CADDAC does not in any way favour or promote these camps or their staff, nor does CADDAC endorse any programs or services that they may provide. CADDAC does not endorse any information that they may distribute. CADDAC has not made any determination as to the quality of any of these camps or the care they provide, investigated their understanding of ADHD, or verified the credentials of their staff. We have compiled this list of camps for your information and to assist you in finding resources.
Please ensure that you investigate the programs, supervision, and quality of care thoroughly. Most camps are more than happy to supply you with an abundance of information as well as testimonials from past customers.
If your child has had a good experience at a camp and you would like to share this information with other parents, please contact us and we will add the information to this list of camps. If you are a camp that specializes in understanding children with ADHD and would like to be added to this list, please contact us and provide your information.
Please be aware that we rely on these individuals to update us as to whether or not their camps are still active and maintained. If the information is out-of-date, it is because we have yet to be notified. We do our best to maintain an up-to-date listing given this limitation. If you have updates, please contact us and we will update when possible.ALBERTA
Between Friends Club
Camp Bonaventure: Summer DAY Camp
Within city limits & designed for youth and teens, up to 17 years old, with or without disabilities.
#205, 8989 Macleod Tr. S.
Calgary, AB T2H 0M2
Offers day and overnight camps for children from 8-16 with Learning Disabilities and/or ADHD with a focus on developing social skills, self-confidence and self-esteem while participating in all the fun, regular activities of summer camp. The overnight camps are held at Goldeye Centre, near Nordegg, Alberta. Busing is provided from Calgary and Red Deer. Day camps are run in Calgary based out of Foothills Academy. Camps are run by Foothills Academy Society., a leader in Learning Disabilities since 1979.
745 37 Street NW
Calgary, AB T2N 4T1
Website: www.foothillsacademy.org/camp-amicusBRITISH COLUMBIA
CanAdventure Education Wilderness Adventure
Year-round therapeutic Wilderness Adventure program for struggling teens.
Site 10, Box 2, Compartment 5
RR #1, Sayward, BC V0P 1R0
Toll Free: 1-877-544-CAMP (2267)
Speech and Language DAY camp. Morning and afternoon sessions available. Operated by Family Speech Clinic.
Bogard Public School
855 College Manor Drive
Camp Kirk is a small and friendly residential (overnight) summer camp that welcomes boys and girls age 6 to 13 with Learning Disabilities, ADHD and some ASD.
639A Mount Pleasant Road
Toronto, ON M4S 2M9
1083 Portage Road
Kirkfield, ON K0M 2B0
Camp Kennebec is a wonderful place where kids and teens with special needs have a great time, accomplish more than they ever expected, make new friends, and best of all, create the fabulous summer memories they deserve. Kids and Teens Thrive On Our "Fun-First" Approach! The most important thing is to give kids a wonderful summer camp experience with all the silliness, fun and activities we can. It's our job to adapt the Kennebec program if and when a camper needs it. Every day is a perfect blend of individual choice and 50+ activities!
1422 Cox Road
Arden, ON K0H 1B0
A unique, integrated, non-competitive program for children and teens (between ages 6-18) with & without ADHD, LD, NLD, & Asperger Syndrome. Overnight summer camp with 3, 4 & 7 week sessions. Town of McKellar on Lake Moffat. Near Parry Sound, an approximately 2.5 hour drive from Toronto.
4069 Pheasant Run
Mississauga, ON L5L 2C2
Toll Free: 1-877-569-7595
A vacation experience for young adults (aged 19+) with ADHD, LD, NLD & AS in a safe, structured, nurturing environment. Teaches life skills and offers a variety of activities.
4069 Pheasant Run
Mississauga, ON L5L 2C2
McKellar, ON P0G 1C0
Toll Free: 1-877-569-7595
Camp Towhee, in Haliburton, is a therapeutic residential program for children and adolescents with learning disabilities who experience social, emotional and behavioural problems.
25 Imperial Street 4th Floor
Toronto, ON M5P 1B9
Summer: Haliburton, ON K0M 1S0
Toll Free: 1-800-839-3950
Camp Winston operates four, two-week sessions
attended by a total of 120 campers aged 6-17 years from across Canada.
Geared to children with: ADHD, LD, OCD, ODD, ASD and Tourette's.
208-2040 Yonge St.
Toronto, ON M4S 1Z9
1147 River Lane Pvt.
Kilworthy, ON P0E 1G0
Green Acres Day Camp
Toronto's Summer Country Day Camp for children 1.5 to 15 years of age.
One to one or one to two camp counselor ratios can be arranged.
11123 Kennedy Road
Markham, ON L6C 1P2
Contact: Lori Bogomolny or fill out online email form on the website.
Registration is also available online.
Kettleby Valley Camp
Traditional day camp with an optional overnight program.
Kettleby Valley also offers an integrated day camp program for children who may benefit from having a
one-to-one counselor. This program offers the added assistance and support of having the full attention
of a counselor, while enjoying the same activities and services normally offered at camp. The program can
be tailored to fit any individual need. Kettleby Valley Summer Camp is conveniently located just west of
Aurora, Ontario and just north of Richmond Hill, Ontario ideal for our day camp program.
609 Kettleby Road
Kettleby, Ontario L0G 1J0
Keyboarding for Kids: Summer Camp & Fall/Winter Programs
Presented by The Learning Disabilities Association Toronto
This program provides a comfortable and receptive environment where children can acquire
keyboarding skills and also have fun at the same time. Offered for ages 8 -13 years old.
203-121 Willowdale Avenue
Tutorwiz Education Center Day Camps
Tutorwiz Education Centre helps all students, including those with special needs
(i.e. LDs, ADHD, Aspergers, etc.). Computer Day Camps are held at Holiday Break
(January 2-6), March Break (March 14-18), and throughout the months of July and
August for children 6 to 14 years of age. Each camp runs from 9 AM - 4 PM daily.
Camps are held at Creative Math & Music
1064 Salk Road
9 Panter Cres.
Ajax, ON L1S 3T4
Open Minds Day Camp
Le Parapluie blue is offering services in English and French that includes small groups, trained therapists, and
shadows, social groups and ABA. The camps are run by specialized monitors including integration specialists,
SLP and an OT specializing in autism and pediatrics.
Crestview Elementary School
750 Devonshire Laval
Quebec H7W 4C7
A camp for children with learning disabilities that runs two 3-week sleep-away camps each year.
There is one for ages 7-11 and one for ages 12-16. It is located 25 kilometers northwest of Prince Albert,
2205 Victoria Avenue
Regina, SK S4P 0S4
P.O. Box 9677
Saskatoon, SK S7K 7G5
Contact: Manya Faira