Frequently Asked Questions

What is Camp Abilities Saratoga?

Camp Abilities Saratoga is an overnight educational sports camp for children that are blind, deaf blind, or visually impaired .  It is a one week program.

Where is Camp Abilities Saratoga held?

The camp is held on the campus of Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, NY.

When is the next session of Camp Abilities Saratoga?

The next camp is scheduled for the week of August 7, 2016.

What adapted sports are expected to be offered?

It is anticipated that the following adapted sports will be offered:

    • Swimming
    • Beep Baseball
    • Track and Field
    • Tandem Bicycling
    • Goalball

What special programs are being offered?

It is expected that campers will have the opportunity to experience the following special programs:

Who teaches the campers?

The staff of Camp Abilities Saratoga features a Camp Director with credentials in Adapted Physical Education along with an expert in each adapted sport being offered.  The camp features a 1 to 1 counselor to camper ratio on an as appropriate basis.  Camp counselors are usually college interns involved in the Adapted Physical Education field.

What special events will there be for the campers?

Saratoga Springs in August is a pretty exciting place.  Activities may include:

    • A picnic at the Spa State Park
    • A dance at Skidmore College
    • A talent show
    • An interactive music program

What if I have more questions?

Please feel free to contact us using any of the methods on our Contact Us page!

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