Cross-Cultural Solutions offers international volunteer experiences for teens in Guatemala, Costa Rica, Peru, Ghana, and India. CCS brings teens to work side-by-side with inspiring local community members, while engaging in unique cultural activities and language instruction.

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Iroquois Springs
Rock Hill, NY

Iroquois Springs is a safe, fun filled environment for children looking to experience the magic summer camp has to offer. We have been the site of the finest in sleep-away camp experiences for boys and girls since 1931.

Mission: To provide a summer of fun for children living with HIV/AIDS and sickle cell disease. When: Session 1: July 26 - August 1 Session 2: August 7 - 13 Where: Warwick, NY.

Cold Spring, NY

Since 1902 Surprise Lake Camp has stood for more than just great fun. Our campers come away with greater independence, enhanced self-esteem, stronger Jewish identities, heightened environmental awareness, and a fuller sense of their creative potential. Sliding Fee Scale.

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Palo Alto, Irvine, Atlanta, Seattle, and more, CA
Other

Our intensive two-week, overnight pre-college program for teens ages 13–18 will immerse you in the creative world of video game production. All graduates leave the Academy with a gaming portfolio and the tools to excel in the rapidly expanding field of game development.

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North Country Camps - Lincoln & Whippoorwill
Keeseville, NY

We are an adventurous and fun resident camp program located in the Adirondack region of NY State.

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French Woods Sports and Arts Center is America's Top Teen-Only Summer Camp. The Camp is located 2.5 hours from New York City. Boys and Girls aged 12-17 have the option of an affordable 2, 4, 6, 8 or 10 week session. ACA accredited .

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CREATE. PERFORM. INSPIRE. LEAD. Join us for an exciting, cutting edge downtown theater experience that helps you develop your talent.

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Ancramdale, NY

Camp Anne offers a structured, yet relaxed, experience for children and adults who function in the moderate, severe, or profound ranges of mental retardation. Offers a traditional experience.

Stanford, Harvard, UCLA, GWU, UT Austin, NYU, Chicago and more!, CA
Other

At Digital Media Academy, we encourage and inspire kids and teens to become the next generation of developers, animators, filmmakers, photographers, designers and engineers! Our tech camps feature hands-on, project-based learning using the latest in virtual reality, wearable technology, robotics, 3D printing and more!

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Willsboro, NY

Pok-O-MacCready, located on a beautiful Adirondack lake, is known for its friendliness, fun and adventure. The camps have been family-owned since 1905.

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French Woods features individualized programming for ages seven to seventeen. Select from theatre, dance, music, circus, art, sports, riding and much more. Spend the summer of your life in the scenic western Catskills.

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Rhinebeck, NY

Ramapo provides a safe, predictable, and highly structured environment which fosters the development of positive social and learning skills. A particular strength of Ramapo is its one-to-one staff-to-child ratio.

Remsen, NY

Traditional programming for LD and Asperger’s Syndrome campers. Structured, non-competitive setting features the instruction/reinforcement of social skills. 2:1 camper/ counselor ratio ensures individualization and success.

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Balsam, NC
Other

SOAR offers high adventure summer camps designed specifically for youth and young adults between the ages of 8 and 25 diagnosed with ADHD and LD. Each of our summer camp programs promotes friendships, increase self-confidence, and develop life skills.

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Our fashion design summer camp takes place in Manhattan, NY and is a great way for children, 6-17yrs old to spend summer vacation. Students will learn to sew using a sewing machine, design fashion, create accessories & have a blast with other fashionistas!!

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New Haven, New York, Philadelphia, Richmond, and more, NV
Other

This summer, explore a top campus, make friends as you master new tech skills, and join a community of more than 275,000 alumni. At iD Tech summer camps, students ages 6-18 can learn to code, build websites, design video games, experience virtual reality, mod Minecraft, engineer robots, model and print 3D characters, and more!

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High Falls, NY

A co-ed residential program serving children and young adults with Autism and related developmental disabilities, ADD and Learning Disabilities

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New York City, NY

CAMP FASHION DESIGN is a summer fashion camp for girls ages 11-17 located in NYC! Run by 'Project Runway' stars! Meet top designers, reps from FIT, visit Mood Fabrics, have daily challenges and much, much more!

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The Southampton Fresh Air Home provides a unique vacation experience for physically challenged children between the ages of 6 to 22. Camp programming includes arts and crafts, computers, sports, and swimming, and sailing. Contact David Billingham: (631) 283-1594 or dbillingham@sfah.org

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General Notes About Camps in the State of New York

New York is the 3rd most populated state in the union at just under twenty million, of which over eight million people live in New York City alone. Thus, there will be a large number of day camps in the NYC metro area - which is chiefly comprised of five urban boroughs: the Bronx, Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, and Staten Island. Since New York City is a cultural mecca of sorts, there are also a number of specialty summer programs related to the arts, sports, and education. For instance, there are a number Broadway related drama camps and acting camps, as well as other performing arts programs such as dance camps. In a stark contrast to one of the most developed urban centers in world, much of the area outside of New York City is comprised of much more rural landscape - commonly referred to as upstate New York; offering a more suitable environment for traditional sleepaway camps and other residential summer programs. Other major cities in the state include: Buffalo, Syracuse, and Rochester.

The weather during the summer is normally relatively humid and hot in New York City, while noticeably more cooler in the Adirondacks and the Catskills.

The Catskill Mountains in the southeast and Adirondack Mountains in the northern portion of the state each boast a wealth of forests, lakes, rivers, and other natural features and are home to a number of camps ... especially in the Catskills.