Big Buddies for one day children's grief camp, Dallas/ Wilkes-Barre


(41.39389,-75.92402)
 

Cause Areas

When

Sat Oct 08, 2016, 08:30 AM - 04:00 PM

Where

Camp Orchard Hill640 Orange RdDallas, PA 18612


About

Volunteers will be Big Buddies to campers who have lost a parent, primary caregiver or sibling to death. Campers attending will be ages 7-12. Volunteers must be 18 or over, and complete volunteer application and pass background checks, all available on our website: www.campkoala.org . Please visit our website for information and to fill out an application. Social Work, Counseling and Psychology students are also encouraged to apply. You do not need to have experienced the loss of a parent or sibling to volunteer, just be a good listener with a big heart.

Most of our activities are Art Therapy, Play Therapy and Music Therapy and our philosophy is companioning and peer support. Our camps are FUN!

Skills

  • Child Development
  • Youth Services
  • Bereavement Support
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Crisis Counseling
  • Psychology

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 8 hours
  • Application and background check
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