Special Touch provides Christian camping experiences nationwide for people with intellectual or physical special needs and their families. Individuals with intellectual disabilities enter a program geared to their understanding and participation levels. Participants with physical special needs take part in a separate program that provides Bible teaching, tailored to the spiritual issues they face, as well as recreation, entertainment and fellowship. Activities vary by location.
|Name||Special Touch Ministry Summer Get Away|
|Program Focuses & Features||Aerobics, Aquatics, Archery, Asperger's Syndrome, Autism, Baseball, Basketball, Boating, Cerebral Palsy, Climbing Wall, Crafts, Deafness, Epilepsy, Equestrian, Fishing, Hiking, Intellectual Disabilities, Learning Disabilities, Music, Outdoor Education, Paintball, Painting, Physical Impairments, Rappelling, Religious Studies, Ropes Course, Soccer, Softball, Speech & Language Disorders, Swimming, Theater, Traumatic Brain Injury, Visual Impairments, Volleyball, Watersports|
|Age Range||Residential — Coed Ages 10 and up|
|Director||Debbie Chivers, Coordinator|
|Residential Fee||$290-699, 1 week.|
|Religious Affiliation||Nondenominational Christian|
|Dates & Sessions||May-Sept; 9 sessions, 1 week long|