Generations of Life to host camp for grieving children

Press Release

July 4, 2014

TROY – Generations of Life, a service of Hospice of Miami County, is currently accepting applications for Camp Courageous, a week-long day camp for children entering grades K-12 who are experiencing grief from the loss of a loved one. At Camp Courageous, children experience traditional camp activities such as arts & crafts, fun and games and recreation along with bereavement education and activities geared to help them process their grief.

In addition to trained bereavement counselors, children will be assigned a Camp Companion who will be at their side throughout the week. Snacks and lunches provided each day, and there is always trained medical staff on duty.

Camp Courageous is offered as at no charge to families of participants due to grants, fundraising, private donations and United Way support.

Deadline for registration is July 18.

For more information or to register, call (937) 573-2100 or visit www.HospiceOfMiamiCounty.org.