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Day Camp

UCP Heartland

UCP Heartland offers a summer day camp for school aged children with a developmental disability who live in St. Louis County

Service Area: St. Louis County
Program Type: Day Camps
Ages Served: Teens, Youth
Season: Summer
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Specialized

13975 Manchester Road
Suite 2
Manchester, Missouri 63011

Specialized Day Camp

Giant Steps

A specialized day camp for children with autism provides 6 weeks of summer fun. Campers spend the mornings in therapeutic activities and afternoons in the community.

Service Area: St. Charles County, St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Day Camps
Ages Served: Youth
Season: Summer
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Specialized

7281 Sarah Street
Maplewood, Missouri

School Break & Day Camp

Community Living SOAR

Weekly traditional day camp activites plus a high energy “Extreme Teen” community activity camp.

Service Area: St. Charles County
Program Type: Day Camps
Ages Served: Teens, Youth
Season: Summer, Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Not Applicable

Specialized Day Camp

St. Louis Variety

Adventure Summer Day Camp is for children with disabilities, ages 4-12, and teens ages 13-16. It is a free weekly day camp filled with a wide range of activities. Registration is held in January and fills quickly.

Service Area: St. Charles County, St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Day Camps
Ages Served: Teens, Youth
Season: Summer
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Specialized

2200 Westport Plaza Dr.
St. Louis, Missouri 63146

After-School Recreation, Sports Day Camps Overnight Camp

Jewish Community Center (the J)

St. Louis Jewish Community Center has been providing excellent health and cultural experiences for over 130 years. Members enjoy access to state-of- the-art facilities and programs, arts and sports experiences.

Service Area: St. Charles County, St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Arts & Education, Day Camps, Overnight Camps, Recreation, Sports & Fitness
Ages Served: All Ages
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Inclusive

Staenberg Family Complex
2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146
314-432-5700

Marilyn Fox Building
Chesterfield
16801 Baxter Road
Chesterfield, MO 63005

YMCA Inclusion Services - Activities

YMCA of Greater St. Louis

The YMCA offers a wide variety of programs for adults and youth, including sports, swimming lessons, swim teams, break camps, special events, a 12-week inclusive summer camp for children, and integrated school-age child care. Financial assistance is available to reduce the membership fee for low income families and individuals. Additional supports are provided for children with disabilities at the summer camps at no charge. To learn more about specialized services, call the Inclusion Services Department . For additional program information, contact your local YMCA location.

Service Area: St. Charles County, St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Day Camps, Recreation, Sports & Fitness
Ages Served: All Ages
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Both

Therapeutic Horseback Riding Day Camp

Tree House of Greater St. Louis

TREE House has provided award-winning equestrian therapy programs for individuals, ages 2 and up, with disabilities since 1975. The day camp, Camp Champ, is open to children ages 5 and up of all abilities and horse experience.

Service Area: St. Charles County, St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Day Camps, Recreation, Sports & Fitness
Ages Served: All Ages
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Both

332 Stable Lane
St. Charles, MO 63385

Therapeutic Horseback Riding

Exceptional Equestrians

Therapeutic riding and vaulting, a military veteran program, and summer camp for children.

Service Area: St. Charles County, St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Day Camps, Recreation, Sports & Fitness
Ages Served: All Ages
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Specialized

Washington, Missouri

Community Programs, Recreation, Sports Day Camp

Ranken Jordan Pediatric Bridge Hospital

Our facility is an ideal playground for children with special medical needs, siblings and friends. Year-round classes and activities are free for children of all abilities and their families. We offer everything from golf to fishing to yoga for toddlers to teens.

Service Area: St. Charles County, St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Day Camps, Recreation, Sports & Fitness
Ages Served: Youth
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Inclusive

11365 Dorsett Road
Maryland Heights, Missouri
63043

Team sports, Individual sports, Social Clubs, Day Camp

TASK (Team Activities for Special Kids)

Team Activities for Special Kids (TASK) is a nonprofit 501(c)3, year-round instructional sports program that provides athletic and social opportunities to kids with special needs. The purpose of the program is to help build self-esteem and skills in children with special needs.

