Map
Address:
P.O. Box 520
Colorado Springs, CO 80901-0520
Phone: 877-438-9572
Toll Free Phone: 877-438-9572
Fax: 719-381-1750
Services Provided: Young Life is a Christian ministry that reaches out to middle school, high school and college-aged kids in all 50 states.

Some Young Life areas have dedicated programs for students and young adults with disabilities, typically referred to as Young Life Capernaum. Young Life Capernaum gives young people with intellectual and developmental disabilities the chance to experience fun and adventure, to develop fulfilling friendships and to challenge their limits while building self-esteem through club, camp and other exciting activities.

[https://www.younglife.org/Locator/Pages/default.aspx Use the online finder] to locate a local Young Life and find out about their programs.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 2/14/2020
Address:
4516 South 700 East, Suite 160
Murray, UT 84107
Phone: 801-883-9669
Email: utah@efa.org
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Epilepsy patients and their families.
Services Provided:

Provides awareness, education, support services, and advocacy for and in behalf of all those dealing with the many challenges of epilepsy/seizure disorders.

  • Non-Emergency Medical Transportation
  • Health/Disability Related Support Groups
  • Therapeutic Camps
  • Health Related Advocacy Groups
  • Voluntary Health Organizations
  • Health/Disabilities Related Volunteer Opportunities
  • Independent Living Skills Instruction
  • Disease/Disability Information
  • Prescription Drugs for Specific Health Conditions
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/24/2020
3060 South Lester Street (1595 W)
West Valley City, UT 84119
Phone: 385-468-1870
Organization Name: Salt Lake County
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Address:
3060 South Lester Street (1595 W)
West Valley City, UT 84119
Phone: 385-468-1870
Eligibility: Open to everyone
Services Provided: Adaptive recreation programs in fitness, summer camp. Recreation facility for residents of Salt Lake County.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 4/30/2019
800 Eastown Drive, Suite 105
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Phone: 706-256-2084
Organization Name: National Respite Locator Service
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Address:
800 Eastown Drive, Suite 105
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Phone: 706-256-2084
Services Provided: The ARCH National Respite Network includes the National Respite Locator, a service to help caregivers and professionals locate respite services in their community, the National Respite Coalition, a service that advocates for preserving and promoting respite in policy and programs at the national, state, and local levels, and the Lifespan Respite Technical Assistance Center.
Provider Profiles: The ARCH National Respite Network includes summer camps for both children and adults with special needs.

A cooperative agreement with the US Administration for Community Living/ Administration on Aging
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 8/6/2019
11615 Hesby Street
North Hollywood, CA 91601-3620
Phone: 818-754-0312
Address:
11615 Hesby Street
North Hollywood, CA 91601-3620
Phone: 818-754-0312
Eligibility: free of charge summer camp for children with heart disease, ages 7-17, 18-24
Services Provided: Camp del Corazon provides a medically supervised, residential summer camp for children ages 7-17 who are living with heart disease. Located on Catalina Island, 22 miles off the California coastline. PACE program for ages 18-24 with congenital heart disease.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/6/2020
Organization Name: Salt Lake County
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Address:
3270 South 8400 West
Magna, UT 84044
Phone: 385-468-1835
Eligibility: 1st through 6th grade children can attend before school and/or after school
Services Provided: Recreation facility for residents of Salt Lake County.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 4/30/2019
10 W. Beaver Creek Blvd., Ste 250
PO Box 8589
Avon, CO 81620
Phone: 970-748-9983
Address:
10 W. Beaver Creek Blvd., Ste 250
PO Box 8589
Avon, CO 81620
Phone: 970-748-9983
Eligibility: Roundup River Ranch serves children ages 17 and under, who have been diagnosed with a serious illness, and their families. Campers come from the 11-state region of Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, New Mexico, Kansas, Nebraska, North and South Dakota, Oklahoma, Utah, and Texas. No cost.
Services Provided:

Roundup River Ranch is part of the SeriousFun Children’s Network, a global community of medical specialty camps founded by Paul Newman. He believed that kids with serious illnesses needed a place to “kick back and raise a little hell.” Serving children with serious illnesses and their families.

