We are thankful for you, our CAMP family. Happy Thanksgiving!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Newsletter Articles


As CAMP celebrates 35 years of strengthening and inspiring individuals with special needs we realize that volunteer counselors are one of CAMP’s most precious resources!  Volunteer counselors fill CAMP with their energy and love and they are one of the biggest reasons CAMPers return year...

Join us on October 11-12, 2014 to celebrate 35 years of CAMP!  It’s time to gather all the incredible staff and volunteers who have helped us make CAMPers smile throughout the years to have one BIG PARTY!   What better way to do it, than to...

On August 19, CAMP bid a fond farewell to Director of Health and Wellness/Head Nurse Judy Foster.  “Well almost, but not quite” said Nurse Judy, “My new job intersects with CAMP.” Nurse Judy is joining the faculty at the Martha Fessler School of Nursing at Hallmark...

The end of summer means the return to school for many CAMPers and with it an invitation forparents/caregivers to  participate in their child’s Individualized Education Plan (IEP) meeting.  An IEP is a written statement of the educational program designed to meet a child’s individual needs...

At CAMP we’re a little bummed out, too, because summer is over and the CAMPers have gone home. Have no fear, Respite Club is here! Respite Club Members have exclusive access to Respite Weekend Camps, Parent’s Night Out (PNO) and Teen & Adult Day Adventure (TADA).    Programs...

Caleb Thompson was just eight years old he was introduced to CAMP.   His mom D’Anne Thompson describes feeling a little apprehensive that first year when she came to drop Caleb off.  “It was a little difficult, but after ten minutes I realized how freeing CAMP...

by Brandon G. Briery, Ph.D. Chief Program Officer/Executive Camping Director It is hard to believe that some of the #BestDays of our lives during the #BestSummerEver are now behind us. Here is a summary of some of those who helped make all of that happen:   If you haven’t...

Children’s Association for Maximum Potential will host its 6th Annual Starry Night CAMP Gala in the newly renovated ballroom of the San Antonio Country Club on Saturday, September 13, 2014.   CAMP is also celebrating the 35th anniversary of it’s founding in 1979, when the dreams...