Jan
10
Fri
January 10-12 – Harrisonburg, VA – Young Adult Program in Partnership with A Little Hope, Inc. @ Massanetta Springs
Jan 10 @ 4:30 pm – Jan 12 @ 3:00 pm

Age Range: 18-25

**This retreat is made possible by a generous partnership with A Little Hope, Inc.**

Our weekend retreats provide young adults with the opportunity to break their isolation and realize they are not alone in a fun and healing environment.  In order to be eligible for this retreat the young adult must have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, guardian, close friend, or family member (all losses).

The application is written from the perspective of a parent/guardian.  Please disregard this and treat it as if it is written from a young adult perspective.  Parents/guardians should not be completing this application on your behalf and no parent/guardian signatures are required.

Also, please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for you at this retreat. You are not accepted until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration

Jan
25
Sat
The Mark Wandall Foundation Volunteer Training @ Gold Coast Eagle Distributing
Jan 25 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

During this six hour training you will meet Comfort Zone Camp staff and volunteers who will explain what to expect at camp and how our program impacts grieving children and teens. You will receive education about childhood bereavement, and we’ll give you tips on how to be successful in whichever volunteer role you are selected to fill.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Up to 90 individuals are required for each camp session in a variety of volunteer roles.
You must be 15 years of age to become a volunteer.
Annual updates of health history, confidentiality, and criminal background checks, for those 18 and older, are required. An amount of $25.00 is requested to cover the background check.

Volunteer Training

Feb
21
Fri
February 21 – 23 – Mountain Center, CA – In Partnership with A Little Hope, Inc. @ Apple Canyon Center
Feb 21 @ 4:30 pm – Feb 23 @ 3:00 pm

**This camp is made possible by a generous partnership with A Little Hope, Inc.**

Age Range: 7-17 (18 if still in High School)

Our weekend camps provide children with the opportunity to break their isolation and realize they are not alone in a fun and healing environment. In order to be eligible for this camp the child must have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or guardian.

Grief evolves with each developmental stage a child reaches, so learning to manage grief in a healthy way is important at every age. Whether the child’s loss was ten years or three months ago, encourage them to attend – you may have an opportunity to change the course of their life.

Please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for your child at this camp. Your child is not accepted into camp until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration

Feb
29
Sat
Volunteer Training @ Somerset Hills Lutheran Church
Feb 29 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

During this training session you will meet Comfort Zone staff and learn what to expect at camp and how our program impacts grieving children. You will receive education about childhood bereavement, and we’ll give you tips on how to be successful in whichever volunteer role you are selected to fill.

Volunteer Training

Mar
6
Fri
March 6-8 – Fruitland Park, FL – Young Adult Program in Partnership with The Mark Wandall Foundation @ Warren Willis Retreat Center
Mar 6 @ 4:30 pm – Mar 8 @ 3:00 pm

**This camp is made possible by a generous partnership with The Mark Wandall Foundation.**

Age Range: 18 – 25

Our weekend camps provide young adults with the opportunity to break their isolation and realize they are not alone in a fun and healing environment. In order to be eligible for this camp the young adult must have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or guardian.

The application is written from the perspective of a parent/guardian. Please disregard this and treat it as if it is written from a young adult perspective. Parents/guardians should not be completing this application on your behalf and no parent/guardian signatures are required.

Also, please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for you at this camp. You are not accepted into camp until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration

Mar
13
Fri
March 13-15 – Wake Forest, NC – Camp Kanata @ Camp Kanata
Mar 13 @ 4:30 pm – Mar 15 @ 3:00 pm

Age Range: 7-17 (18 if still in High School)

Our weekend camps provide children with the opportunity to break their isolation and realize they are not alone in a fun and healing environment. In order to be eligible for this camp the child must have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or guardian.

Grief evolves with each developmental stage a child reaches, so learning to manage grief in a healthy way is important at every age. Whether the child’s loss was ten years or three months ago, encourage them to attend – you may have an opportunity to change the course of their life.

