3 fun activities for kids with special needs this summer in Kochi

In our series on summer activities for kids with special needs, we bring you a list from Kochi

It is that time of the year when learning becomes all about fun and frolic. Summer vacations are here! Wondering how to make it interesting for your kid?Here is our list.

Vigyan Valley Learning Centre Summer Camp 2018 - This school located at Kochi caters to children with learning disabilities and autism. They are holding a summer camp where children with learning disabilities and autism will be introduced into a whole new world of reading, writing, games and arts.

  • Camp Dates- 17 April to 15 May
  • Age Group- 5 to 15 years
  • Timings- 10 am to 1 pm, 5 days a week
  • Cost per head- Rs 8,000 for one month
  • Location- Vigyan Valley Learning Centre, Sonia Nagar, Palarivattom, Kochi
  • Contact- 9072122200

Samanwayam- This is an exclusive summer camp for children with cerebral palsy, autism and learning disabilities. The camp is conducted by Janey Centre, a school that caters to children with special needs. The kids will be introduced to the world of learning through fun activities. Group activities, introduction to traditional art forms and crafts, clay modelling, dance, music and classes on vegetable carving are the main highlights of the camp. Samanwayam is an inclusive camp, for both disabled and abled students. The organizers believe that by working together children will learn caring and sharing.

  • Camp Dates- 3 April to 3 May
  • Age Group- 3 to 15 years
  • Timings- 9.30 am to 4 pm, 5 days a week
  • Cost per head- Rs 2,500 for one month. Free for disabled children
  • Location- Janey Centre, Eroor, Thripunithura, Kochi
  • Contact- 9539181020

Mridulasparsham- This is an inclusive summer camp. Children will be introduced to skill learning, clay modelling, eye hand coordination, dance, music, drawing and yoga. The venue is wheelchair accessible.

  • Camp Dates- 30 April to 24 May
  • Age Group- 4 to 14 years
  • Timings- 9.30 am to 3 pm, 5 days a week
  • Cost per head- Rs 5,000. This includes lunch and purchase of study materials.
  • Location- Mridulasparsham, Palliparambil, Irumpanam, Kochi
  • Contact- 9446087979