Bereavement Camps

Camp Erin, created and funded by The Moyer Foundation, is the largest nationwide network of free bereavement camps for children and teens ages 6-17 who have experienced the death of someone close to them. All camps are free for all children, application is required.

Twin Cities, MN, Jul 25 – 27, 2014
Host Camp: One Heartland Center
CONTACT: Jenny Simmonds, Fairview Youth Grief Services
(952) 892-2797, Jsimmon3@fairview.org

Children’s Grief Connection holds the following free camps for kids, teens, and the entire family. This year they will be held April 4th, 5th & 6th, 2014 at Big Sandy Camp in McGregor, Minnesota.

Hearts of Hope Camp (age 5-12)

Hearts of Hope Camp provides an encouraging environment and support network to children who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, grandparent, aunt or uncle, or a significant friend. Click here for more information on Hearts of Hope Camp.

Hearts of Hope Teen Retreat (age 13-18)

Hearts of Hope Teen Retreat is an opportunity for teens to gather together and find others their age who have experienced the death of a loved one.  Click here for more information on Hearts of Hope Teen Retreat.

Family Grief Connection

Family Grief Connection is an opportunity for family members of our campers and teens to come together and have their own experience of hope and healing. Click here for more information on Family Grief Connection.