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YMCA Camp Independence of Metro Chicago Session 7


Sunday, July 23, 2017    
8:00 am


Camp Independence
32405 N. US Highway 12, Ingleside, IL

Event Type

Overnight camp for youth with spina bifida ages 14-19.

Camp Independence is run by the YMCA of Metro Chicago in association with the Illinois Spina Bifida Association. It is an overnight camp designed especially for people with spina bifida, age 7 through adult. Campers are encouraged to learn self-care skills, develop new friendships and try new adaptive sports. Parents and campers have reported improvements in campers’ goal attainment, management of health-related self-care and independence.

Session 7 is for youth ages 14-19. It is scheduled for July 23-29.

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