The Kaplan Mitchell Retreat and Conference Center
(Available for rental from mid-August to end of May)

Special Needs Groups

The Kaplan Mitchell Retreat & Conference Center is the go-to facility for special needs school and youth groups in the North Georgia Mountains.

Over the years hundreds of children with special needs have come to our facility for school trips, youth group retreats and conferences, and we’re proud to say that we hear over and over that The Kaplan Mitchell Retreat & Conference Center continues to be a safe, welcoming, top-notch campus that caters to their needs.

Parents who tell us they “never thought they would be able to take a vacation with their child or offer them a retreat experience” due to the severity of their conditions come back, year after year. They tell us they are able to do so thanks to our stellar staff, impeccable facilities and unique ability to ensure every single special request and detail is taken care of for our guests.

  • All of our facilities are ADA-certified and wheelchair accessible, with golf carts on site for extra transportation needs;
  • Our award-winning Executive Chef specializes in ensuring all special food requests are met. From severe food allergies to gluten intolerances, our chef has years of experience making delicious food that meets the needs of all of our guests and appeals to kids of all ages;
  • From water-proof crib liners to cots and highchairs, we have everything you need to ensure children have a fun and safe stay without you having to bring everything with you.