Provider Profiles:

See website for up-to-date list of camp sessions.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 8/7/2020
NY
Phone: 510-769-9295
Address:
NY
Phone: 510-769-9295
Email: info@youthrally.org
Eligibility: Kids and teens ages 11 - 17 living with conditions of the bowel and bladders.
Services Provided:

Five nights of camp at a college campus for an experience that promotes independence, self-esteem, learning, friendship and fun. Each year the Youth Rally host roughly 150 campers from all over the US and beyond. Campers and counselors alike live with an array of conditions affecting their bowel and/or bladder systems. A nursing team assists campers as needed.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 6/16/2020
Address:
1995 West 9000 South
West Jordan, UT 84088
Phone: 801-566-6913
Eligibility: Children and youth with diabetes.
Services Provided: Provides a fun, safe, educational and medically supervised camping experience for children and youth with diabetes.

  • Therapeutic Camps
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/3/2020
Address:
423 West 800 South Ste A200
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Phone: 801-359-8876
Toll Free Phone: 866-359-8876
Fax: 801-359-2915
Email: info@turncommunityservices.org
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Developmental disabilities. Most meet the eligibility requirements of the Division of Services for People with Disabilities (DSPD). All ages.
Services Provided: Serves people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in community-based programs. TURN supports children and adults who have intellectual disabilities, autism, cerebral palsy, acquired brain injury, or other developmental disabilities.

  • Disability Related Center Based Employment
  • Independent Living Skills Instruction
  • Therapeutic Camps
  • Children's In Home Respite Care
  • Semi-Independent Living Residences for Adults With Disabilities
  • Supported Employment
  • Adult Day Programs
  • Supported Living Services for Adults With Disabilities
  • Adult In Home Respite Care
  • Summer Camps
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 10/14/2020
Camp Hobe' View on Map
PO Box 520755
Salt Lake City, UT 84152-0755
Phone: 801-631-2742
Address:
PO Box 520755
Salt Lake City, UT 84152-0755
Phone: 801-631-2742
Email: info@camphobekids.org
Wheelchair Access: Entry and Bathroom(s), Can arrange if notified ahead of time.
Eligibility: Children ages 4-7 with cancer or similarly-treated disorders living in Utah, or treated at Primary Children's Hospital. Kids being treated for cancer (or similarly treated disorders) may attend while being treated with chemotherapy, radiation therapy, or immunosuppressive agents; and for 3 camp seasons after their last treatment. The patient's siblings are eligible to attend during this same time period.
Services Provided: Special psychosocial support programs for kids being treated for cancer, and similarly-treated disorders, as well as for their families. The goal is to create an atmosphere that enhances self-esteem, foster independence and friendships, and create a feeling of belonging. Camp Hobe offers 3 summer camp programs each June, including a 5-day overnight camp for ages 7 to 11 years, a 5-day overnight camp for ages 12 to 19 years, and a 2-day program for ages 4 to 7 years. Day campers 4 to 5 years old do not stay overnight, 6 year-old's have a 1-night overnight. In addition, Camp Hobe offers 2-4 free family outings each fall and winter, so the whole family can be involved.

