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  • 1 4-H Camp
    Enjoy swimming, fishing, nature trails, a climbing wall, arts and crafts, a talent show, dances and nights around the campfire. A Southern tradition since 1934!
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  • 1 Camp Sewee
    Discover the wonders of marine life and the South Carolina coast by visiting salt marsh areas, freshwater ponds, a wildlife refuge and the SC Aquarium. Tubing, swimming, kayaking and a water park trip round out this wet and wonderful week!
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  • 1 Camp Voyager
    Test your technological skills with GPS devices, PDAs, digital cameras, computers, Lego Mindstorms NXT® robots, radio-controlled cars and video game design—plus exciting adventures like paintball, go-carts and more!
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  • 1 Expedition Sewee
    Dive into a learning adventure with Expedition Sewee! With age-appropriate programs designed for grades 2-8, Expedition Sewee offers an unforgettable study of coastal ecosystems—how they function, what they provide and why they’re important to preserve.
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  • 1 Camp Wildlife
    Learn outdoor survival skills, hunting skills, shooting sports and wildlife ecology. Enjoy ATVs, paintball, archery, fishing and a variety of hands-on educational curricula.
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  • 1 Adventure Summer Camp
    Challenge yourself to 10 days of Adventure Expeditions or 6 days of Adventure Mini-Trips in the Blue Ridge Mountains of S.C. and N.C. Backpacking, mountain biking, camping, canoeing, rock climbing and more!
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Camp Ghigau

Camp Ghigau is a 28-bed group home located in the mountains of upstate South Carolina serving female adolescents ages 12-17 who are referred from the South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice. In operation since 2002, Camp Ghigau offers rehabilitation services that enable young women to return to their families and live productive lives in their own communities. Residents typically stay three to six months, depending on their placement.

Services and Program Goals

EDUCATIONAL

  • Social skills training and behavior modification
  • Improved study skills
  • Create a passion for learning
  • Leadership skills development

DEVELOPMENTAL

  • Develop life skills
  • Develop career options
  • Individual and family therapy
  • Substance abuse education and treatment
  • State-approved on-site educational program, modeled after YLI’s Youth Development Center
  • Recreational activities

CONTACT US

For additional program information or to make a referral to Camp Ghigau, please call (864) 944-9875.