Family Retreats

During weekends in the spring and fall we welcome 32 campers and their whole families to camp where parents can relax and find needed support among other families dealing with similar emotional and financial challenges. Brothers and sisters get to participate in the same fun-filled activities since every family member is considered a camper during family weekends.

With the support of our volunteers, each family is paired up with a family pal, who acts as a host for the weekend. Depending on the family’s needs, family pal responsibilities can include greeting families upon arrival, touring them around camp, joining family members in camp activities, playing with the children when the parents are in parent-only activities, helping the family with any needs that arise, and generally helping them to have the best experience possible.

 

"Had an awesome time this weekend at Family Weekend. This was my first time at the camp and I was so IMPRESSED. What a wonderful experience. Everything was top notch. Keep up the good work. I am so glad my granddaugher has been able to attend the camp the past two years. She just loves it as well. Thanks again to everyone who make all of this possible."
- Debbie, Camper Mom