Gene Bell
Gene Bell

Profile Details

Contact Name:
Gene Bell
Group:
Active Professional Organization Member
Email 1:
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Last Name 1:
Bell
First Name 1:
Gene
Address 1:
322 Route 46 West, Suite 210
City:
Parsippany
State:
NJ
Zip:
07054
Work Phone:
973/732-3226
Age Served:
8-19
Directory Description:
Summit Camp serves campers ages 8-19 who have issues of ASD, Aspergers Syndrome, and/or HFA. Based on a traditional camp program, campers find program success ,social skills improvement and emotional growth in a supportive environment that is fun and exciting. Our school year Weekender program offers regional youth group like weekends that also foster social skills and friendships.
Organization:
Summit Camp & Travel
Professional Category:
Camp/ESY Program
Resource and Professional Directory:
Yes
Title:
Senior Director
URL:
http://www.summitcamp.com
Social Groups -Support Groups - Workshops-Classes:
Weekender Program offers school year weekends, day events, and vacation programs designed to foster peer relationships and enhance social skills. Participants gain valuable experiences in group activities. Weekend and school vacation program designed for teenagers to interact with and make a few new friends, enjoy a guided and supervised recreational weekend break staffed by educators & youth workers who understand them. Very much like a 24/7 social skills activity weekend.

WHO: Young people, ages 11 - 19, who are kids with issues of Aspergers syndrome, NVLD, HFA, mild learning disabilities, and/or ADHD/ADD who would benefit from a directed weekend experience designed to foster socialization, peer interaction, and independence.
Camps and Summer Programs:
Camp provides a summer sleep away camp experience for boys and girls, ages 8-19, who have issues of attention. These may include Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD and/or ADHD), ASD, Asperger's syndrome, awkward social skills, High Functioning Autism, verbal or non-verbal learning disabilities (NVLD), and/or mild social or emotional concerns.
Summit Travel works with older children, ages 15-19, who have similar issues. At the same time offers more directed interpersonal social skills, transition and life skills and an appreciation of group touring and adventure travel.

The Weekender Program offers school year weekends, day events, and vacation programs designed to foster peer relationships and enhance social skills.