HopeWest Kids Grief Support Camps - HopeWest Hospice & Palliative Care

HopeWest Hospice & Palliative Care (Mesa County)

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Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceHopeWest Kids - grief & bereavement services for children, teens and their families.Because loss and grief affect children and teens differently than adults, HopeWest Kids offers specialized education and support designed especially for them.

Service/Camps Available:
- Camp Good Grief: A weekend summer camp for children and teens entering grades 3-9. There is a $35 fee to attend camp.

- Itty Bitty Camp:Designed for kids entering kindergarten through second grade. The cost of camp is $25 and includes a lunch. Scholarships are available.

- School Programs:Programs at area schools provide an easily accessible way for children to participate in grief support services. Ask your local school counselor for more information. Groups are free.

- Equine Program:Healing with Horses program pairs kids with horses to process the thoughts and feeling associates with grief. There is a $25 fee for this group.

- Teen Retreat: This weekend camp is for 9th to 12th graders who have experienced the loss of a loved one. Cost is $35 to attend.
LocationMesa County
Geographical AreaDelta, Mesa, Montrose, Ouray, Rio Blanco County
Facility/ADA AccessCall for specific information on disability access
Intake ProcedureCall to register for the camp.
Intake RequirementsNo restrictions
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityFor teens who are grieving the loss of a loved one.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFee information and amounts listed in description
Fee AmountsInfo in description, some scholarships available
Hours of Operation Administration Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Specific Hours: Hours and days of camp given upon registration
Contact Information
Contact's Phone 970-245-5377
Physical Site Address 1 Locations given upon registration
Physical Site City, State, Zip Grand Junction, Colorado
Main Phone Grand Junction Administration Office: 970-241-2212
TDD Phone 711
Service Location Email Use Contact Us through the website
Web Address www.hopewestco.org
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: HopeWest Hospice & Palliative Care
Affiliated Program: HopeWest Hospice & Palliative Care (Mesa County)
This Service: HopeWest Kids Grief Support Camps - HopeWest Hospice & Palliative Care
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Bereaved Child Support Groups (PN-8100.1000-080)
General Bereavement Support Groups (PN-8100.1000-250)
Terminal Illness Support Groups (PN-8100.1000-850)