BEREAVEMENT CAMPS

BEREAVEMENT CAMPS

 
General Information
Description of ServiceThe 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.
Geographical 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 Name Melissa Phillips
Contact's Position Intake Coordinator/Camp Registrar
Contact's Email mphillips@comfortzonecamp.org
Physical Site Address 1 110B Meadowlands Parkway
Physical Site City, State, Zip Secaucus, NJ 07094
Mailing Address 1 PO Box 8754
Mailing City, State, Zip Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677
Main Phone (201)867-2077
Other Phone (804)377-3430 (Headquarters)
Fax (201)867-2261
Service Location Email info@comfortzonecamp.org
Web Address www.comfortzonecamp.org/locations/newjersey
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateAug18
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: COMFORT ZONE CAMP-NEW JERSEY REGIONAL OFFICE
Affiliated Program: BEREAVEMENT CAMPS
This Service: BEREAVEMENT CAMPS
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Bereaved Children (YJ-0900.1100)
Bereavement Counseling (RP-1400.8000-100)
Camperships (PL-6900.1500)
Camps (PL-6400.1500)
Children (YB-9500.1500)
Special Interest Camps (PL-6400.1500-800)
Therapeutic Camps (PL-6400.1500-850)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)