Please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for your child at this camp. Your child is not accepted into camp until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration

Mar
21
Sat
21st Anniversary Grief Relief Gala @ The American Civil War Museum at Historic Tredegar
Mar 21 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Please purchase your tickets at the links provided. Your support helps Comfort Zone Camp provide children with a voice, a place and a community in which to heal, grow and lead more fulfilling lives.

For more information call (804) 377-3430 or email us at aworthy@comfortzonecamp.org.

Apr
4
Sat
Volunteer Training @ NYL Offices
Apr 4 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

During this training session you will meet Comfort Zone staff and learn what to expect at camp and how our program impacts grieving children. You will receive education about childhood bereavement, and we’ll give you tips on how to be successful in whichever volunteer role you are selected to fill.

Volunteer Training

Apr
17
Fri
April 17-19 – La Canada, CA – In Partnership with OneLegacy @ Angeles Crest Christian Camp
Apr 17 @ 4:30 pm – Apr 19 @ 3:00 pm

**This camp is made possible by a generous partnership with OneLegacy Foundation – saving lives through organ, eye, and tissue donation. This program serves families in the OneLegacy Foundation network who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or guardian.**

Age Range: 7-17 (18 if still in high school)

Our weekend camps provide children with the opportunity to break their isolation and realize they are not alone in a fun and healing environment. Grief evolves with each developmental stage a child reaches, so learning to manage grief in a healthy way is important at every age. Whether the child’s loss was ten years or three months ago, encourage them to attend – you may have an opportunity to change the course of their life.

Please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for your child at this camp. Your child is not accepted into camp until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration

April 17-19 – Newton, NJ – Camp Fairview @ Camp Fairview
Apr 17 @ 4:30 pm – Apr 19 @ 3:00 pm

Age Range: 7-17 (18 if still in High School)

Our weekend camps provide children with the opportunity to break their isolation and realize they are not alone in a fun and healing environment. In order to be eligible for this camp the child must have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or guardian.

Grief evolves with each developmental stage a child reaches, so learning to manage grief in a healthy way is important at every age. Whether the child’s loss was ten years or three months ago, encourage them to attend – you may have an opportunity to change the course of their life.

Please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for your child at this camp. Your child is not accepted into camp until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration

Apr
25
Sat
Volunteer Training @ Bright Horizons at West 14th
Apr 25 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

During this training session you will meet Comfort Zone staff and learn what to expect at camp and how our program impacts grieving children. You will receive education about childhood bereavement, and we’ll give you tips on how to be successful in whichever volunteer role you are selected to fill.

Volunteer Training

May
9
Sat
National Fallen Firefighter Foundation’s Volunteer Training @ Denver Fire Department Fire Academy
May 9 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

**This camp is made possible by a generous partnership with National Fallen Firefighters Foundation. This program serves families who have experienced the death of a fallen firefighter in the line of duty who was a parent, sibling, or guardian.**

Volunteer Training

May
15
Fri
May 15-17 – Palmyra, VA – Camp Friendship @ Camp Friendship
May 15 @ 4:30 pm – May 17 @ 3:00 pm

Age Range: 7-17 (18 if still in High School)

Our weekend camps provide children with the opportunity to break their isolation and realize they are not alone in a fun and healing environment. In order to be eligible for this camp the child must have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or guardian.

Grief evolves with each developmental stage a child reaches, so learning to manage grief in a healthy way is important at every age. Whether the child’s loss was ten years or three months ago, encourage them to attend – you may have an opportunity to change the course of their life.

Please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for your child at this camp. Your child is not accepted into camp until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration

May 15-17 – Sandwich, MA – Camp Burgess @ Camp Burgess
May 15 @ 4:30 pm – May 17 @ 3:00 pm

Age Range: 7-17 (18 if still in High School)

Our weekend camps provide children with the opportunity to break their isolation and realize they are not alone in a fun and healing environment. In order to be eligible for this camp the child must have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or guardian.

Grief evolves with each developmental stage a child reaches, so learning to manage grief in a healthy way is important at every age. Whether the child’s loss was ten years or three months ago, encourage them to attend – you may have an opportunity to change the course of their life.

