Alabama Parent Education Center Summer Activities

Youth in Advocacy Support Online Group – July 2021 – Join an online virtual support group for youth ages 13+ to learn skills in self-advocacy, how to effectively participate in their IEP, and self-plan for their futures. Learn more at

Summer Learning and Activities Series – June and July 2021 – This fun series of literacy and learning activities for youth ages 3+ can easily be done at home. The series will feature fun learning activities and youth instructors on Wednesdays, and weekly readings on Mondays and Saturdays. Instructions and downloadable kits will be available at

Parent Leadership Training – July 2021 – Registration coming soon.

UAB Virtual Magic Camp is a FREE & VIRTUAL Summer Camp open to children ages 9-18 with a disability. In this three-week magic camp, children will spend approximately two hours a week learning tricks developed by illusionist Kevin Spencer and his HEALING OF MAGIC program. Each camper will have two UAB Occupational Therapy students assigned to them for the entire camp and they will meet virtually to learn magic tricks. The end of each camp will end in a streamed performance for friends and family! For more information contact Lauren Edwards at

National Federation of the Blind 2021 BELL Academy In-Home Edition is offering a two-week summer academy for blind and low vision children ages 4-12 and their parents. The program will teach Braille and other nonvisual skills in a fun interactive way for children to enjoy and learn at the same time. For more information go to: