National Association of the Deaf Youth Leadership Camp



Held at Camp Taloali, YLC provides training in leadership and literacy skills, social studies, and programs in deaf history, group dynamics, drama and outdoor education for deaf and hard-of-hearing youth. It also offers opportunities for integration and participation with members of the hearing community. Guest speakers, academic activities and field trips round out the program.

General Info

Name National Association of the Deaf Youth Leadership Camp
Location Stayton, OR
Year-round Contacts 301-587-1788
Program Focuses & Features Canoeing, Community Service, Computers, Creative Writing, Deafness, Debate, Environmental Science, Exploration, Filmmaking, Government, Hiking, Media, Mountain Trips, Outdoor Education, Photography, Ropes Course, Swimming, Theater, Writing/Journalism
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 16-18
Application Deadline February
Director Allie Rice, Coordinator
Residential Fee $1750, 4 weeks.
Year Established 1969
Dates & Sessions July-Aug; 1 session, 4 weeks long


Allie Rice, Coordinator