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Special Needs Summer Camps Resource Guide (Fairfax County Public Schools Parent Resource Center) and Fairfax County Therapeutic Recreation


Special Needs Summer Camps
A list of summer camps for children with special needs.

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Therapeutic Recreation

Therapeutic Recreation Services (TRS), a branch of the Department of Neighborhood and Community Services, provides opportunities for children and adults with disabilities to develop the skills that enable them to participate in the recreation and leisure programs of their choice. Staff is committed to providing services, education and resources to meet the needs of participants and assist them on the road toward lifelong participation and enjoyment in recreation and leisure activities. Staff also provides support and advocacy to individuals who wish to participate in general recreation activities.

Tag(s): ADD/ADHD Art/Health/Music/Physical Education (PE) Autism Spectrum Disorder Elementary Emotional Disabilities Hearing Impairment High School Intellectual Disabilities Learning Disability Middle School Mild/Moderate Disabilities Orthopedic Impairment Other Health Impairment Parent/Family Professional Resources Recreation Speech/Language Impairment Traumatic Brain Injury Vision Impairment