Camp Isola Bella American School for the Deaf

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Contact Information

American School for the Deaf
Contact: Alyssa Pecorino, Camp Director
Email Address: IBDirector@asd-1817.org
Phone: 860 570-2351
Alternate Phone: 860 899-1209
Fax: 860 570-2299

139 North Main Street West Hartford, CT 06107
Area Served: Out of State

Map Location Camp Isola Bella

Narrative

The camp is located on an island in the midst of Twin Lakes in Taconic, Connecticut.  We welcome deaf and hard of hearing children and youths from all over the country and also children from deaf families.  Camp Isola Bella is approved by the Connectict State Department of Public Health and is accredited by the American Camp Association as an option for meeting students' extended school year goals.  At Camp Isola Bella we provide each student with opportunities in character development, leadership opportunites, language and communication devleopment opportunities, environmental awareness and action, social and cognitive development and increased positive identity.  The camp also helps advance each students' educational goals and their experience in nature helps foster each student's intellectual, emotional, social, spiritual and physical development. 

Service Types

  • Camps-Residential
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure

Populations Served

  • Deaf
  • DeafBlind
  • Hard of Hearing
  • Speech Impairment

Ages Served

  • 14 - 18
  • 9 - 13

Languages Spoken

  • American Sign Language

Accessibility Features

  • Sign Language
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: American Camping Association
  • Fees: Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: Connectict Department of Public Health