ERIC Number: ED152025
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Summer Camping for Children in State Schools, State Hospitals, State Hospital Schools. Recreational Objective-Oriented Programs.
Massachusetts State Dept. of Education, Boston. Bureau of Special Education.; Whitewood Stamps Inc., Newton, MA.
The directory provides information on 110 recreational object-oriented summer programs which are appropriate for the placement of institutionalized children and which have staffs experienced in working with multiply handicapped children or are willing to integrate such children into their activities. Maps are provided showing the location of camps in each of seven regions considered. A series of charts illustrate the performance area capability of each camp program. One page descriptions of each residential and day camp usually include information on the program, activities, staff, medical facilities and personnel, physical setting, special needs campers, and additional information. Also included is a master chart relating areas of goal expertise to the types of campers who can be accommodated. Additional sections cover a description of the evaluation process, evaluation process materials, results of a cost study, and a planning report. (SBH)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Massachusetts State Dept. of Education, Boston. Bureau of Special Education.; Whitewood Stamps Inc., Newton, MA.
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