Site: Camp Keaton
|Record #: HAM3875||Last Full Update: 15 Apr 2020|
|Memos and Bulletins|
|Public Comments||Due to COVID-19 Camp Keaton has been cancelled for 2020. Some bereavement support is available over the phone or online. Contact for additional details.|
|Office Phone||905-387-2448 x2208|
|Primary Contact||Karen Nowicki, Administrator; Phone: ext 2202; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Contact||Susan Repa, Director|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Description and Service Details|
|Description (Service)||Due to COVID-19 Camp Keaton has been cancelled for 2020. Some bereavement support is available over the phone or online. Contact for additional details.
A weekend bereavement camp for children and teens who are grieving the death of someone close to them. Campers participate in traditional camp activities combined with grief education and emotional support, led by expert bereavement professionals and trained volunteers. Provided at no cost to families.
Campers, staff and volunteers will travel to and from Camp Erin Hamilton by bus.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm|
|Areas Served||Brant County ; Burlington ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County|
|Eligibility||Ages: 7 year(s) - 17 year(s)
Open to all children and teens who are grieving the death of someone close to them and have not previously attended the camp.
|Application||Registration is required.|
|Located In Community||Hamilton|
|Mailing Address||c/o Karen Nowicki, Camp Erin Hamilton Administrator
The Dr. Bob Kemp Hospice
277 Stone Church Rd E
Hamilton, ON L9P 1B1
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Categories and Classification|
|HCSD Main Heading||Child / Family Services ; Palliative Care / Grief|
|HCSD Sub Heading||Bereavement / Grief Support ; Camps ; Child Mental Health|
|Service Categories||Bereavement Counselling ; Bereavement Support Groups ; Therapeutic Camps ~ Children and Youth with Emotional Disturbance|