Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC - Camp STAR

Summer Programs


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General Information
Description of ServiceCamp STAR is a seven-day retreat that provides youth with limb difference or loss with an opportunity to enjoy the beautiful surroundings of YMCA Camp Kon-O-Kwee/Spencer Campground (near Zelienople, Pa). The goal of Camp STAR is to support and empower amputees to be healthy, confident, and active, all while creating positive social interaction and developing peer support. Campers are encouraged to interact with one another, share their experiences and participate in sports and many other types of camp activities to the best of their abilities in a positive and fortifying environment.
LocationBeaver
Geographical AreaUS and Canada
Intake ProcedureRegistration.
 
Client Information
GenderEither
EligibilityYouth with limb difference or loss ages 8 to 18.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesRegistration fee only.
Fee AmountsA $50 non-refundable registration fee is the only cost requested of each camper. Fee waivers can be requested.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation August 11 through 17, 2019
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Cindy McCue
Contact's Position Director
Physical Site Address 1 568 Waynesburg Road
Physical Site Address 2 Camp STAR
Physical Site City, State, Zip Washington, PA 15301
Main Phone 412-370-5481
Service Location Email cindymcq1@gmail.com
Web Address www.chp.edu/campstar
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Summer Programs
Affiliated Program: Summer Programs
This Service: Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC - Camp STAR
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Amputations (YF-6500.0500)
Children and Youth With Disabilities/Health Conditions (YJ-8750.1500)
Residential Camps (PL-6400.1500-700)