Camp Kesem, a summer camp for kids with a parent who has (or has had) cancer, is now accepting applications! The one-week sleep away camps are a chance for children ages 6-16 to have a fun-filled week and just be kids. Everything at Camp Kesem focuses on the goal of giving campers the best week of their lives, while providing the extra support and attention they need.
Camp Kesem empowers college student leaders nationwide to create free, FUN summer camps for children affected by a parent’s cancer. There are two locations offered here in Pennsylvania:
Camp Kesem Central PA – Fort Washington
Camp Kesem at UPenn – Philadelphia area
Learn more about the Camp Kesem experience in the video below:
The “A Day at Camp” link provides an overview of a typical day your child might expect: