Center for Courageous Kids

Contact Information...

Center for Courageous Kids

Agency Contacts

Edward Collins, Director of Medical Services and Curriculum Development

Emily Cosby, Health Care Partnership Coordinator and Camper Recruiter

Phone Numbers



1501 Burnley Road
Scottsville, KY 42164

Web Location

Open Agency Website

Services Provided

  • Camps and/or Summer Programs

Service Summary

Center for Courageous Kids is a non-profit, year-round camping facility for families with children who have life threatening illnesses and/or disabilities. Specialized camps are available for specific disabilities and/or health conditions.

To register, please call the Camper Recruiter's office at (270) 618-2912 or go to the website and register online. Email contact for Emily Cosby, Health Care Partnership Coordinator and Camper Recruiter, is



Feb. 8-10: Diabetes

March 1-3: Brave Hearts - Cardiac

March 8-10: Songs for Sound - Deaf/Hard of Hearing

March 15-17: Hart of Autism

March 22-24 : Apraxia Kids

March 29-31: Physical Disabilities

April 5-7: Angelman Syndrome Foundation

April 26-28: Spina Bifida Association of Kentucky

May 3-5: Vanderbilt Center of Excellence in Sickle Cell Disease



June 2-6: Diabetes

June 9-13: Hematology/Oncology/Immune Disorders

June 16-20: Physical Disabilities

June 24-26: Autism Closed Session - Alumni Campers

June 29-July3: Asthma and Siblings

July 7-11: Brave Hearts and Siblings

July 14-18: Epilepsy and Siblings

July 21-25: Pediatric Pain Family Camp


July 27-July31: Transverse Myelitis Assoc. Family Camp, for required separate registration contact Rebecca Whitney,, or (616) 889-5573


Please find the 2019 FALL FAMILY RETREAT Schedule (August through November) online.

Eligibility Guidelines

Summer Camp: 7 years to 16 years; Family Retreats: 5 years and older; please contact for more information. Physician referral required.

Interpreter Availability

Not available

Agency Hours

Mon-Fri, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM; Camp activity times may vary

Wheelchair Access


Fee and Payment Methods

  • None/Free

Disabilities Served

  • Autism
  • Blind/Low Vision
  • Deaf/Hard of Hearing
  • Health/Disease
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Learning Disability
  • Mental Health
  • Physical Disability
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Counties Served


This record was last updated: 1/10/2019

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