Bereavement Camp offered by Chesapeake Life Center

| June 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

HospiceThe Chesapeake Life Center, a program of Hospice of the Chesapeake, is now registering participants for Camp Nabi and Phoenix Rising to be held simultaneously over the weekend of Aug. 7- 9 at the Arlington Echo Outdoor Education Center in Millersville, MD.

  • Camp Nabi, a weekend camp for grieving children ages 6 to 13, provides time for children to share their stories, play and work together while also enjoying engaging camp activities. Camp Nabi has served more than a thousand children since opening the program over 20 years ago. Children entering first and second grade will attend a day camp on Sat., Aug. 8.  Children entering third through eighth grade will stay the entire weekend.
  • Phoenix Rising, a weekend retreat for teens, promotes resiliency and an exploration of coping strategies through team building activities.   Both camps provide an interactive program supported by a professional staff and team of trained volunteers to help participants process their grief in a safe, accepting environment.

Spaces are filled on a first come, first served basis. There are several small scholarships for those in need.  All lodging, meals, snacks and activities are included.  To request an application be sent to you, call 888-501-7077. Visit www.chesapeakelifecenter.org to download an application. Completed applications may be scanned and emailed to [email protected]

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