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Title

Camp Independent Firefly

Date: 
Jun 13 2017 to Jun 17 2017
Eligibility: 
  • Boys with a bleeding disorder
  • Girls with a bleeding disorder
  • Carriers
  • Unaffected siblings
Capacity: 
80
Child Age Range: 
7 - 17
Young Adult Age Range: 
17 - 19 Jr. Counselor Program
Fee: 
$0.00
Venue: 
Camp Whittle
Address: 
31701 Rim of the World Dr
Fawnskin, CA 92333
United States

The goal of Camp Independent Firefly is to provide a fun, nurturing and educational camping experiences for children with bleeding disorders, and their siblings, in a medically supervised setting where they can test their limits, gain new skills for living independently with their disorder, meet others similarly affected and become mentors to younger children with bleeding disorders.

Educational Activities: 
  • Exercise and Early Intervention
  • Hemophilia Basics
  • Life Skills
  • Prevention and Precautions
  • Self-infusion Instruction
  • von Willebrand Disease Basics
Recreational Activities: 
  • Archery
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Basketball
  • Campfire
  • Cooking
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Gaga
  • Horseback Riding
  • Music
  • Nature Trails
  • Rock wall
  • Ropes Course
  • Sports
  • Star Gazing
  • Swimming
  • Talent Show
  • Waterfront
  • Ziplining