Welcome to Camp Courageous!

Camp CourageousCamp Courageous, Inc. has spent nearly 50 years building a solid reputation and recognizing the continual need for expansion of services, upgrading the facility and proactively responding to participant feedback. Because of this community commitment, Camp Courageous, Inc. is positioned to respond to the increasing needs and growth of opportunities presented within the developmentally disabled community. To date, it remains the only camp with the qualitative focus and commitment to ensure comprehensive outdoor recreational experiences for this special community in North- west Ohio and Southeast Michigan. The camp provides developmentally appropriate activities for all ability levels. Programs and activities are age appropriate and allow for full exploration of one’s own abilities, interests and goals.

Event Update


Camp Courageous & The Arc of Northwest Ohio will be having their Annual Awards Banquet ceremony on September 24, 2015 and we are seeking nominations for this year’s awards.  Award categories are as follows:

Outstanding Self Advocate; Outstanding Professional; Outstanding Media; Outstanding Philanthropist/Donor; Outstanding Employer; Outstanding Community Service.

We would like you to think about whom in your life or the community that you feel has made a difference in the lives of those with developmental disabilities.  Please send your submissions (nominees full name, contact information and a brief description of what they have done and why you think they are deserving of the award) to Nicole Osstifin at The Arc of Lucas County, 3450 W. Central, Suite 354 Toledo, Oh 43606 or email nicoleo@arclucas.org.  For more information about each of the awards and/or general banquet information, please contact our office at 419.882.0941.