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Magdalena ecke family YMCA


​Magdalena Ecke Family YMCA
6100-B Avenida Encinas
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Ph: 760-942-9622

2017 Dates:

  • July 24-28 for ages 13-17
  • July 31-Aug 4 for ages 9-15 FULL
  • August 7-11for ages 6-12 FULL
  • August 14-18 for ages 6-12 FULL


Camp I CAN

Camp I CAN Registration will begin on March 20, 2017

The only camp in San Diego county designed and operated exclusively for kids and teens on the autism spectrum.

​Camp I CAN is held at two locations:

Kearny Mesa:  Toby Wells YMCA
Carlsbad:  Ecke YMCA

​​Toby Wells YMCA 

All Weeks are now FULL for Summer 2017
Toby Wells YMCA
5105 Overland Avenue
San Diego, CA 92123
Ph: 858-496-9622
Fax: 858-496-8950​

2017 Dates:

  • June 19 - June 23 for ages 13 - 17 FULL
  • June 26 - June 30 for ages 6 - 12 FULL
  • July 10 - July 14 for ages 6 - 12 FULL
  • July 17 - July 21 for ages 9 - 15 FULL



Children participating in camp will have the opportunity to go on daily field trips to such places as Boomers, Knott's Soak City, Legoland, Chuck E. Cheese, Belmont Park and more. There will be swimming at the YMCA pool throughout the week.

The staff to camper ratio is low to insure maximum safety and optimize participation. Each camper is evaluated for their needs and is provided a high level of experienced, knowledgeable supervision. Financial aid is available based on financial need.

​In order to register, you must: 

  • Have a current Autism Society San Diego membership by date of application as well as during camp.
  • Be a San Diego County resident 
  • Provide a copy of the first page of your child's IEP

**Campers can be registered at one location only**

Cost of camp is $300.