Camp ImpAACt : July 8th-12th, 2019

Extended Hours: 8:30 am to 2:00 pm

Camper Registration Opens February 1st

Space is limited. Please check back for the camp application at that time.

Please direct questions to our Camp Directors at campdirector@elliscenter.org.

EllisCenter2018-2776.jpg
Hannah and Rockets Best.jpg

Get ready to s.t.e.a.m. into summer this 2019! there is so much that this one of a kind camp offers:  

  • All 20 campers are paired with a trained one-on-one camp counselor for the week

  • Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (S.T.E.A.M.) activities for campers

  • All of our activities are adapted for AAC users to experience

  • Sessions with music, speech, and physical & occupational therapists throughout the week

  • Campers will grow self-confidence, make new friends, and most importantly—have fun!

  • Extended hours for 2019: 8:30 am to 2:00 pm

Camp ImpAACt 2018 had a record number of twenty campers!

Camp ImpAACt 2018 had a record number of twenty campers!

Camp ImpAACt strives to be a camp where AAC

is how we learn and not what we learn. 

"Camp ImpAACt provided a loving, social camp experience for my daughter! She came in every morning with a huge smile on her face!"

-Haley, Camp ImpAACt 2017 Parent

blob

Interested in sponsoring Camp ImpAACt? Please Email Christie at Csmith@elliscenter.org for information.


NOW SEEKING SKILLED INTERNS AND VOLUNTEERS!

Internship  Camp ImpAACt interns will be paired with a camper and will challenge, assist, and encourage their communication skills throughout the week. Please email Cristina at Charty@elliscenter.org to apply.

EllisCenter2018-2896.jpg

"I volunteered with the Ellis School this summer as a one-on-one counselor and I was so impressed by their focus on developing the communication skills of every student, regardless of their ability. I saw tangible improvement in so many of the kids in just a week."

-Maggie, Camp ImpAACt 2017 Counselor

 

Volunteers  are essential to making this a memorable and incredible week! Every type of skill, ability, and talent is needed. We need help both inside and outside of camp week.

Direct any questions and request more information by contacting Cristina Harty at Charty@elliscenter.org.