Service Area: St. Charles County, St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Day Camps, Recreation, Sports & Fitness
Ages Served: Teens, Youth
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Specialized

980 Horan Drive
Fenton, Missouri 63026

Sports Activities

Hatfield Cerebral Palsy Sports & Rehab Center of St. Louis Children's Hospital

Designed to promote the integration of young people with cerebral palsy and related disabilities into sports activities. Activities are supervised by physical therapists or other individuals who are trained to adapt activities to the individual participant and continuously monitor each child’s progress.

Service Area: St. Charles County, St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Day Camps, Recreation, Sports & Fitness
Ages Served: Youth
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Specialized

Sports Activities Socialization Day Sports Camp

LifeBridge Partnership

LifeBridge Partnership responds to the needs of individuals with developmental disabilities by impowering them through Recreation Therapy in their community. They provide a variety of events including physical fitness, shopping, bowling, eating out, swimming, day camps, break camps and movies.

Service Area: St. Charles County, St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Day Camps, Recreation, Social Groups, Sports & Fitness
Ages Served: All Ages
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Specialized

1187 Corporate Lake Dr.
St. Louis, Missouri 63132

Day Camps Overnight Camps

BluePrint4Summer

A web app providing easy mobile access to summer camps and events in the local area so you can plan your summer around fun activities.

Service Area: St. Charles County, St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Day Camps, Overnight Camps
Ages Served: Teens, Youth
Season: Summer
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Both

Around the St. Louis Area

Various Leisure and Recreation Activities

St. Louis Municipal Parks & Recreation Departments' Partnership

To increase the capacity to include, accommodate and welcome individuals with disabilities in existing Park & Recreation programs and activities.
Serving Mid-County: Cities of Clayton, Maryland Heights, University City & Webster Groves. Inclusion Coordinator at 314-290-8507
Serving North County: Cities of Bellefontaine Neighbors, Bridgeton, Ferguson, Florissant, Hazelwood & St. Ann. Inclusion Coordinator at 314-839-5575
Serving South & West Counties: Cities of Ballwin, Brentwood, Crestwood, Des Peres, Ellisville, Kirkwood, Manchester & Sunset Hills. Inclusion Coordinator at 314-835-6157

Service Area: St. Louis County
Program Type: Arts & Education, Day Camps, Recreation, Sports & Fitness, Travel & Outdoor Adventures
Ages Served: All Ages
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Inclusive

Throughout St. Louis County

Various Leisure and Recreation Activities

St. Charles Municipal Park & Recreation Departments' Partnership

To increase the capacity to include, accommodate and welcome individuals with disabilities in existing Park & Recreation programs and activities.
Serving the St. Charles Cities of St. Charles, O’Fallon & St. Peters. Inclusion Coordinator at 314-359-9970.

Service Area: St. Charles County
Program Type: Arts & Education, Day Camps, Recreation, Sports & Fitness, Travel & Outdoor Adventures
Ages Served: All Ages
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Inclusive

Throughout St. Charles County

Various Leisure and Recreation Activities

St. Louis County Parks

St. Louis County Parks and Recreation Department’s mission is to provide high quality parks, facilities, and recreation services that enhance residents’ lives through responsible and effective management of resources.

Service Area: St. Louis County
Program Type: Arts & Education, Day Camps, Recreation, Sports & Fitness, Travel & Outdoor Adventures
Ages Served: All Ages
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Inclusive

After school recreation & summer day camps

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis

The mission of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis (BGCSTL) is to inspire and enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens. Everyday, BGCSTL provides after-school, teen, sports and summer programs to youth in the St. Louis area while also providing a safe place for children to learn and grow. The Clubs now serve St. Louis youth at ten locations across St. Louis City & County, & two locations in St Charles County.

