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Title

NEHA Family Camp

Date: 
Jul 5 2017 to Jul 8 2017
Eligibility: 
  • Boys with a bleeding disorder
  • Girls with a bleeding disorder
  • Carriers
  • Children of parents with bleeding disorders
  • Unaffected siblings
  • Families of children with bleeding disorders
Capacity: 
300
Child Age Range: 
0 - 5
Young Adult Age Range: 
6 - 15
Fee: 
$125.00
Venue: 
Geneva Point Center
Address: 
108 Geneva Point Road
Moultonborough, NH 3254
United States

NEHA Family Camp focuses on 2 key goals: increasing and enhancing self-infusion skills, and community building. There is an on-site childcare for children through age 5. Campers, ages 6-12, are assigned color groups and participate in activites on a rotation; activities include archery, field games, waterfront activities, woodshop and arts&crafts. Youth ages 13-15 participate in the Adventure Club where they will engage in skill development and leadership activities. Teens ages 16+ are encouraged to apply for a counselor position. Optional educational and wellness sessions are provided to adults.

Sponsor: 
  • Corporate partners, individual donors, and the funds generated at NEHA's Annual Walk and other fundraising events.
Educational Activities: 
  • Counselor-in-training (CIT) Program
  • Exercise and Early Intervention
  • Hemophilia Basics
  • Hemophilia Wellness
  • Life Skills
  • Prevention and Precautions
  • Self-infusion Instruction
  • Self-Treatment
  • von Willebrand Disease Basics
  • Parents Educational Sessions
Recreational Activities: 
  • Archery
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Boating
  • Campfire
  • Canoeing
  • Dance
  • Music
  • Nature Trails
  • Pine Wood Derby
  • Star Gazing
  • Swimming
  • Waterfront
  • Woodshop