This summer, Easterseals Oregon will be providing summer day camp programming in four locations around the Portland Metro area and surrounding communities! This exciting new program is designed to offer a safe, engaging, and intentional camp environment to children ages 11-14 with disabilities, under the care of trained staff and volunteers at a minimum of a 3-1 ratio.Learn More
Our vision is to create and deliver disability services, workforce development and housing programs that result in 100% included and empowered participants in their communities.
The registration period for our 2023 all-abilities summer camp program is now open! If you want to learn more, register a camper, or volunteer, click the link below to learn more.
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