BEREAVEMENT CAMPS

 
General Information
Description of ProgramThe nation's largest independent bereavement camp for any child who has experienced the loss of a parent, sibling or primary caregiver, regardless of when the death occurred. Comfort Zone has scheduled separate camps in New York and in New Jersey exclusively for children who lost a loved one in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. In 2005 the camp was opened to serve all grieving children in addition to those whose loss was due to September 11th. Funds are available to help with transportation and camper supplies.
Geographic AreaNassau, Suffolk
 
Client Information
EligibilityAll camp sessions are free to all attendees. Camp programs for children age 7-12 and for teens age 13-17 in the New York/New Jersey area.
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameMelissa Phillips
Contact's PositionIntake Coordinator/Camp Registrar
Contact's Emailmphillips@comfortzonecamp.org
Physical Site Address 1110B Meadowlands Parkway
Physical Site City, State, ZipSecaucus, NJ 07094
Mailing Address 1PO Box 8754
Mailing City, State, ZipWoodcliff Lake, NJ 07677
Main Phone(201)867-2077
Other Phone(804)377-3430 (Headquarters)
Fax(201)867-2261
Program Emailinfo@comfortzonecamp.org
Web Addresswww.comfortzonecamp.org/locations/newjersey
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateAug18
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
COMFORT ZONE CAMP-NEW JERSEY REGIONAL OFFICE
This Program: BEREAVEMENT CAMPS
Affiliated Services: BEREAVEMENT CAMPS