Spring and Fall Weekend Programming

Spring Weekend Programs

Comfort Camp – May 6-8

Cindy’s Spring Comfort Camp is designed to serve campers (ages 6 – 17) that have a parent or sibling dealing with a life-threatening or chronic illness, and is run in collaboration with The Cancer Center at Glens Falls Hospital. Campers will participate in camp activities, attend professionally guided support sessions, and meet others who have shared a similar experience.

Bravehearts Weekend, Spring – May 13-15

Camp Bravehearts is an oncology camp for women run in collaboration with the Bravehearts Organization. The weekend is packed with outdoor activities and physical engagement, including opportunities to try a high ropes course and horseback riding. For the calmer spirits, there are also crafts, water aerobics, and nature walks. Women are encouraged to grow in self-confidence and friendship as they share life experiences before and after treatment.

» Visit Bravehearts Camp to learn more!

Fall Weekend Programs

Comfort Camp – September 30 – October 2

Cindy’s Fall Comfort Camp is a bereavement weekend designed to serve campers (ages 6 – 17) who have lost a close family member, and is run in collaboration with The Cancer Center at Glens Falls Hospital. Campers will participate in camp activities, attend professionally guided support sessions, and meet others who have shared a similar experience.

Bravehearts Weekend, Fall – October 7-10

Camp Bravehearts is an oncology camp for women run in collaboration with the Bravehearts Organization. The weekend is packed with outdoor activities and physical engagement, including opportunities to try a high ropes course and horseback riding. For the calmer spirits, there are also crafts, water aerobics, and nature walks. Women are encouraged to grow in self-confidence and friendship as they share life experiences before and after treatment.

» Visit Bravehearts Camp to learn more!

General Family Weekend – October 14-16

The General Family Weekend is designed for medically qualifying campers, aged 5-21, and their families to enjoy the magic of camp together. Families can participate in fun camp activities, like archery and the ropes course, during the day and evening events like the talent show at night. Families are given private accommodations in camper cabins with all meals provided. Eligible diagnoses include Cancer, Collagen Vascular Disease, Hemophilia/von Willebrands, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Immune Disorder/HIV, Mitochondrial Disease, Neuromuscular Disorders, or Sickle Cell Anemia.

» For more information, contact Tara Bogucki, Admissions Director at tbogucki@doublehranch.org.

Spina Bifida Family Weekend – October 21-23

The Spina Bifida Family Weekend is designed for campers, aged 5-21, with Spina Bifida and their families, and is run in partnership with the Spina Bifida Association of New York. Families can participate in fun camp activities, like archery and the ropes course, during the day and evening events like the talent show at night. Families are given private accommodations in camper cabins with all meals provided.

» For more information, contact Tara Bogucki, Admissions Director at tbogucki@doublehranch.org.