Service Area: St. Charles County, St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Day Camps, Recreation, Sports & Fitness
Ages Served: Teens, Youth
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Inclusive

2901 North Grand Blvd St. Louis, MO 63107

After school programs, summer day camps

Williams Temple - Neighborhood Outreach Center

Summer camps and after school programs for youth.

Service Area: St. Louis City
Program Type: Arts & Education, Day Camps
Ages Served: Teens, Youth
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Inclusive

5325 Dr Martin Luther King Drive St. Louis, MO 63112

Day Camp

Abra-Kid-Abra

Looking for fun summer camp activities?  Whether it’s a magic field trip to Abra-Kid-Abra or a circus show/workshop at your camp, our summer camp activities will have your kids laughing, interacting, and having fun!

Service Area: St. Charles County, St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Day Camps
Ages Served: Youth
Season: Summer
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Inclusive

803 Lafayette Ave.
Webster Groves, MO 63119

Sizzling Summer Day Camp

Behavior Intervention Services

We will have three weeks of summer camp this season for three different age groups. Camp will be from 9a-3p monday through friday!

Service Area: St. Charles County, St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Day Camps
Ages Served: Teens, Youth
Season: Summer
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Specialized

Circle Star Ranch Camp

Camp Circle Star

Day Camp for indivuals under the age of 18 held in __ MO. Transportation can be provided from West County Mall or other TBD location. Call for more details.

Service Area: St. Charles County, St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Day Camps
Ages Served: Teens, Youth
Season: Summer
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Specialized

The Jensen-Schmidt Tennis Academy

Jensen-Schmidt Tennis Academy

The Jensen-Schmidt Tennis Academy has been established and designed to meet the sport specific needs of children and young adults with Down syndrome. Explore our web site and learn about the reason for our program, the drills, the registration process and most importantly about the fun the participants will have when they attend our tennis academy.

Service Area: St. Charles County, St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Day Camps
Ages Served: Teens, Youth
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Specialized

I Can Ride Bike Camp

Lydia Cox I Can Ride Bike Camp

The Lydia Faith Cox Family Foundation values people by recognizing individual uniqueness and celebrating diversity. We focus on abilities rather than disabilities, as we work for the highest level of success for each camp participant. There are many factors that contribute to success: attendance, numbers served, percentage of children who can ride a 2 -wheel bike independently at the conclusion of camp and parent/guardian program feedback. On average, 80% of our camp participants can ride a typical two-wheel bike independently by the end of our 5-day program.

Service Area: St. Charles County, St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Day Camps, Recreation, Sports & Fitness
Ages Served: Teens, Youth
Season: Summer
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Specialized

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South Technical High School

Opera On The Go! (Sensory friendly)

Opera Theatre St Louis

Join Opera Theatre of Saint Louis for a fun, engaging 70 minutes of Movement and Stage Make-Up Workshops, both with audience participation, followed by an abbreviated performance of Gilbert and Sullivan’s hilarious The Pirates of Penzance. The performance features current and former Gerdine Young Artists with piano accompaniment. It is recommended for students in grades 3-10 and is tailored for young people with sound sensitivities. A “quiet room” and pacing lanes will be available. Space is limited to 60 participants.

Service Area: St. Charles County, St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Arts & Education, Day Camps
Ages Served: Teens, Youth
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Specialized

Sally S. Levy Opera Center
210 Hazel Avenue
St Louis MO 63119

Recreation Division

St Louis City Recreation Department

We offer swimming, weight lifting, boxing, basketball, youth football, volleyball, aerobics, arts and crafts, and additional activities for the citizens of St. Louis.

Service Area: St. Louis City
Program Type: Arts & Education, Day Camps, Recreation, Sports & Fitness
Ages Served: Youth
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Inclusive

Strength & Honor

Strength & Honor Camp Strength & Honor After School

Strength & Honor has started a FTC Robotics Team. We are looking for young people ages 12-18 to join the team. We have room for up to 20 participants so please contact us if you are interested. Our Summer Camp averages over 60 campers each week and reaching more than 80 a few weeks of the summer.

