Camp Skein

Camp Maple Leaf in collaboration with Seasons Centre for Grieving Children present:
Camp Skein!

A camp for children 7 – 16 grieving the death of a parent or sibling, supporting them to gain strength from each other, as they realize the power they have within themselves.

5 Nights/6 Days
Sun. Aug. 18th – Fri. Aug. 23
Kawartha Lakes, ON
Private Island

The Program:
With an emphasis on over the top fun, through exciting land and water-based activities, Camp Skein provides both guided and supportive outlets for grief and remembering in a tranquil, natural, child friendly environment. Camp Skein has the following goals for your children:

  • Gain strength through friendship
  • It’s okay to ask for help and lean on each other
  • It’s good to take turns being the support and the supporter
  • Communication is the key to just about everything
  • We are not alone

To Register:
Please go to for more info and for registration.  Click on the “welcome” window in the middle of the opening page to see what a camp will look like. Browse through the website for more info on Camp Maple Leaf. Go to the section at the top of the page that says “Apply to Camps”. Select “Camp Skein – Bereavement Camp” and complete the application form. Registration is not accepted through Seasons Centre. The cost of the camp is $825 per camper. There is financial assistance for those who may require it.

For more information:

Joan Kennedy, Program Director
Seasons Centre for Grieving Children
705.721.5437 ext. 202
[email protected]

April Young, Camp Director
Camp Maple Leaf
[email protected]


378 Fothergill Rd, Peterborough, ON K9J 6X2

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