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A camp that gives hope

The Center for Family Justice breaks the cycle of abuse and violence by providing services that create hope and restore lives.

This is no ordinary kids' camp

The second “Hole in the Wall Camp” opened in 1993 in New York's scenic Adirondack Park.

At this special camp, children are encouraged to "raise a little hell"

Diagnosed with cancer at just 11 years old, Amanda Garbatini struggled to cope — until she heard about a unique Connecticut kids' camp.

For grieving children, a wooded respite

Camp Erin, nestled in the Santa Cruz mountains, is a weekend camp for teens and children who have lost someone special.

How Green Chimneys gives special needs students and their families hope for the future

like a therapeutic residential facility that supports 250 students and 200 animals.

How the Painted Turtle gives sick kids a complete summer camp experience

Having a child with a serious chronic illness can be difficult, both emotionally and financially. But Kadin and his family found an escape.

Camp really is a place for everyone: reflections from a volunteer

Meet Elle Burrage, a volunteer who stumbled upon camp one evening at home in her living room and hasn't looked back since.

What happiness looks like

At this New Jersey camp, kids stop being patients and start being free.