12th Annual Kids for a Cure Club Day Camp: Barnyard Palooza
June 18 - 21, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Camp will be held at
Presbyterian Church of Fredericksburg
810 Princess Anne Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
A summer day camp for children with type 1 diabetes, established in 2006.
Staffed with health professionals, counselors, and junior counselors trained
in diabetes care.
The Kids for a Cure Club Day Camp is a great opportunity for children with
type 1 diabetes to have fun with other children who share their daily
The week includes:
ARTS ★ CRAFTS ★ ACTIVITIES ★ GAMES
Camp Fee & Application Policy:
The cost for CAMP is $150. This includes snack, lunch, a t-shirt, camp
picture, and the day’s activities. Financial aid is available for
those who qualify.
CAMP requires a minimum of 10 campers and is limited to a maximum of 25
campers (children who have completed 1st grade – 12 years old).
Once 25 campers have been accepted, we will hold further applications
on a waiting list. Confirmation of camp acceptance will be sent via e-mail.
Application Deadline: May 25, 2018.
Download a camp application here.
- Payment Deadline: May 25, 2018
Medical Form Deadline (completed by doctor and turned in): June 1, 2018
You cannot attend camp without medical form signed by your physician!
- Camper/Counselor Orientation: June 3, 2018 from 2:00–4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by: Mary Washington Healthcare, Aquia Evening Lions Club, Fredericksburg
About Kids for a Cure Club:
Kids for a Cure Club is a non-profit organization that was founded by
the Mary Washington Healthcare Diabetes Self-Management Education and
Support Services staff and parents of children with type 1 diabetes, as
a means to provide diabetes education to children with diabetes and social
support programs such as CAMP.
Our mission at CAMP is to increase the knowledge, skills, and diabetes
self-management proficiencies of children with diabetes in a fun and interactive
Campers will be under the supervision of our highly trained camp staff,
consisting of pediatric RNs, CDEs, RDs and Certified Pump Trainers.