Lighthouse for the Blind of the Palm Beaches Summer Camp 

Participants will be divided into groups, according to age and ability. Several sessions will be offered daily by experienced, qualified Lighthouse staff and/or guest speakers, introducing topics, such as; Assistive Technology, Keyboarding, Career Exploration, Orientation and Mobility, Braille/Reading, Home Management, Communication Skills, Low Vision and Recreational Activities.

The Lighthouse staff and/or guest speakers will facilitate relevant, age appropriate activities for the participants. Techniques and adaptive devices will be demonstrated. Hands on methods will be made available to promote learning and awareness. Arts & Crafts, games and group activities will be implemented to foster the learning experience. Collage of four pictures from the 2009 Summer camp. One is a group of students and staff standing outside of a field trip site, another is of a camper practicing his kitchen skills slicing carrots, another is of a camper practicint he typing skills and the fourth is of a camper holding a starfish at the Loxahatchee River Center

Activities will include:

Orientation and Mobility

• Daily Living Skills

 

• Games and Crafts

 

 

• Assistive Technology

 

 

• Career Exploration

 

 

• Field Trips and MUCH MORE!!!

 

 

 

 

 

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 “This was a great experience for our daughter. She learned so many new things!”

The Lighthouse thanks you in advance for your support!
 

Please contact the Lighthouse to apply for Summer Camp.  Space is limited and admittance is on a first come, first served basis.

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