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H.E.S. Camp Xtra is a day camp that caters to children with developmental disabilities. Campers are in a safe haven where they can feel comfortable and enjoy their summer in the least restrictive environment.
Children in Camp Xtra are mainstreamed within H.E.S.’ Summer Camp with the support of a counselor. The appropriate level of assistance is assessed for each child based on their individual needs, from a group setting to a 1:1 camper/staff ratio.
Children participate in general camp activities and enriched activities. Children go on trips that are appropriate for their individual needs. Transportation (from local areas), lunch and snacks are provided.
The eligibility requirements for Camp Xtra are as follows:
Your child must be between the ages of 5-17.
The child must have an IEP.
If a child has received OPWDD Waiver Services, the Care Manager must provide their Level of Care (LOC), Life Plan, Notice of Decision (NOD), Psychological and Psycho-social evaluations.