Foothills Academy Society

Camp Amicus - Overnight and Day Camp


Description
NOTE: COVID-19 UPDATE # NO OVERNIGHT CAMPS OFFERED IN 2021. Provides summer overnight and day camps for children and youth diagnosed with a learning disability or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

Service offers:

  • camping and recreation program for children and youth 
  • overnight camps (Sunday - Friday) at Goldeneye Centre, Nordegg 
  • summer day camps (Monday - Friday) at Foothills Academy and an adventure camp based out of Kamp Kiwanis (day camp)
  • POLARIS Teen Leadership camps based out of Foothills Academy
  • group activities such as games, horseback riding, ropes course, and swimming
  • Counsellor-in-Training program
Affiliation: Alberta Camping Association, Canadian Camping AssociationKey Provider: recreation staff
Eligibility
Yes, Service is targeted to children and youth:
  • age 8 to 18
  • diagnosed with a Learning Disability and / or ADHD (average to above-average IQ) without major behavioural or emotional regulation issues
 
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service, visit website to register online and complete intake form.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-270-9400
Fax
403-270-9438
Web Site
http://www.foothillsacademy.org/camp-amicus
Email
intake@foothillsacademy.org
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Fees vary. Contact for details on camp costs.

Fee Reduction: Yes,

Fees are based on a sliding scale. Subsidies and payment plans are available. Most camps are eligible for FSCD funding.

Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - All doors, washrooms accessible, elevator, cement ramp.Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit, Registered Charity / Foundation, Educational Institution
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
April 5, 2019
Address
745 37 Street NW
Calgary, AB, T2N 4T1
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM