OK Summer Camps

CAMP LIVE-A-DREAM
Camp Live-A-Dream is a camp sponsored by the American Cancer Society that allows young people who have ever been diagnosed with cancer to enjoy everything that makes summer and summer camp special. At Camp Live A Dream we provide a normal, active, and safe camp experience where children can celebrate life while living through their cancer journey.

As we celebrate our 25th year at Camp Live A Dream, this is sure to be our best summer yet!  You DO NOT want to miss out! Join us for a week of fun and excitement with old friends and new!  Activities will include swimming, inflatables, a field trip, waterfront activities, a ropes course, video games, sports, karaoke, and so much more!

Who can camp?
Youth ages 9 to 17 who have ever been diagnosed with cancer may attend Camp Live A Dream.

When is Camp?

Camp is scheduled for Sunday, June 17 through Friday, June 22, 2012

Where is Camp?
Camp Live A Dream takes place in air-conditioned cabins at Central Oklahoma Christian Camp, located south of Guthrie.

How much does Camp cost?
Camp Live A Dream is an experience provided at NO COST to all campers.

What kind of medical accommodations are provided?
Campers need not be in remission to attend camp, but they should be well enough to enjoy the week’s activities. Medical personnel are available around-the-clock to administer routine chemotherapy, arrange for blood counts, handle medical emergencies that may arise, and adjust any program to meet campers’ needs.

Who staffs Camp Live-A-Dream?
The Camp Live A Dream committee carefully selects qualified staff members to ensure the safety of all campers. Staff members include physicians, oncology nurses, and camp counselors.

American Camp Association Accreditation
Camp Live A Dream has passed a 300-standard review to become accredited by the American Camp Association (ACA). The ACA collaborates with experts from the American Academy of Pediatrics, American Red Cross, and other youth service agencies to assure that current practices at the camp reflect the most up-to-date, research-based standards in camp operation. ACA accreditation helps to ensure summers of growth and fun in an environment committed to safety.

Questions?
For more information about Camp Live A Dream, contact contact Toni Henry at 405-841-5825 or 800.733.9888.


CAMP OK CORRAL
Camp Corral is offered free of charge to all participants and activities include outdoor sports, games, crafts, and events that allow campers to have fun just getting to know each other.

For many Oklahoma children whose lives have been affected by cancer, summer camp seems like an impossible dream. The Oklahoma Region of the American Cancer Society is making that dream a reality through free, week-long summer camps for young people who have cancer and cancer survivors.

Children from across Oklahoma can attend these camps filled with a variety of activities, including swimming, camp fires, paddle boats, fishing, day trips, crafts, scrapbooking, hayrides, karaoke, and late night water balloon fights.

Parents are encouraged to enroll their children as soon as possible as spots are limited and the camps fill up quickly.

Who can camp?
Campers must be seven to 17 years of age, who have or have had cancer. Campers do not have to be in remission to attend.

When is Camp?
Camp is scheduled for June 5-8, 2012.

Where is Camp?
Camp takes place outside of Tulsa, at the Shepherd’s Fold Ranch in Avant.

How much does Camp cost?
Camp is an experience provided at NO COST to all campers.

What kind of medical accommodations are provided?
Campers need not be in remission to attend camp, but they should be well enough to enjoy the week’s activities. Medical personnel are available around-the-clock to administer routine chemotherapy, arrange for blood counts, handle medical emergencies that may arise, and adjust any program to meet campers’ needs.

Who staffs Camp OK Corral?
Qualified counselors and medical professionals are on staff 24 hours a day to provide the special medical expertise and close monitoring required by children with cancer.

Questions?
For more information about Camp OK Corral, or to enroll your child, please Jodi Hudson at 918-477-5409.