Please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for your child at this camp. Your child is not accepted into camp until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration

May
29
Fri
May 29-31 – Johnsonburg, NJ – In Partnership with A Little Hope, Inc. @ Johnsonburg Camp & Retreat Center
May 29 @ 4:30 pm – May 31 @ 3:00 pm

**This camp is made possible by a generous partnership with A Little Hope, Inc. This program serves families who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or guardian to suicide.**

Age Range: 7-17 (18 if still in High School)

Our weekend camps provide children with the opportunity to break their isolation and realize they are not alone in a fun and healing environment. Grief evolves with each developmental stage a child reaches, so learning to manage grief in a healthy way is important at every age. Whether the child’s loss was ten years or three months ago, encourage them to attend – you may have an opportunity to change the course of their life.

Please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for your child at this camp. Your child is not accepted into camp until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration

May 29-31 – Johnsonburg, NJ – Young Adult Program In Partnership with A Little Hope, Inc. @ Johnsonburg Camp & Retreat Center
May 29 @ 4:30 pm – May 31 @ 3:00 pm

Age Range: 18 – 25

**This camp is made possible by a generous partnership with A Little Hope, Inc. This program serves young adults who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or guardian to suicide.**

The application is written from the perspective of a parent/guardian. Please disregard this and treat it as if it is written from a young adult perspective. Parents/guardians should not be completing this application on your behalf and no parent/guardian signatures are required.

Also, please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for you at this camp. You are not accepted into camp until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration

Jun
5
Fri
June 5-7 – Sandwich, MA – In Partnership with Blue H.E.L.P @ Camp Burgess
Jun 5 @ 4:30 pm – Jun 7 @ 3:00 pm

**This camp is made possible by a generous partnership with Blue H.E.L.P.. This program serves families who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or guardian to suicide who was a law enforcement officer.**

Age Range: 7-17 (18 if still in High School)

Our weekend camps provide children with the opportunity to break their isolation and realize they are not alone in a fun and healing environment. Grief evolves with each developmental stage a child reaches, so learning to manage grief in a healthy way is important at every age. Whether the child’s loss was ten years or three months ago, encourage them to attend – you may have an opportunity to change the course of their life.

Please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for your child at this camp. Your child is not accepted into camp until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration

Jun
26
Fri
June 26-29 – Divide, CO – In Partnership with The National Fallen Firefighters @ Golden Bell Camp & Conference Center
Jun 26 @ 4:30 pm – Jun 28 @ 3:00 pm

**This camp is made possible by a generous partnership with National Fallen Firefighters Foundation. This program serves families who have experienced the death of a fallen firefighter in the line of duty who was a parent, sibling, or guardian.**

Age Range: 7-17 (18 if still in High School)

Our weekend camps provide children with the opportunity to break their isolation and realize they are not alone in a fun and healing environment. Grief evolves with each developmental stage a child reaches, so learning to manage grief in a healthy way is important at every age. Whether the child’s loss was ten years or three months ago, encourage them to attend – you may have an opportunity to change the course of their life.

Please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for your child at this camp. Your child is not accepted into camp until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration

Jul
23
Thu
July 23-25 – Wanship, UT – In Partnership with Intermountain Healthcare @ Big Canyon Ranch
Jul 23 @ 4:30 pm – Jul 25 @ 3:00 pm

**This camp is made possible by a generous partnership with Intermountain Healthcare and in collaboration with The Bradley Center and The Sharing Place. This program serves families who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or guardian who was served through The Bradley Center or The Sharing Place.**

Age Range: 7-17 (18 if still in High School)

Our weekend camps provide children with the opportunity to break their isolation and realize they are not alone in a fun and healing environment. Grief evolves with each developmental stage a child reaches, so learning to manage grief in a healthy way is important at every age. Whether the child’s loss was ten years or three months ago, encourage them to attend – you may have an opportunity to change the course of their life.

