Bob Sweeney's Camp H.O.P.E 2017
July 15 & July 16
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Bob Sweeney's Camp H.O.P.E. is a FREe 2 day camp for children ages 5 - 17 who have lost an immediate family member. Through the talents of Good Shepherd Hospice, Camp H.O.P.E. is professionally staffed and offers grieving kids and an accompanying caregiver the opportunity to share their feelings in a safe, fun and healthy environment. One of the many benefits for the children who attend this camp is that they will be around other children who are in similar circumstances. Currently, Camp H.O.P.E. is being offered to grieving families once a year. In addition we also host a holiday party for families given in December.
Registration for camp is managed by
Good Shepherd Hospice.
If you are interested in participating in our camp program please call their Farmingdale office at:
Some info from their website:
Bereavement Counseling & Special Bereavement Groups for Children
Good Shepherd Hospice Bereavement Program
Experience has taught us that people coming together to share their thoughts and emotions in a safe environment are crucial to the mourning process.
All bereavement services are provided by a Social Worker who is licensed and has earned a masters degree in the profession.
Our professionally trained staff provides bereavement services to hospice families for a period of 13 months after a loss. Additionally, the Good Shepherd Hospice Bereavement Program offers the following non-sectarian services without fees to all residents of Nassau and Suffolk Counties:
- Education & Grief Counseling
- Office Visits for Individual Counseling
- Bereavement Home Visits
- Spouse Bereavement Support Group
- Adult Bereavement Support Group (For Losses Other Than Spouses)
- Children’s Bereavement Support Group (Age Appropriate Support Groups)
- Bob Sweeney’s Camp HOPE and Children’s Holiday Gathering
- Initial Bereavement Contact & Follow Up Phone Calls
- Interfaith Memorial Services
Help is just a call away…
Call our Farmingdale office at (631) 465-6300.