OYO Camp

Mission Statement

To provide an overnight camp without communication barriers that empowers each kid with a hearing loss to realize their full potential through the celebration of their individual identity!

Vision Statement

We envision the creation of an inclusive, educational, fun, barrier-free environment where kids with a hearing loss recognize their full potential through the development of communication skills, leadership potential, self-actualization and empowerment.

Core Values

  • Physical and emotional safety is our highest priority
  • All children with hearing loss are equally encouraged to participate
  • Experiential education cultivates important life skills: communication, cooperation, leadership and understanding
  • Communication accessibility is provided in a manner that matches each childrsquos preferred mode of communication
  • The values and rules of each camperrsquos culture are to be respected
  • We respect individuality: Every person is gifted with unique learning and communication styles, talents, aspirations, strengths, weaknesses and culture. All of these characteristics must be recognized and respected
  • Self-awareness arises from emotional understanding, self-confidence and self-worth
  • Teamwork and multiple approaches effectively solve problems and promote self-actualization
  • The program for kids with hearing loss at Camp Nuhop generates a sense of belonging, understanding, trust and pride
Provider Information
Cristine
V: (614) 224-3667 VP: (614) 569-0204
1500 West Third Ave.,#223,Columbus,OH
Website
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