Please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for your child at this camp. Your child is not accepted into camp until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration

Aug
7
Fri
August 7-9 – Occidental, CA – In Partnership with Hospice by the Bay @ CYO Camp
Aug 7 @ 3:30 pm – Aug 9 @ 3:00 pm

**This camp is made possible by a generous partnership with Hospice by the Bay. This program serves families who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, guardian, close relative, or friend who was part of the Hospice by the Bay Community.**

Age Range: 7-17 (18 if still in High School)

Our weekend camps provide children with the opportunity to break their isolation and realize they are not alone in a fun and healing environment. Grief evolves with each developmental stage a child reaches, so learning to manage grief in a healthy way is important at every age. Whether the child’s loss was ten years or three months ago, encourage them to attend – you may have an opportunity to change the course of their life.

Please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for your child at this camp. Your child is not accepted into camp until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration

Aug
14
Fri
August 14-16 – Hanover, VA – Camp Hanover @ Camp Hanover
Aug 14 @ 4:30 pm – Aug 16 @ 3:00 pm

Age Range: 7-17 (18 if still in High School)

Our weekend camps provide children with the opportunity to break their isolation and realize they are not alone in a fun and healing environment. In order to be eligible for this camp the child must have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or guardian.

Grief evolves with each developmental stage a child reaches, so learning to manage grief in a healthy way is important at every age. Whether the child’s loss was ten years or three months ago, encourage them to attend – you may have an opportunity to change the course of their life.

Please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for your child at this camp. Your child is not accepted into camp until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration

Sep
18
Fri
September 18-20 – Sandwich, MA – Camp Burgess @ Camp Burgess
Sep 18 @ 4:30 pm – Sep 20 @ 3:00 pm

Age Range: 7-17 (18 if still in High School)

Our weekend camps provide children with the opportunity to break their isolation and realize they are not alone in a fun and healing environment. In order to be eligible for this camp the child must have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or guardian.

Grief evolves with each developmental stage a child reaches, so learning to manage grief in a healthy way is important at every age. Whether the child’s loss was ten years or three months ago, encourage them to attend – you may have an opportunity to change the course of their life.

Please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for your child at this camp. Your child is not accepted into camp until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration

Oct
16
Fri
October 16 – 18 – Mountain Center, CA – In Partnership with Blue H.E.L.P @ Apple Canyon Center
Oct 16 @ 4:30 pm – Oct 18 @ 3:00 pm

**This camp is made possible by a generous partnership with Blue H.E.L.P. This program serves families who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or guardian to suicide who was a law enforcement officer.**

Age Range: 7-17 (18 if still in High School)

Our weekend camps provide children with the opportunity to break their isolation and realize they are not alone in a fun and healing environment. Grief evolves with each developmental stage a child reaches, so learning to manage grief in a healthy way is important at every age. Whether the child’s loss was ten years or three months ago, encourage them to attend – you may have an opportunity to change the course of their life.

Please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for your child at this camp. Your child is not accepted into camp until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration

Oct
23
Fri
October 23-25 – Hardwick, NJ – Camp Mason @ Camp Mason
Oct 23 @ 4:30 pm – Oct 25 @ 3:00 pm

Age Range: 7-17 (18 if still in High School)

Our weekend camps provide children with the opportunity to break their isolation and realize they are not alone in a fun and healing environment. In order to be eligible for this camp the child must have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or guardian.

Grief evolves with each developmental stage a child reaches, so learning to manage grief in a healthy way is important at every age. Whether the child’s loss was ten years or three months ago, encourage them to attend – you may have an opportunity to change the course of their life.

Please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for your child at this camp. Your child is not accepted into camp until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration

Nov
6
Fri
November 6-8 – Hanover, VA – Camp Hanover @ Camp Hanover
Nov 6 @ 4:30 pm – Nov 8 @ 3:00 pm

Age Range: 7-17 (18 if still in High School)

Our weekend camps provide children with the opportunity to break their isolation and realize they are not alone in a fun and healing environment. In order to be eligible for this camp the child must have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or guardian.

Grief evolves with each developmental stage a child reaches, so learning to manage grief in a healthy way is important at every age. Whether the child’s loss was ten years or three months ago, encourage them to attend – you may have an opportunity to change the course of their life.

Please note that submitting this application does not guarantee a place for your child at this camp. Your child is not accepted into camp until the screening process is complete and you receive an acceptance email.

Camper Family Registration

Volunteer Registration