Courage Center conducts recreational summer programming for young people with various special needs at the 305-acre Camp Courage site, located approximately 50 miles west of the Twin Cities. A teen session serves boys and girls with a physical disability or a visual impairment, while a leadership week offers intensive leadership and life skills training for teens with a physical disability or a sensory impairment. A specialty week accommodates campers ages 7-14 who have a communication disorder. Also available is a half-week sampler session for first-time overnight campers.
|Location||Maple Lake, MN|
|Program Focuses & Features||Aquatics, Asperger's Syndrome, Asthma, Autism, Bicycle Tours, Blood Disorders, Cancer, Canoeing, Cerebral Palsy, Computers, Crafts, Deafness, Ecology, Environmental Science, Epilepsy, Farming, Learning Disabilities, Media, Photography, Physical Impairments, Riding, Sailing, Speech & Language Disorders, Swimming, Traumatic Brain Injury, Visual Impairments, Wilderness Camping|
|Age Range||Residential — Coed Ages 7 and up|
|Director||Tom Fogarty, Director|
|Residential Fee||$500-950, ½-1 weeks.|
|Dates & Sessions||June-Aug; 19 sessions, ½-1 weeks long|