INSPIRE (Special Needs) School Break Camps

INSPIRE School Breaks Camps

Will return in fall 2019.

Winter Break Camp Spring Break Camp Registration Info Forms/Records Staff/Licensing
General Info Specialty Classes What to Bring Contact  Program


EPRD’s INSPIRE Program (formerly Special Needs) INcorporates opportunities for Social, Physical and Inclusive Recreational Experiences for individuals with disabilities. INSPIRE believes that everyone, regardless of ability, deserves choices for health, leisure, recreation, education, advocacy and wellness to enhance the quality of their lives.

INSPIRE (Special Needs) School Break Camps

Winter Break Camp

Come join us at Buchanan Park Recreation Center for INSPIRE (formerly known as Special Needs) Winter Break Camp. Camp will be full of crafts, trips, swimming and active games. Must have 8 participants to have program go for Winter Break Camp. The dates of camp are December 26 - 28, January 2 - 4 and January 7 & 8. Camps normally run from 9 AM - 4 PM except where noted. Exciting Adventures for youth 5-18 (Colorado State Day Camp Licensed) and adults 19 and up. Participants have the adventures of a lifetime. Register by December 8 for Winter Break Camp.
Date Activity DR NDR
12/24 Christmas Eve - No Camp
12/25 Christmas Day - No Camp
12/26 Field Trip - Where Did Santa Go? $53 $64
12/27 Field Trip - Movie & Mall $53 $64
12/28 Skate at Lake $35 $44
12/31 New Year's Day Eve - No Camp
1/1 New Year's Day - No Camp
1/2 Field Trip - Lunch & Spa Day $53 $64
1/3 Sled & Swim $35 $44
1/4 Field Trip - Film, Art & Science $53 $64
1/7 Field Trip - Bowling & Art Museum $53 $64
1/8 Relaxation Day - Yoga & Much More $35 $44
No camp December 24, 25, 31 and January 1

Spring Break Camp

Come join us at Buchanan Park Recreation Center for INSPIRE (formerly known as Special Needs) Spring Break Camp. Come have fun! The dates of camp are March 25 - 29. Must have 5 participants to have program go for Spring Break Camp. Camp runs from 9 AM - 4 PM. Exciting Adventures for youth 5-18 (Colorado State Day Camp Licensed) and adults 19 and up. Participants have the adventures of a lifetime. Register by March 14 to attend Spring Break Camp.
Date Activity DR NDR
3/25 Spring Into Action, Swim $35 $44
3/26 Explore Our Community $35 $44
3/27 Field Trip - Spring Roll $53 $64
3/28 Field Trip - Movie Madness $53 $64
3/29 Field Trip - Out To Lunch $53 $64

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Registration Information

You must have an interview and turn in all forms before any activity with the district. To be officially registered for camp, you must complete and turn in the full registration packet. For INSPIRE School Breaks Camp this includes: Youth Camp Application, Immunization Record, and Supplemental Health Statement. Rates are per child, per day. Once your packet has been received and approved you will be able to schedule your child’s days online. We offer full day camp for individuals with special needs, ages 5 and up. Our emphasis is on socialization activities: crafts, gymnasium activities, outdoor adventures and swimming. On swim days please bring a towel and swimsuit. Participants can be enrolled any number of days. Detailed schedules for camps are available at Buchanan and Wulf Recreation Centers and are available to download from our website.
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All forms must be turned in one month in advance so the nurse can write a heath care plan for each participant. A pre-registration interview with coordinator is required for new participants - no exceptions. Each child enrolled in the INSPIRE School Breaks Camp must have on file the following information:

1. Payment Form showing the days of attendance
2. Emergency & Permission Forms
3. Health Record, including immunization records
Download day camp forms from the pdf forms below. New forms must be completed for all children each May, including those currently enrolled in the Before and After Program!

Forms PDF
Youth Application - INSPIRE PDF_icon
Childcare Medication Authorization Forms PDF_icon
Children & Youth Programs Parent Handbook PDF_icon

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INSPIRE counselor/child ratio depends on the needs of the child. Colorado State Day Camp Licensed. Safe environment supervised by experienced recreation professionals.
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General Information

Camp is offered Monday through Friday from 9 AM - 4 PM, please be prompt. We will no longer provide before and after care as there were not enough participants. The staff may be able to accommodate you with private pay. Please bring a lunch, snack and drink each day, as well as non-scuffing tennis shoes for use in the gym, and appropriate outdoor clothing. For specific activity information, see calendars and parent check list from the pdf forms above.

Medical paperwork is mandatory if your child requires medication. Children will be registered upon receipt of the required forms and fees (see above) unless notified.

No Refunds, Credits, or Transfers. Late pick up charge for INSPIRE School Breaks Camp after 4 PM is $10 for 1-15 minutes late and another $10 for 15-30 minutes late. EPRD accepts these methods of payment: cash, check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.
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Specialty Classes


Ski at Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center (BOEC). Leave Wulf Rec at 7:30 AM and return at 4 PM. Will return in winter 2020.

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What to Bring

Children need to bring a sack lunch, drink, snack, and a water bottle. Please wear sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat. Please bring appropriate warm clothing for winter/spring camp.
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Maren Schreiber INSPIRE Coordinator 720-880-1219
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