Day Camp

Every day at Spectrum Day Camp is focused on positively influencing others. Our summer camp experience strives to make a difference in the lives of everyone: campers, families, volunteers, experienced staff and our local community.

Our approach to the summer camp experience is anchored by our core social skills curriculum, which outlines the skills, that campers are exposed to each and every day.

The purpose of Spectrum Day Camp extends far beyond simply having FUN. Fun is just one of the many intended results of intentional camp programing.

Everything we do at Spectrum Day Camp is intentional, and guided by our core philosophy and mission. From how activities are facilitated, to how we communicate with campers, to how staff members interact with one another – it all has a purpose.

We train our volunteers and staff how to teach, communicate and think within the intentional camp framework. Staff members are educational and medical professionals who understand and have been trained in the characteristics of and research based strategies used for persons affected by Autism/Asperger’s. Our camp staff is skilled in creating a structured and supportive environment that fosters the positive social and life skills of each camper who attends day camp.

Spectrum Camp and Clubs' intentional approach to the summer camp experience provides children with a real-world, real-life experiential program that promotes the development of social and life skills.

There will be 7 sessions of Day Camp this summer offered at The Nett, 444 Bethesda Church Rd, Lawrenceville, GA 30044 :

• Session 1: June 1-5
Theme: Ocean Commotion (Under the Sea)
Specialty Camp: Technology

• Session 2: June 8-12
Theme: Around the World
Specialty Camp: Lego/Science

• Session 3: June 15-19
Theme: Wild, Wild West
Specialty Camp: Counselor in Training

• Session 4: June 22-26
Theme: Super Heroes
Specialty Camp: Drama

• Session 5: June 29-July 3
Theme: Jurassic Journey (Dinosaurs)
Specialty Camp: Camp Journey overnight weeklong camp - CANCELLED FOR THIS YEAR

*Camp Journey is held at Fort Yargo State Park at the Camp Twin Lakes Will-A-Way Group Camp Facility (210 S. Broad St. Winder, GA 30680)

• Session 6: July 6-10
Theme: Space Odyssey
Specialty Camp: Drama

• Session 7: July 13-17
Theme: Go for the Gold! (Olympics)
Specialty Camp: Technology


COST: Spectrum Day Camp - $375 per week

**Please note: There will an extra charge ($150 per week) for any child needing one to one support at camp. If you have any questions about this extra charge, please contact Mary at 678-640-2489.

Payment Options Day Camp

1. Payment in Full (this includes a 25% non-refundable deposit after May 17)

2. 25% non-refundable deposit (after May 17), with monthly installment payments on your credit card.

When enrolling in the installment plan, a deposit will be charged to your credit card on the date registration is submitted. The remaining balance will be automatically charged to your credit card account on the fifth of each subsequent  month. The last payment will be June 1, 2020.

Example:
• 2 weeks of camp = $750
• 25% deposit = $187.50
• Balance = $562.50 divided in equal installments.

3. 25% refundable deposit when using a 3rd party funding source.

This option is ONLY for campers that have a PRE-APPROVED funding source (i.e. NOW/COMP, Family Support). Note that Respite vouchers may not be used.

  • Contact Claire for a CODE to use for registration Claire@atl-spectrum.com

Active.com charges a $5.20 non-refundable registration fee for each session.

For additional information, please email camps@atl-spectrum.com.

Click here for Spectrum Summer Day Camp registration

February 1, 2020  summer camp registration open.

Camp Journey weeklong has been cancelled.

We are still taking registrations for day camp and remain hopeful but are awaiting CDC recommendations and guidelines.

Learn more about Spectrum Day Camp programs here.

Download a Day Camp flyer here

The Nett (previously The Bethesda United Methodist  Church)

444 Bethesda Church Rd, Lawrenceville, GA 30044