Children's Association for Maximum Potential (C.A.M.P) | Kids Out and About Austin

Children's Association for Maximum Potential (C.A.M.P)

PO Box 27086
San Antonio , TX , 78227
Phone: (210) 671-5411
29° 24' 37.4544" N, 98° 37' 57.2196" W
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The idea for Children’s Association for Maximum Potential (CAMP) began when a group of Air Force physicians realized how important a camping experience could be to their pediatric patients with special needs. Founded in 1979, CAMP was incorporated as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization in 1980. In 1988 CAMP purchased a campground on the Guadalupe River in Center Point, Texas, and became accredited by the American Camp Association in 1992. Today, children and adults with disabilities and special health care needs (the majority from Texas, from across the U.S., and beyond) attend week-long camping sessions held each summer from May through August. CAMP does its best to ensure that no one is ever turned away based on the severity of their disability or inability of the family to pay.


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