Appropriate Camper Guide – Camp Jimbelung

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Appropriate Camper Guide

We would love to meet your child at camp. Please have a read through the skills that your child will need to be able to help them participate in the camp.

If your child has difficulty in any of the areas listed please contact us to organise to speak with our Camp Director before submitting the camper application.

5-6  Year Olds  (attend camp from 9:30am – 2:30pm each day)

  • Minimal assistance required for toileting (e.g. daytime continent with structured bathroom breaks)
  • Have the endurance to get through a 5 hour  program each day
  • Able to communicate his/her needs to an adult through verbal or nonverbal communication.
  • Able to participate in small group activities such as farm based activities, tadpole fishing, low ropes with support (e.g. visual supports structured daily routine).

6-7  Year Olds  (attend camp from 9:15am – 2:45pm each day)

  • Minimal assistance required for toileting (e.g. daytime continent with structured bathroom breaks)
  • Have the endurance to get through a 5.25 hour  program each day
  • Able to communicate his/her needs to an adult through verbal or nonverbal communication.
  • Able to participate in small group activities such as farm based activities, tadpole fishing, low ropes with support (e.g. visual supports structured daily routine).

7-8 Year Olds (attend camp 9am – 3pm each day)

  • Independent in toileting, (reminders to go regularly provided).
  • Have the endurance to get through a 7 hour program each day
  • Able to communicate his/her needs to an adult through verbal or nonverbal communication, with support.
  • Able to participate in small group experiences with support

9-12 Year Olds (attend camp 9am-3:30pm each day)

  • Independent in toileting
  • Have the endurance to get through a 7.5 hour program each day
  • Able to communicate his/her needs to an adult through verbal or nonverbal communication.
  • Able to participate in small group experiences and social interaction with support