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Camp Wannaklot

Date: 
Jul 20 2014 to Jul 25 2014

Eligibility: 
Boys with a bleeding disorder
Girls with a bleeding disorder
Capacity: 
160
Fee: 
$10.00
Venue: 
Camp Twin Lakes
Address: 
1391 Keencheefoonee Rd.
Rutledge, GA 30663
United States

Camp Wannaklot is designed to: -Give children with hemophilia and other inherited bleeding disorders a special and safe place to spend part of their summer and have fun. -Provide an environment to promote growth of self-esteem, self-reliance, emotional development and creativity. -Provide an educational opportunity to teach children about hemophilia and other bleeding disorders by participating in the process of peer education and support, and by the presence of trained medical staff. -Encourage an appreciation of and promote a greater understanding of the environment and natural surroundings by supporting the camper's active participation in the outdoor camping programs. -Uphold the responsibility of treating each child as an individual with unique physical and emotional needs.

Sponsor: 
Hemophilia of Georgia
Educational Activities: 
Exercise and Early Intervention
Hemophilia Basics
Hemophilia Wellness
Heredity
Joint Protection
Life Skills
Medical Student Rotations (as counselors)
Mentoring Program
Prevention and Precautions
Self-infusion Instruction
Self-Treatment
von Willebrand Disease Basics
Recreational Activities: 
Archery
Arts & Crafts
Basketball
Boating
Campfire
Canoeing
Ceramics
Cooking
Dance
Drama
Fishing
Frisbee
Hiking
Horseback Riding
Mountain Biking
Music
Nature Trails
Paddle Boating
Pottery
Rock Climbing
Rock wall
Ropes Course
Sports
Star Gazing
Swimming
Talent Show
Waterfront