Kids for a Cure Club (KFC) Camp is a four day summer day camp for children with type 1 diabetes. Camp will be held at Augustine Community Center in Stafford, VA on June 25 - 28 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. The camp is open to children with diabetes ages 6 - 12.
The camp is staffed with health professionals, and junior counselors trained in the field of diabetes. This is an opportunity for children with type1 diabetes to have fun with other children who share their daily challenges.
Kids for a Cure Club (KFC) is a non-profit organization that was founded by the Mary Washington Diabetes Management 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 management proficiencies of children with diabetes in a fun and interactive environment.
Campers will be under supervision of our camp staff:
Junior counselors, who have diabetes themselves.
- Lana King, RN, BSN, CDE
- Joanne Fortune, MS, RD, CDE
- Leann Curtis, RD
- Kathy MacDonald-Day, RNC
Camp will be held at Augustine Community Center, 201 Monument Drive, Stafford, Virginia from June 25th - 28th (Monday - Thursday) during the hours of 9AM - 2PM.
The Week Includes:
- Nutritional Coaching
- Fitness Activities
Camp Fee And Application Policy:
The cost for camp is $50.00. This includes snack, lunch, a tee-shirt, camp picture, and the day's activities. Space is limited to a minimum of 10 campers and a maximum of 30 campers. Once 30 campers have been accepted, we will hold further applications on a waiting list.
Applications will be processed in the order they are received. To assure your child's placement, submit the application by April 16, 2007.
To request an application, contact Christina Z. at 540-288-2660 or Cathy W. at 540-657-1188.
In order for your child to attend camp, medical paperwork MUST be completed.
- Mary Washington Hospital
- Fredericksburg Area Service League
- Abbott Diabetes Care
KFC Summer Day Camp
June 25-28, 2007
9:00am - 2:00pm
Last Updated: Thursday February 05, 2009 16:44:51
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