Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC - Camp Chihopi

Summer Programs

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General Information
Description of ServiceChildren’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Camp Chihopi is a 4-day, overnight camp for Children who have received liver transplants and/or intestine transplants. During this summer camping event, campers are encouraged to make new friends, share their experiences, and participate in a variety of outdoor camp activities to the best of their abilities.

Camp Chihopi provides a non-medical environment where campers can increase self esteem and interact with children with similar medical backgrounds. The camp aims to help children continue to adapt to their chronic condition as a transplant recipient as they mature into young adults.
Geographical AreaAllegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Greene, Indiana, Lawrence, Mercer, Washington, Westmoreland
Intake ProcedureCamp registration and consent forms.
Client Information
EligibilityChildren ages 7 to 15 who have received liver transplants and/or intestine transplants.
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsThe fee for this 4-day camp is $35.
Payment NotesLimited contributions may be available to partially defray costs, particularly if you live greater than 100 miles from Pittsburgh.
Hours of Operation August
Contact Information
Contact's Name Beverly Kosmach-Park
Contact's Position Director, Camp Chihopi
Contact's Email
Physical Site Address 1 297 Emma Kaufmann Camp Road
Physical Site Address 2 Emma Kaufmann Camp
Physical Site City, State, Zip Morgantown, WV 26508
Main Phone 412-692-6115
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Summer Programs
Affiliated Program: Summer Programs
This Service: Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC - Camp Chihopi
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Children (YB-9500.1500)
Organ/Tissue Transplant Issues (YZ-6150)
Therapeutic Camps (PL-6400.1500-850)