Where Children Find Comfort,
Camaraderie and Hope After Loss

Camp Kangaroo is a free camp experience providing a supportive
and therapeutic environment for children who have experienced the death of someone
close to them.  Led By Dedicated professionals and trained volunteers from
Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care, Camp Kangaroo provides a unique opportunity
for campers to build relationships with one another helping them to feel less alone in
their loss. Participants will receive grief education and emotional support combined
with fun camp activities.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Children ages 5-13 who have experienced
the loss of a loved one in the last two years. Since children experience grief in their
own unique way, our campers may be at different stages of the bereavement process.
Upon completion of the Inquiry Form below, one of our staff will contact you to
complete an interview that will help our team to meet each individual camper’s need

Facilitated by our staff and volunteers, the campers will experience healing and fun through a day camp format.

Schedule

9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. daily

LOCATION:
Dominican University

CONTACT:
Nikisha Black
606 Potter Road
Des Plaines, IL 60016
(224) 221-0953 | nblack@seasons.org

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Additional Details

  • Groups Served:Teens, Children