  • Food Production/Preparation/Delivery Volunteer Opportunities
  • Health/Disabilities Related Volunteer Opportunities
  • Residential Camps
  • Day Camps
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/25/2020
Address:
3707 North Canyon Road, Ste. 1D
Provo, UT 84604
Phone: 801-226-5111
Toll Free Phone: 800-869-5277
Fax: 801-226-8278
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Patient programs restricted to kidney patients and their families, otherwise, no restrictions.
Services Provided: Works to prevent kidney and urinary tract diseases, improve the health and wellbeing of individuals and families affected by these diseases, and increase the availability of all organs for transplantation.
Camp Kostopulos summer camp, Salt Lake City, for children and teens who have undergone heart, liver, lung, or kidney transplants.
Aspen Grove Family Kidney Kamp at the base of Mount Timpanogos.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 8/27/2018
375 Goddard St
Ogden, UT 84401
Phone: 801-737-8404
Address:
375 Goddard St
Ogden, UT 84401
Phone: 801-737-8404
Fax: 801-737-8512
Email: astrocamput@gmail.com
Eligibility: Scholarships available.
Services Provided: Provides summer camps for youth based on astronaut training experiences and simulations to help build teamwork and self-esteem. Field trip destination for Ogden School District.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 11/14/2018
10586 West Pico Boulevard, Unit 196
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Phone: 260-225-3736
Address:
10586 West Pico Boulevard, Unit 196
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Phone: 260-225-3736
Email: info@kesem.org
Eligibility: children with parents with cancer
Services Provided: Kesem is a nationwide community, driven by passionate college student leaders, that supports children through and beyond their parent’s cancer. Offering innovative, fun-­filled programs that foster a lasting community, we aim to ensure that every child impacted by a parent’s cancer is never alone.
Provider Profiles: Camp locator on website
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/7/2020
CycleAbility View on Map
1940 South 1900 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
Phone: 801-834-7503
Address:
1940 South 1900 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
Phone: 801-834-7503
Email: steven@cycleability.org
Eligibility: Children and adults with special needs ages 8 and up
Services Provided: Providers 5 day camp for children and adults with special needs. Teaches basic bike riding skills. Camps are held at Summit Academy High School.
Source: Help Me Grow Utah via United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/9/2020
4180 East Emigration Canyon Road
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
Phone: 801-582-0700
Address:
4180 East Emigration Canyon Road
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
Phone: 801-582-0700
Fax: 801-583-5176
Email: kdf@campk.org
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Day camp ages 7 - 22 for disabilities. All abilities welcome.
Services Provided: Offers a variety of recreational and educational experiences to improve the quality of life of individuals with disabilities.

  • Recreational Activities Volunteer Opportunities
  • Developmental Disabilities Social/Recreational Programs
  • Court Community Service Sites
  • Recreational Activities/Sports
  • Therapeutic Camps
  • Clerical Volunteer Opportunities
Provider Profiles:

MDA Camp (neuromuscular disease) two-part application through Muscular Dystrophy Association website and also Camp Kostopulos.
NF Camp takes place on the third or fourth week of July (6 nights/6 days); application on Children's Tumor Foundation website.
National Kidney Foundation's Camp for children and teens who have undergone heart, liver, lung, or kidney transplants.

Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/24/2020
6728 Old McClean Village Dr
Mclean, VA 22101
Phone: 703-556-9222
Organization Name: Pediatric Endocrine Society (PES)
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Address:
6728 Old McClean Village Dr
Mclean, VA 22101
Phone: 703-556-9222
Fax: 703-556-8729
Email: info@pedsendo.org
Services Provided:

Offers a variety of clinical and patient resources as well as educational events for clinicians.

Find a Pediatric Endocrinologist: Search the Pediatric Endocrine Society membership list.

Upcoming Camps: Directory of specialty camps for kids, including Diabetes Camps, Turner Syndrome Camps, and Transgender Youth and Teen Camps. Not run or endorsed by the Pediatric Endocrine Society.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 9/14/2020
4405 South 1025 East
Millcreek, UT 84124
Phone: 385-468-1570
Organization Name: Salt Lake County Parks and Recreation
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Address:
4405 South 1025 East
Millcreek, UT 84124
Phone: 385-468-1570
Wheelchair Access: Yes
Eligibility: ADA accomodations
Services Provided: Preschool and kindergarten (full and half day programs), before and after school, summer camp. Transportation provided to and from local elementary schools.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 3/23/2020
Whitehorse High School
PO Box 660
Montezuma Creek, UT 84534
Phone: 801-802-0644
Address:
Whitehorse High School
PO Box 660
Montezuma Creek, UT 84534
Phone: 801-802-0644
Fax: 801-764-7071
Eligibility: Students attending Monument Valley and Whitehorse Highschools
Services Provided: 1. Mentoring once a week during the school year for 7th - 10th graders by 11th and 12th graders, provision of lesson plans for mentors to do with mentees
2. Five week-long summer camp programs at Tsaile College
3. 7th grade Addiction prevention, self esteem, social skills, and cultural understanding
4. 8th grade Seven habits for highly effective teens, planning, goal setting, teamwork skills
5. 9th grade Modern and traditional leadership skills
6. 10th grade 6 pillars of chracter, chracter understanding, developement, and improvement
7. 11th and 12th grade Mentor training, learn how to listen, understand, and communicate effectively
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 6/6/2018
Camp Taylor View on Map
8224 W Grayson Road
Modesto, CA 95358
Phone: 209-545-3853
Address:
8224 W Grayson Road
Modesto, CA 95358
Phone: 209-545-3853
Email: camp@kidsheartcamp.org
Eligibility: no cost for children and youth with heart disease
Services Provided:

