|Variety Club Camp & Development Center Rec Hall|
Set to open on June 24th and run through the summer, this specialty camp provides an unprecedented opportunity for children with special needs to socialize with their peers and enjoy summer activities such as swimming, hiking, sports, dancing, and more. As one of the only camps in the country to offer this experience, the Variety Club Camp & Developmental Center located in Worcester, PA is funded by Variety – The Children’s Charity of Greater Philadelphia (formerly the Variety Club).
The Variety Club Camp & Development Center summer programs
- Day Camp: Open to children ages 5-21, this program provides a typical camp experience with activities such as arts & crafts, nature, drama, sports, music and swimming.
- Overnight Camp: For children and youth 7-21, the Overnight Program gives participants an opportunity to be away from home in a safe and nurturing environment while participating in typical camping experiences.
- Vocational Programs: Specific to students ages 16-21, this program focuses on teaching work-related skills to prepare participants for adulthood.
- Extended School Year Services (ESY): Available for students ages 5-21, Variety Club’s ESY program provides academic activities to help children maintain skills during the summer break as outlined in their Individualized Education Plan (IEP).