NWABA hosts back-to back camps for children with visual impairments


Northwest Association for Blind Athletes (NWABA) will be hosting two Camp Abilities camps this year. Camp Abilities offers a one-week comprehensive, developmental sports camp for children and youth with visual impairments. The camp provides 1:2 instructional situations for each child.

Camp Abilities Oregon will be held at the Linfield College campus in McMinnville, from July 22 to July 27. This camp will accept 40 youth ages eight to 15. Camp Abilities Washington will be hosted at University of Puget Sound’s campus from July 29 to August 3. This camp is accepting 20 youth ages eight to 14.

Registration for both camps opens on Tuesday, Jan. 16, at 8 a.m. Visit www.nwaba.org to fill out electronic registration forms. Campers will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. Additionally, NWABA is also accepting applications for Camp counselors for both camps, which can be found online as well.