Summer is swiftly approaching, and families are eagerly planning ways to soak up the sunshine and create lasting memories. During this time of relaxation and fun, it’s also vital to provide foster children with enriching experiences during their summer break. For these resilient youngsters, summer can bring a unique set of challenges, making it essential to offer them opportunities for growth, connection, stability, and joy.

From day camps covering a myriad of educational topics to immersive animal encounters at the local zoo, there’s an array of activities to ensure kids of all ages have a summer filled with laughter and exploration.¬† Here are a few local opportunities to check out, cause mom and dad need a little break, too!

College Campus Camps

Tarrant County CollegeSummer Youth Programs

Collin CollegeSummer Camps

McLennan Community College Kids College 

Dallas CollegeCommunity Partner Camps

Dallas CollegeDallas College Camps

Zoo Camps

Fort Worth ZooSummer Zoo Camp

Dallas ZooWild Adventures Camp

Cameron Park ZooZoo Camp

If you explore these local opportunities or others, we’d love to hear about the experiences you and your family enjoy most. Share your summer adventures with us and let’s celebrate the joy of discovery together!