Camp Taylor offers several programs for young people and families of children with heart disease. Our flagship program is our well known medically supervised free youth and teen residential summer camp sessions. We offer 8 camp sessions catering to the underserved population of pediatric cardiology.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 9/22/2020
Camp Korey View on Map
24880 Brotherhood Road
Mount Vernon, WA 98274
Phone: 425-440-0850
Address:
24880 Brotherhood Road
Mount Vernon, WA 98274
Phone: 425-440-0850
Fax: 425-404-2158
Email: info@campkorey.org
Eligibility: Children living with serious illness, ages 7 to 17. No cost. April 30th application deadline.
Services Provided: Camp Korey empowers children and families living with serious medical conditions through year-round, life-changing experiences, always free of charge. With specialized medical support, we help kids re-imagine the future.
All residential Summer Camp Sessions last one week and run from Monday afternoons through Friday mornings. Please apply for the session that best fits your child. Sample summer camps:
♥ Session 1: Camp Reflection, Dermatologic Conditions In partnership with the American Academy of Dermatology
♥ Session 2: *General Session
♥ Session 3: *General Session
♥ Session 4: Solid Organ Transplant
♥ Session 5: *General Session
♥ Session 6: Craniofacial Community
♥ Session 7: Orthopedic + Neuromuscular Conditions
♥ Session 8: Skeletal Dysplasia
*GENERAL SESSIONS serve campers with life altering medical conditions including but not limited to: cerebral palsy, chronic kidney disease, cystic fibrosis, Down syndrome, epilepsy, genetic syndromes, mitochondrial disease, and reconstructive pelvic medicine conditions.
Also teen and family weekend camps.
Provider Profiles: An official member of SeriousFun Children’s Network.
Camp phone: (425) 440-0850
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/6/2020
Organization Name: RISE Utah Family Services
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Address:
1208 East 3300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84106-2522
Phone: 801-483-1600
Eligibility: Adolescent, Adult, Child Optum Salt Lake County Provider, Medicare
Services Provided: Therapeutic and behavioral counseling to families who have children and adults with disabilities, mental health needs, and the elderly living at home.
After School Programs 801 676-8940,
Summer Programs,
Nursing,
Behavior Consultation and Supports
Provider Profiles: LCSW
Latitude program 801 274-3447
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 1/22/2020
3920 South 1100 East Ste 240
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
Phone: 801-484-4456
Address:
3920 South 1100 East Ste 240
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
Phone: 801-484-4456
Toll Free Phone: 800-586-4872
Fax: 801-484-5461
Email: UTInfo@Lungs.org
Wheelchair Access: Not At All
Eligibility: School counselors, nurses, teachers, facilitators, etc.
Services Provided:

Offers practical help to people living with asthma, emphysema, and other lung diseases. Also confronts lung disease at the root level by educating children about the dangers of smoking, pushing for more smoke-free workplaces, and working to reduce air pollution.

Camp Wyatt is a week-long summer camp for kids with asthma ages 7-14.

Provider Profiles:

Live Well Breathe Well online education for adults with asthma

Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 9/14/2020
772 East 3300 South, Suite 210
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Phone: 801-484-0325
Address:
772 East 3300 South, Suite 210
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Phone: 801-484-0325
Toll Free Phone: 877-463-6893
Fax: 801-746-2488
Services Provided:

Provides education, advocacy, outreach, and networking for people with bleeding disorders. These services empower individuals with bleeding disorders and their families to lead healthier and more self-sufficient lives.

