American Camping Association: Click on Find A Camp! to find a listing of all available ACA-accredited camps in Colorado. User may search by categories, which include: physical, mental, emotional, or medical special needs (e.g., ADHD, at-risk youth, autism, behavioral disorders, learning/developmental disabilities); ethnicity; religious affiliation; etc.
Arts to Zoo™ Colorado: This site provides a comprehensive database of summer events and activities in Denver and the surrounding areas (e.g., dance, festivals, music, theater).
Colorado Heritage Camps for Adoptive Families: Colorado Heritage Camps, Inc., serves as a post-adoption resource and advocate for children and families with diverse heritages by facilitating annual heritage camps, which provide culturally relevant and family-centered experiences for every member of the family.
Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment (EPSDT) is Medicaid’s comprehensive benefit package for children ages birth through 20 years. It is designed to enhance primary care with emphasis on prevention and early intervention. EPSDT goes beyond the scope of the adult Medicaid benefit package. EPSDT includes well- child check-ups, sick care, treatments, care coordinators, and wrap-around benefits.
The United Healthcare Children's Foundation (UHCCF) provides grants to families to help pay for child health care services such as speech therapy, physical therapy, occupational therapy sessions, prescriptions, and medical equipment such as wheelchairs and eyeglasses.
In January 2006, the United Healthcare Children's Foundation was expanded to all 50 states. To be eligible for a grant, children must be 16 years of age or younger. For more information, go to: http://www.uhccf.org/.