Resource Directory

Agency Phone Number Address Description
1441 Clifton Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30322

The Brain Injury Association of Georgia is a non-profit organization serving individuals with brain injuries and their families, friends and service providers comprised of survivors, family members, friends, and professionals who are all working together to provide community support programs assisting individuals and their families to have a better understanding of the effects of brain injury and to facilitate rehabilitation opportunities.

BrainCore Therapy provides a unique, drugless, and non-invasive approach to treating Brainwave Dysregulation that may be associated with the symptoms of many neurological based conditions including: ADHD/ADD, Headaches, Migraines, Fibromyalgia, Traumatic Brain Injury, Panic Attacks, Anxiety Disorders, Learning Disorders, Memory Loss, Autism, Asperger’s Syndrome, Post Stroke, PTSD, And Many Others.

1701 Brandon Hall Drive
Atlanta, GA 30350

Brandon Hall School is the Atlanta area’s only college preparatory boarding school. They work with boarding students, day students, international students and 100 percent of graduates are accepted to college.

(678) 644-5243
6737 Concord Rd
Cumming, GA 30028

Offers therapeutic horseback riding for children and adults with special needs. Day camp and sleep away camp programs also available.

2300 Holcomb Bridge Road.
Suite 103, #366
Roswell, GA 30076

Provide support services to help those with developmental disabilities find work.


A full service company providing Private Duty care as well as Healthcare Staffing services. They provide a full range of medical and non-medical services to private patients in their homes or assisted living facilities, and professional staffing to other healthcare providers, such as clinics, offices, nursing homes, schools and hospitals.

4045 Smithtown Road, Suite K
Suwanee, GA 30024

Special Needs Attorney who assists with estate planning, probate and trust administration, elder law, trusts and Medicaid and VA planning.

2981 Hog Mountain Rd
Watkinsville, GA 30677

Offers hippotherapy and therapeutic riding for children and adults with special needs.

706 884-4492
1- 888-7-I-Learn
1507 Vernon Road
LaGrange, GA 30240

An educational consulting firm that targets learning disorders with the latest technology. Their three-day extended residential camp sessions, which are held during June, July and August, tone children for learning efficiency and motivation. Camp is open to students between the ages of six and twelve.


(678) 812-3844
5342 Tilly Mill Rd
Dunwoody, GA 30338

Surrounded by more than 500 acres in the picturesque North Georgia mountains, Camp Barney Medintz campers experience the magic of summer camp and the joy of making lifelong friends while challenging themselves with new activities and gaining self-confidence and independence that will benefit them for a lifetime. Along the way, each and every day, they develop and solidify their connection to their Jewish identity. Camp Barney Medintz is truly Our Summer Place.

The Chalutzim program for campers with special needs has been nationally-recognized since it was established in 1992. This program is highly individualized and very special experience for each of the campers. Campers with special needs attend a 2-week or 4-week program and are supervised by experienced, specially trained staff who understand the Camp setting and also infuse large doses of conscientious mentoring, warmth, humor, and hugs. This program offers all the exciting Camp Barney Medintz activities and opportunities while facilitating individual and group skill development. Campers in the Chalutzim program come to camp with a wide range of abilities, and staff work closely with each camper on meeting individual goals for their time at Camp.

Please also see entry for Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta

281 Hope Entrance Rd
Fort Valley, GA 31030

In existence since 1984, this a unique boarding summer camp which offers a broad range of recreational activities designed specifically for children and adults who are mildly to moderately mentally challenged (who may also have physical challenges) and who are ambulatory. It is recognized as one of the truly outstanding camps of its type in the country and serves the entire state of Georgia.

(704) 266-2267
2820 Selwyn Ave.
Box 767
Charlotte, NC 28209

Camp Blue Skies provides 5-day, 4-night overnight camps for adults with developmental disabilities, including Down syndrome and mild to moderate Autism in Georgia, Ohio and North Carolina.

In addition to the many recreational and outdoor activities available to campers, they offer learning activities to address individual independence.

Campers have opportunities to challenge themselves in a safe environment to enhance their interests and abilities while developing their social skills.

(770) 671-8971
(706) 865-4111
1580 Spalding Drive
Atlanta, GA 30350

Camp Coleman, a program of the Union for Reform Judaism, serves campers entering 3rd through 12th grade primarily  from the Southeast United States. Committed to core values of respect, peace, community and kindness, the camp builds a warm and caring community where campers have fun and experience the excitement and warmth of belonging to a Reform Jewish community. They look with pride to the thousands of young people who have formed lasting friendships and called Camp Coleman home for more than 50 years.

Camp Coleman is an inclusive setting for children with disabilities to enjoy overnight summer camp in a Jewish environment. Coleman has an inclusion coordinator who assesses the needs of campers with special needs prior to camp season and recommends what steps are necessary to maximize chances for campers with special needs to have a successful camp experience.  Camp Coleman has a social worker on-site during the summer. 

Camp Dream Foundation
4355 Cobb Parkway, Suite J117
Atlanta, GA 30339

Camp Dream is a recreational, traditional summer camp experience for children and young adults with moderate to severe physical and developmental disabilities. Camp Dream is 100% volunteer, offering a one-to-one camper-counselor ratio. Camp Dream is a barrier free environment that has never turned away a camper due to the severity of their disability or their financial capability.

What really sets Camp Dream apart is its volunteers. From the Program Director to the Junior Counselor, Camp Dream volunteers are passionate about Camp Dream. Volunteers come from near and far to ensure that these special campers are able to fulfill their dreams each summer and during Camping Out sessions throughout the year. 


Camp Experts & Teen Summers is a family owned company since 1987. Advisors are located in most states, as well as in Mexico, Israel, Venezuela and France. They are now bringing the service to Atlanta and the Southeast! Camp Experts & Teen Summers with over 1700 sleep away camps and Teen summer programs. The company works with parents to find the best summer experience for their kids based on Camp Experts & Teen Summers' knowledge of the programs, directors, and the child. This advisory service is complimentary.

4939 Lower Roswell Road
Building C, Suite 201
Marietta, GA 30068

A camp for students who would like to improve their social functioning in a fun and exciting environment designed to help students through the use of direct instruction, role playing, discussion, modeling, and participating in outdoor and indoor group games and activities.

4545 Suwanee Dam Road
Suwanee, GA 30024

An overnight camp focused on social skills, building friendships, teamwork, manners, and self-esteem; ages 9 to young adult with Moderate, Mild, and HFA/Asperger's Syndrome.

48 Camp Judaea Rd.
Hendersonville, NC 28792

An Israel-centered summer camp for boys and girls ages 7-15 nestled on 123 acres in beautiful Hendersonville, NC. In a mainstream setting, it strives to serve all children including those with a wide range of disabilities. Total camp enrollment averages around 280 campers per session.

678-888-2CLW (2259)
5425 Powers Ferry Road
Atlanta, Georgia 30327

Offers a safe, loving overnight camp experience for high-functioning Jewish children, ages 7-21 years old with developmental disabilities, regardless of affiliation or background.

650 Glenforest Dr.
Roswell, GA 30075

Camp Open Hands is designed for children ages 2-15 with decreased use of one upper extremity due to Stroke, Cerebral Palsy, Head Injury, or Brachial Plexus Injury. The camp has been designed as a therapeutic group program, which utilizes the concepts of Constraint Induced Therapy.