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This section includes information about camps for children with special developmental or medical needs, either in general lists or by specific category and camp.

American Camping Association
Database of camps nationwide, can search by category and location

Associated Grantmakers, Summer Fund
Provides funding to camps for low-income families; click on camp list to view camps

Camp Meridian
Free camp for 8-12 year olds born with heart disease

Camp Sunshine
Free camp for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families

Easter Seals
Search by state, then click on camps to view programs in the area for children with mild to severe physical disabilities

Federation for Children with Special Needs, MA - Summer Fun Camp Directory
Produces Camp Directory of camps for children with special needs/integrated camps each year

Mass Family Ties
Database with camp section in the resource directory

Open Hearts Camp
Camp for children who have had open-heart surgery or heart transplant

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