Camp Aloha: Helping Children

Weekend Camp Aloha is for children ages 6-17 who have experienced the death of a loved one within the last 24 months.It is held in early May at the new Ebenezer Retreat Center in Rincon and provides a time of structured activities and play which helps the children realize they are not alone in their grief experience. There is a s a nominal registration fee. Listen to this GPB broadcast as children explain in their own words how healing the camp experience is.

Camp Aloha Family Day Camp is offered each summer. Trained volunteers and professionals  provide a day of therapeutic fun and group process to help the entire family cope with the death of a loved one. There is a $50 non-refundable registration fee per family and scholarships are available.

Camp Aloha’s are underwritten through the generosity of the Kaminsky Automotive Group and an anonymous donor. To find out about grief support for children and youth please contact Barbara Moss, Bereavement Counselor, at 912.303.9442.