A weekend camp for grieving children & teens
Weekend of May 17-19, 2013
Camp Erin-Philadelphia is a weekend overnight camp for children who have experienced the death of a significant person in their life, such as a parent, sibling, other family member or friend. The camp combines traditional, fun, high-energy camp activities with grief education and support.
Brochure and Applications
- Camp Erin 2013 Brochure [1.19Mb]
- Camp Erin Camp Application Packet [206Kb]
- Camp Erin New Volunteer Application [171Kb]
- Camp Erin Returning Volunteer Application [141Kb]
At Camp Erin-Philadelphia, each camper has the opportunity to remember their loved one, develop grief skills and enjoy a positive camp experience. The camp is staffed by licensed social workers/counselors and trained community volunteers.
To learn more, visit the David Bradley Children's Bereavement Program web site, part of Penn Wissahickon Hospice. Camp Erin-Philadelphia was developed in partnership with The Moyer Foundation and Diamond Ridge Camps.
About the Moyer Foundation
The Moyer Foundation was founded in July 2000 by Major League All-Star pitcher Jamie Moyer and his wife, Karen. The foundation's mission is to provide comfort and support to children enduring times of profound physical, emotional or financial distress. For more information, visit The Moyer Foundation website.
About Diamond Ridge Camps
For more information about Diamond Ridge Camps, visit the Diamond Ridge Camps website.