Tips for Camping with Kids That Have Special Needs



Affiliate links may have been used in this post. To read our full disclaimer, click here.

If your family is tight on money, you may think that a vacation is out of the question, but it’s not! I want you to consider camping. Even if you’ve never camped before, you can have a successful break from the ordinary and it will do your family a world of good to connect with nature and the outdoors.

Camping can be a fun and fairly inexpensive way for families to take a vacation, but does this idea also apply to families that have a child with special needs? Absolutely yes! It might take a little extra planning, but it can be done and it can be enjoyable.

campingspecialneedsMost of the ideas on the list are great ideas for families that have young children whether they have special needs or not, but the ideas become supremely important if they do. Don’t forget that you don’t have to personally buy every item listed. You can borrow some! I’ve even seen friends list a request on Facebook just to borrow different things. Most families will be willing to help you out.

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to make some special memories with your children!
Click here to go camping with your children!

Written by Irene Roberson

Irene is a wife and mother, thankful for the privilege to serve the Lord in these roles. It is by the grace of God that she has traveled this homeschool road for ten years. If she can do it, you can, too!

Opt In Image
Join our growing list of 120,000 homeschoolers who LOVE free stuff!

Is my email safe and will I get junk? Click here for info.

Similar Posts You Might Like:


Need An Affordable Approach to Learning?
Save time, money and stress with our award-winning online homeschool curriculum!

FREE Toy Bin Labels

I Heart Arts & Crafts will help you get your toys organized with these FREE printable toy bin labels.  Easy to print and customize!FIND THEM HERE

200+ Gluten-Free Cookie Recipes

Having been Gluten-Free for 3 years now, one thing I deeply miss are wonderfully baked, ooey-gooey, chewy cookies. I am not a big sweets person, but when I want a cookie, I want a delicious one. So, I went searching for some yummy Gluten-Free cookie recipes for you. I hope…

FREE Printable Thankful Cards

No matter the season, it's always the right time to be thankful. And yet, I somehow feel that autumn is a very palatable season of thankfulness. I'm thankful for routines, the different angle with which the sun touches my yard, and the beautiful, happy sound that coffee makes as it pours…

Cooking with Kids: 5 Ways to Keep Your Cool With Kids in the Kitchen

This is the first post in our Cooking With Kids Series!There is something about being in the kitchen that immediately draws the kids to you! Mine always want to help or want to know what I am making! I really enjoy cooking; it is relaxing to me. I like to…

Teach Kids to Fold Clothes with a DIY Folding Board

Kids can be such a blessing when it comes to chores. The trick is to have patience as they learn to do the tasks. Laundry is a chore that never seems to completely disappear, so why not teach the kids to help you with the madness? Using a simple piece of…

10 Free Kindle Cookbooks

   Free Kindle Cookbooks Please remember, Amazon prices can change quickly. The books below were free at the time this post went live, but may only be so for a limited time. Please double check the price before purchasing any of the books below.         Paleo Pizza Menu {FREE}   Mason Jar Meals {FREE}   Easy Bread Cookbook…

FREE Baking Conversions Chart Printables

What a great idea! This would make a great gift if you print it and put it in an awesome frame! It is so pretty and decorative too that it will look nice in your kitchen!Click here to download yours!

FREE Meal Planning Printables

The older I get, the more I realize that it's impossible for me to be organized without paper. And lists. Lots and lots of lists.So, of course, these free Meal Planning Printables caught my eye. The font is beautiful, and I love the layout. It makes me want to write…

Free and Cheap for Kindle: Frog Books for Kids

Today we are delighted to share these FREE and Cheap Frog Books for Kids!Please note: These Kindle books were FREE or discounted at the time of posting, but likely will only be so for a limited time. Prices can change quickly. Please verify the price before purchasing.Read them on your Kindle,…

FREE Home Alone Guidelines Printable

Here is a great free printable guide with more information at the link below about restrictions for leaving children home alone, as well as questions to ask yourself as a parent, and information to go over with the child(ren) before leaving them at home alone.SEE IT ALL HERE

CLICK HERE TO VIEW ALL NEW POSTS

Notebooking Pages Free Resources