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 8/26/2020
Organization Name: University Neuropsychiatric Institute (UNI)
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Address:
501 Chipeta Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
Phone: 801-587-8020
Email: unikidstarcamp@hsc.utah.edu
Eligibility: Children with autism and their peers, ages 8-12, 20 total students, two four-week sessions offered every summer
Services Provided:

Team UNIF Summer Camp is an activities-based summer program designed to help those with high functioning autism and their typically developing peers. Campers ranging in age from eight to twelve will learn social skills, have fun, and educate peers, building self esteem. Space is limited.
Team UNIF assists in the diagnosis of children with emotional, behavioral, learning and physical problems.

Provider Profiles:

Collaborative effort with University of Utah's Department of Educational Psychology, which provides graduate students the opportunity to teach the Superheroes Social Skills program each morning.

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 8/7/2020
143 Nichecronk Road
Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
Phone: 570-828-2329
Organization Name: Philadelphia YMCA
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Address:
143 Nichecronk Road
Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
Phone: 570-828-2329
Fax: 570-828-2984
Email: campspeers@philaymca.org
Eligibility: Varies by camp. Contact for details.
Services Provided:

 Dragonfly Forest is a traditional overnight camp for kids with special and medical needs: Autism, 22q Deletion Syndrome, Down Syndrome, Asthma, Sickle Cell Disease, and Hemophilia.

Campers thrive at Dragonfly with the support from a low counselor-to-camper ratio and medical team experts in neurodiversity and medical fields. This special program is built around a culture of inclusion, with outcomes that yield confidence and independence that can extend beyond a week of camp.

Activities are tailored to meet the unique abilities of each camper. Campers participate in a variety of activities such as archery, ropes courses, nature hikes, swimming, canoeing, tie-dying, rock climbing, camp fires, arts and crafts!

Campers stay in duplex cabins (2 sides) with bathrooms and a common room. Cabins have 10 campers and at least 2 counselors.

Provider Profiles:

Registration opens in January and fills quickly. Camps are in Valley Forge, PA area.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 9/22/2020
2001 South State Street Ste S 4-700
Salt Lake City, UT 84190
Phone: 385-468-1800
Organization Name: Salt Lake County Parks and Recreation
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Address:
2001 South State Street Ste S 4-700
Salt Lake City, UT 84190
Phone: 385-468-1800
Wheelchair Access: Varies by location
Eligibility: Salt Lake County residents
Services Provided: Adaptive Recreation programs in: sports, aquatics, social events, camps, inclusion, disability fitness pass.
Provides for the recreation and leisure needs of Salt Lake County citizens through the operation and development of parks, recreation facilities, and leisure services.
Programs include: Youth Sports, Adult Sports, Aquatics Programs, Ice Programs, Fitness, Child Care, Camps, Classes & Clinics
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/7/2020
Camp Joy View on Map
10117 Old 3c Highway
P.O. Box 157
Clarksville, OH 45113
Address:
10117 Old 3c Highway
P.O. Box 157
Clarksville, OH 45113
Email: info@camp-joy.org
Eligibility: Contact for details
Services Provided:

Offers a variety of camps, including regular camps, specialty camps, and family camps.

