Connect with Hattie's Friends summer camp is one of the largest recreation programs offered at Hattie Larlham. The summer camp brings typically developing children from Northeast Ohio communities together with children residing at the Hattie Larlham Center for Children with Disabilities. Connect with Hattie's Friends summer camp has a limited number of spots open to children with developmental disabilities ages 6 to 12 years old from the community. This integrated atmosphere creates social bonds that dispel myths about disabilities. Daily summer camp activities include disability awareness and inclusion lessons and educational games and programs.
Hattie Larlham asks that children attending summer camp bring a lunch, change of clothes and swimsuit each day. Summer campers must be signed in and out by a parent, guardian or designated adult.
Connect with Hattie's Friends summer camp is for children and young adults with ages 6 to 12 years old.
Hattie Larlham requires summer camp attendees complete and return a registration form (PDF). Hattie Larlham staff encourages parents to bring interested campers in for a tour and interview.
The cost to attend Connect with Hattie's Friends summer camp is $100 per camp week. Daily rates are available.