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Camp You B You Family Camp
October 8-10, 2021
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Camp You Be You Family Weekend Camp

Marcus Autism Center and Camp Twin Lakes have partnered to offer families, caregivers, siblings and campers with Autism Spectrum Disorder a weekend camp experience with other families.  You B You Family Weekend Camp gives families an opportunity  to participate in fun activities and enjoy quality time together in an accepting and welcoming environment.

Where? 

Camp Twin Lakes, Camp Will-A-Way 
210 S Broad St #5
Winder, GA 30680

Who can come to camp?

Children ages 5-17 who are ready to stay overnight in a novel environment and access typical camp activities (e.g., rock climbing, archery, boating, horseback riding) all while joining their families for the weekend.

  • Campers should be able to participate in a variety of indoor and outdoor activities with the assistance of their families and with minimal support from MAC clinicians and volunteers.
  • Campers need to be able to follow group instructions, sleep in a family cabin that is partitioned by folding doors and have no unmanageable or dangerous behaviors (e.g., aggression, self-injury, destruction, elopement).
  • Families should accompany campers at ALL times and are responsible for administering all medications while at camp.
  • Additional family members, including a second parent/guardian, siblings, and immediate individuals who live in the same household are encouraged to attend camp.
Details: All applications will be reviewed by a Marcus Autism Center clinician and the Camp Twin Lakes' Program Manager. Phone screens may be conducted to ensure campers have necessary skills in order to be successful in the camp environment. All campers will be notified about acceptance by Sept. 9, 2019. Once notified, payment will be due no later than Oct. 4, 2019.

When:
October 8, 2021 to October 10, 2021
12:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Location:
Camp Twin Lakes' Camp Will-A-Way