Specialty camps include camps for children with congenital or acquired heart disease, spina bifida, tuberous sclerosis and more.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 9/22/2020
2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900
Arlington, VA 22202
Phone: 800-342-2383
Organization Name: American Diabetes Association
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Address:
2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900
Arlington, VA 22202
Phone: 800-342-2383
Eligibility: See specific camps for details
Services Provided: Camps for children with Type I diabetes and with or at risk of developing Type II diabetes. Multiple camps.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/6/2020
Camp Takoda View on Map
Address:
Salt Lake City, UT
Phone: 801-808-8947
Eligibility: Children ages 8 to 14 struggling with ADHD, oppositional disorders, aggression, learning problems, or children with mixed behavior and learning problems are eligible to participate. Enrollment is limited, and participants are selected based on an evaluation conducted by program staff.
Services Provided: Salt Lake City-based camp implements Dr. William Pelham's highly acclaimed, evidence-based Summer Treatment Program (STP) for children Camp Takoda, besides being a lot of fun, offers an intensive therapy program. 8 week-long program; participants need to attend all 8 weeks.
Parent Trainings are an integral part of the Camp Takoda experience. Every Wednesday night during the Summer Treatment Program, parents will be trained in evidence based practice in a fun and inviting way!
Provider Profiles: Psychological tests required for admission are performed by program staff, but recent testing from other sources may be acceptable in some cases. Referrals can be made by school personnel, mental health professionals, physicians, or parents.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 4/1/2020
120 Wall Street, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10005-3904
Phone: 212-344-6633
Address:
120 Wall Street, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10005-3904
Phone: 212-344-6633
Toll Free Phone: 800-323-7938
Fax: 212-747-0004
Email: info@ctf.org
Services Provided: Ending neurofibromatosis through research. Patient Engagement program, meaning the inclusion of patient representatives in NF research, and the view that people with NF are not just subjects, but are health care consumers who have a role in managing their care, directing their health outcomes, and accelerating therapies for the entire NF community. A NF Clinic Network by state.
Provider Profiles: NF Camp is the annual summer camp of the Children's Tumor Foundation, dedicated to teens and young adults living with neurofibromatosis (NF). For over 20 years we have hosted this week-long experience for teens and young adults ages 12 to 25. NF Camp takes place on the third or fourth week of July (6 nights/6 days) in Salt Lake City, Utah. Application on CTF website.
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Last Updated: 1/6/2020
1275 East Fairfax Road
Salt Lake City, UT 84103-4399
Phone: 801-536-3615
Organization Name: Shriners Hospitals for Children - Salt Lake City
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Address:
1275 East Fairfax Road
Salt Lake City, UT 84103-4399
Phone: 801-536-3615
Email: mlowell@shrinenet.org
Eligibility: Available to teens patients of Shriners Hospitals living with limp loss or deficiency.
Services Provided:

Provides an opportunity for teens to gain confidence and form strong bonds with other amputees while learning either adaptive skiing and snowboarding or whitewater river rafting and camping. No cost to participate. Summer camp is offered annually in Late June or early July. Winter camp is offered annually in February. Registration is due by September 1, to be considered for either camp in the following year.

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Regional area served

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 9/17/2020
Organization Name: Clinical Neurosciences Center, University of Utah Medical Center
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Address:
849 West Levoy Drive Suite 210
Taylorsville, UT 84123
Phone: 801-278-6200
Fax: 801-278-2499
Email: saltlakecitysouth@mdausa.org
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Anyone diagnosed with one of the 43 diseases in MDA's service program.
Services Provided:

A voluntary health agency that works to combat muscular dystrophy, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), and related muscle-debilitating diseases, and is committed to finding treatments and cures while supporting a comprehensive program of direct patient services and clinical care.

  • Health/Disability Related Support Groups
  • Voluntary Health Organizations
  • Health/Disabilities Related Volunteer Opportunities
  • Assistive Technology Expense Assistance
  • Therapeutic Camps
Provider Profiles:

Clinical care at Clinical Neurosciences Center, University of Utah Medical Center

Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/11/2020
4180 Emigration Canyon Rd
Camp Kostopulos
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
Organization Name: Children's Tumor Foundation
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Address:
4180 Emigration Canyon Rd
Camp Kostopulos
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
Email: jpantoliano@ctf.org
Eligibility: Teens and young adults ages 12 to 25 living with neurofibromatosis
Services Provided: NF Camp is for children and teens with Neurofibromatosis (NF), a genetic disorder that causes tumors to grow along various types of nerves. Campers come from all over the United States, Canada, and the world. During these weeks, they are able to interact with others who have the same condition, and learn more about themselves and others while enjoying everything that Camp K has to offer.
Provider Profiles: NF Camp takes place on the third or fourth week of July (6 nights/6 days) at Camp Kostopulos in Utah. Details and application on Children's Tumor Foundation website.
Contact: Julie Pantoliano
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/7/2020