Service Area: St. Louis City, St. Louis County
Program Type: Arts & Education, Day Camps
Ages Served: Teens, Youth
Season: Summer, Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Inclusive

Ferguson Community Center
1050 Smith Avenue, Ferguson MO

Mid-County Coordinator of Inclusive Services

Contact your local parks and recreation department and ask for their inclusion coordinator!

A Coordinator of Inclusive Recreation assists parks and recreation departments by including people with disabilities into existing programs. The Coordinator’s role is to work with the participant, family members, teachers and the recreation program staff to ensure appropriate and individualized accommodations are provided. Challenges to inclusion do exist. Through open communication and the willingness to work cooperatively, successful inclusion does happen. Serving Mid-County:  Cities of Clayton, Maryland Heights, University City & Webster Groves.  Inclusion Coordinator at 314-290-8507

Service Area: St. Louis County
Program Type: Arts & Education, Day Camps, Sports & Fitness, Travel & Outdoor Adventures
Ages Served: All Ages
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Inclusive

(314) 290-8507

50 Gay Avenue
Clayton, MO 63105

North County Coordinator of Inclusive Services

Contact your local parks and recreation department and ask for their inclusion coordinator!

A Coordinator of Inclusive Recreation assists parks and recreation departments by including people with disabilities into existing programs. The Coordinator’s role is to work with the participant, family members, teachers and the recreation program staff to ensure appropriate and individualized accommodations are provided. Challenges to inclusion do exist. Through open communication and the willingness to work cooperatively, successful inclusion does happen. Serving North County:  Cities of Bellefontaine Neighbors, Bridgeton, Ferguson, Florissant, Hazelwood & St. Ann.  Inclusion Coordinator at 314-839-5575

Service Area: St. Louis County
Program Type: Arts & Education, Day Camps, Sports & Fitness, Travel & Outdoor Adventures
Ages Served: All Ages
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Inclusive

(314) 839-5575

8969 Dunn Rd
Hazelwood, MO 63042

South-West Coordinator of Inclusive Services

Contact your local parks and recreation department and ask for their inclusion coordinator!

A Coordinator of Inclusive Recreation assists parks and recreation departments by including people with disabilities into existing programs. The Coordinator’s role is to work with the participant, family members, teachers and the recreation program staff to ensure appropriate and individualized accommodations are provided. Challenges to inclusion do exist. Through open communication and the willingness to work cooperatively, successful inclusion does happen. Serving South & West Counties:  Cities of Ballwin, Brentwood, Crestwood, Des Peres, Ellisville, Kirkwood, Manchester & Sunset Hills.  Inclusion Coordinator at 314-835-6157

Service Area: St. Louis County
Program Type: Arts & Education, Day Camps, Sports & Fitness, Travel & Outdoor Adventures
Ages Served: All Ages
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Inclusive

(314) 835-6157

1050 Des Peres Rd.
Des Peres, MO 63131

St. Charles County Coordinator of Inclusive Services

Contact your local parks and recreation department and ask for their inclusion coordinator!

A Coordinator of Inclusive Recreation assists parks and recreation departments by including people with disabilities into existing programs. The Coordinator’s role is to work with the participant, family members, teachers and the recreation program staff to ensure appropriate and individualized accommodations are provided. Challenges to inclusion do exist. Through open communication and the willingness to work cooperatively, successful inclusion does happen. Serving the St. Charles Cities of St. Charles, O’Fallon & St. Peters.   Inclusion Coordinator at 314-359-9970.

Service Area: St. Charles County
Program Type: Arts & Education, Day Camps, Sports & Fitness, Travel & Outdoor Adventures
Ages Served: All Ages
Season: Year Round
Inclusive Specialized or Both: Inclusive

(314) 359-9970

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