It is designed to provide physical and social experiences that are fun while increasing the child’s understanding of his/her asthma. The children will be guided to manage their asthma so that they can fully enjoy all camp activities. This experience is designed to give the children a better understanding of asthma that will benefit them even after camp is over,
A parent education session and a camp celebration are held the last day of camp, dismissal takes place after the parent education session on Friday.. Parents must attend registration and education sessions – no exceptions. All campers must have their own transportation to and from camp.
Who is eligible?
Requirements for campers are:
Ages 7 to 14
Persistent asthma and no other limiting physical conditions
Have had emergency visits to their doctors and/or an emergency department
Children who could benefit from an asthma education program
Take controller medications, such as inhaled steroids
3533 S. Alameda St.
Corpus Christi, 78411, TX
Building Name or Description: Sloan Bldg., 5th Floor
Accessible Location: Yes
|Type of Organization||Nonprofit (501c3)|
|Categories||Camp, Disability Specific, Emotional Support, Health & Fitness, Recreation, Social Media, Trainings, Volunteer Opportunity|
|Spanish Services Offered?||No|
|Child Care Available?||No|
|Age Range||6 - 11, 12 - 14|
|Disability Categories||Physical Disability|
|This organization pertains to all disabilities?||No|
|This organization pertains to these specific diagnoses||Asthma|
|Is this a statewide service?||Yes|
|Contact Name||Shelly bigelow|
|Phone Number||361 694-6128|