MASON CITY | Hospice of North Iowa's Youth Grief Camp, Camp Greentree, is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 23, at Camp Tanglefoot, in Clear Lake.
This one-day camp offers youth, ages 7-14, the opportunity to meet others who have experienced a death of a family member or friend, as well as, the chance to gain coping skills.
Activities are selected to promote a better understanding of the grieving process.
Youth begin to recognize healthy and appropriate ways to express their feelings and cope with loss. Camp includes indoor and outdoor activities, creating special memories and making friends along the way.
Advanced registration is required and due by Monday, Sept. 18. Kids who previously attended will be on a waitlist, as space is limited.
Camp Greentree is free of charge and open to all youth ages 7-14 who have experienced the death of a family member or friend, including those who have not been served by Hospice of North Iowa.
For further information, or to register, please contact Hospice of North Iowa at 641-428-6208 or 800-297-4719 or visit www.hospicenorthiowa.com.