* Listings with an asterisk are part of the JUF/JF partnership of agencies serving the Chicago and worldwide Jewish community.

Camp Firefly *

JCFS Chicago
Abe and Ida Cooper Center
6639 N. Kedzie Ave.
Chicago, IL 60645
Phone: 855-275-5237
Email: ask@jcfs.org
Web: www.jcfs.org/campfirefly
Contact: Elizabeth Robbin

As part of the JCFS family of services, Camp Firefly provides a supportive, welcoming community for children, teens and young adults who oftentimes have difficulty connecting with peers and navigating social situations. Everything in our program, including the best of summer fun and exceptional therapeutic group activities, is designed to support campers on the autism spectrum and with other social challenges. Presented in partnership with JCC Chicago's Camp Chi.

  • Camp Firefly (ages 9-14) June 24-29, 2020
  • Firefly Teen Camp (ages 14-16) June 24-July 3, 2020
  • Firefly Next Step (ages 17-18) June 21-July 5, 2020

  Some Teen Camp alumni may be asked to apply for this leadership and vocational training program.

 

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