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Special Needs Camps

These unique camps are for children with special needs including physical, mental, and emotional disabilities. A few are even available for free to those that qualify. There are camps in Nashville for children with a wide array of difficulties and differences including burn survivors and children with diabetes. There are several options for children with sensory struggles and ADHD. There is even a free camp available for children with skin issues sponsored by the American Dermatology Association. Every child should have a chance to go to camp!

Scroll through the options below and be sure to check out our full summer camp guide for even more options for summer camps in and around Nashville.

Camp Discovery - a picture of 4 girls making a heart symbol with their hands

Camp Discovery

Location: 930 E Woodfield Rd, Schaumburg, Tennessee 60173

Phone: (847) 240-1748

Email: chernandez@aad.org

Website: https://www.aad.org/public/kids/camp-discovery

Cost: Free

Camp Discovery offers kids living with skin disease a one-of-a-kind experience. Every summer, the American Academy of Dermatology sponsors 6 weeks of camp in 5 locations where everyone can have fun!

About Lauren Breeze

Lauren BreezeLauren is a transplant from Texas and has become a local tourist exploring the area with her two children. She loves to discover new places in Nashville to share with others.