Join us on campus, July 3-7, 2023, for a grant-funded summer camp, specifically for youth with disabilities. During this summer camp, you will have fun developing skills to act, communicate and improve both self-esteem and confidence. You will also get to play the part of a health care provider and learn self-advocacy as a patient.

Seats are limited, and prefrence will be given to early applicants. The application deadline is Sunday, May 12, 2023.

Apply for Stages II

Details about the Camp

Who is Eligible?

Youth in 7th to 12th grade with a documented disability.


Monday, July 3 - Friday, July 7, 2023, 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.*

*On July 4, camp will end at 12 p.m. in observation of the holiday; camp hours will be 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. on Tuesday, July 4.


Genesius Theater and Nursing Learning and Simulation Center, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA


This summer camp is completely free for participants, due to a generous grant from the Edith L. Trees Charitable Trust. Financial assistance for transportation, such as bus passes, is available on a limited basis. Daily lunch and snacks are also provided.

Questions about Stages II

Please reach out if you have any questions about this grant-funded program.

Rachel L. Means

Coordinator for Research Administration and Conference Planning