Children ages 5 (school eligible) through school age with and without special needs can enjoy all that Camp Cheerful has to offer in a day camp setting. Cheerful Day Camp includes all the activities of the traditional camp sessions, including swimming, horsemanship activities, nature study, sports, canoeing, and much more.
Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Extended care available 7:30 – 9:00 a.m. and/or 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. for an additional cost.
Campers may register for one week, multiple weeks, or all nine weeks. (Please check back in February, 2020 for registration)
June 8 – 12 (offsite)*
June 15 – 19
June 22 – 26
June 29 – July 2 (4-day week)
July 6 – 10
July 13 – 17
July 20 – 24
July 27 – 31
August 3 – 7
August 10 – 14
Sensational Day Program (Camp Cheerful)
Our unique outdoor setting is an ideal environment for children and young adults with autism (or others with special sensory needs) to enjoy camp activities while progressing with their IEP goals. A Certified Special Education Teacher and autism specialist supervise our program and specially trained staff. Activities are designed to fit campers’ individual needs while receiving additional support from an occupational therapist and speech therapist. Campers enjoy activities such as swimming, sensory activities, arts and crafts, sports, reading, music, canoeing, and horsemanship activities.
Achievement Centers for Children is an authorized licensee of the Cleveland Metropolitan Park District. Inquiries regarding the cooperative relationship may be directed to the Chief Executive Officer, Cleveland Metroparks, 4101 Fulton Parkway, Cleveland, Ohio 44144; 216-635-3200.
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