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Good Grief Day Camp in Big Rock


Monday, June 24, 2024    
9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Farm Friends/ The McCannon Farm
45W134 Raymond Road, Big Rock, Illinois

Event Type

A week-long day camp for children ages 6 to12 who have experienced the death of a parent or sibling

Conley Outreach Community Services’ Good Grief Day Camp will be from June 24 to 28.  The camp is hosted at Farm Friends/ The McCannon Farm in Big Rock.

Good Grief Day Camp is a one-week experience designed specifically for children ages 6 to 12 who have experienced the loss of a parent or sibling. The camp uses the healing elements of music, theater, art and nature to help children on their unique grief journey.

It also provides:

  • An opportunity to spend time with others who have experienced similar losses
  • Help with the understanding that they are not alone in their grief
  • Guidance in expressing their grief and feelings

The cost is $50 per camper/$100 per family. Scholarships are available.

Register by calling Jennifer Long at (630) 365-2880. Registration is limited to 20 children and only to those who have lost a parent or sibling to death.