This article was written by Melanie Brazil, mother of Elijah, who for the last three years has spent a couple of weeks each summer up at AHRC NYC's Camp Anne. It was published in FACES, a newsletter focusing on stories pertaining to epilepsy and seizures sent out by the NYU Langone Medical Center.
This summer, hundreds of people with developmental disabilities enjoyed a variety of fun activities and leisure at AHRC NYC's Camp Anne.
On Friday, June 8, 2012, twenty-six kids traveled by bus to AHRC New York City's Camp Anne in Ancramdale, New York, to participate in the first ever Siblings' Weekend. The weekend at camp provided the siblings who participated with opportunities to enjoy fun and safe activities with other siblings, in a beautiful country venue, far away from their families!