Camp – Diabetes Education & Camping Association

Camp

    Diabetes Youth Families (DYF)

    Office at 5167 Clayton Rd STE F, Concord, CA 94521-3163

    925-680-4994

    Supporting those affected by type 1 diabetes so they may lead full, healthy, beautiful lives, NOW.

    Upcoming Diabetes Youth Families (DYF) Programs

    Spring Family Retreat

    • Dates: March 25, 2022 to March 27, 2022
    • Audience: Families
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 diabetes
    • Location: Sebastopol, CA

    Campamento Familiar en Español

    • Dates: May 06, 2022 to May 08, 2022
    • Audience: Families
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 diabetes
    • Location: Livermore, CA

    Campamento Familiar en Español is the same great programming and excellent diabetes education as our weekend Family Retreats, but all in Spanish!

    Family Adventure Programs

    • Dates: June 11, 2022 to June 17, 2022
    • Audience: Families
    • Program Type: Adventure Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 diabetes
    • Location: South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150 US

    The Family Adventure Program is an introductory backpacking program ideal for youth ages 10 – 14 and an adult family member who are ready to challenge themselves in the great outdoors!

    Leaders in Training Session 2

    • Dates: June 15, 2022 to June 24, 2022
    • Audience: Teen
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 diabetes
    • Location: Miramonte, CA 93641

    Previous LIT program experience required

    Camp de los Niños

    • Dates: June 20, 2022 to June 25, 2022
    • Audience: Youth & Teen
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 diabetes
    • Location: Loma Mar, CA

    Camp de Los Niños is located in the Santa Cruz Mountains, this program is a great local option for kids and teens.

    Kids Camp

    • Dates: June 20, 2022 to June 24, 2022
    • Audience: Youth
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 diabetes
    • Location: Miramonte, CA 93641

    For Children Ages 7-13, Kids Camp offers a safe, comfortable, and fun away-from-home experience for kids with T1D

    Teen Camp 1

    • Dates: June 27, 2022 to July 01, 2022
    • Audience: Teen
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 diabetes
    • Location: Miramonte, CA 93641

    At Teen Camp, teens will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities, including sports, visual arts, performing arts, and wilderness, and engage in new experiences together with friends.

    Community Camping Trip

    • Dates: July 02, 2022 to July 04, 2022
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 and type 2 diabetes
    • Location: Miramonte, CA 93641

    All DYF community members are invited to join in this fun community camping weekend at Bearskin Meadow Camp!

    Teen Backpacking Program

    • Dates: July 05, 2022 to July 15, 2022
    • Audience: Teen
    • Program Type: Adventure Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 diabetes
    • Location: Kings Canyon National Park, CA 93262

    At DYF we believe that type I diabetes shouldn’t hold us back from anything and our adventure programs are the perfect example of that philosophy. All our Adventure Programs are led by fantastic medical staff and program staff with lots of experience with T1D in the backcountry. Adventure Programs are designed to be a challenge and the feelings of accomplishment that come with the trek.

    Teen Camp 2

    • Dates: July 08, 2022 to July 15, 2022
    • Audience: Teen
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 and type 2 diabetes
    • Location: Miramonte, CA 93641

    At Teen Camp, teens will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities, including sports, visual arts, performing arts, and wilderness, and engage in new experiences together with friends.

    Buddy Camp

    • Dates: July 17, 2022 to July 21, 2022
    • Audience: Youth
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 diabetes
    • Location: Miramonte, CA 93641

    Buddy Camp is a unique program built for kids who want to share the diabetes camp experience with a non-type 1 buddy or sibling.

    Leaders in Training Session 1

    • Dates: July 23, 2022 to August 04, 2022
    • Audience: Teen
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 diabetes
    • Location: Miramonte, CA 93641

    Leaders in Training programs are perfect for teens with and without diabetes who are ready to take the next step in developing their leadership skills.

    Family Camp Flipped

    • Dates: July 23, 2022 to July 28, 2022
    • Audience: Families
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 diabetes
    • Location: Miramonte, CA 93641

    Family Camp Flipped is for families with a parent with T1D

    Teen Multi-Sport Adventure Program

    • Dates: July 26, 2022 to August 07, 2022
    • Audience: Teen
    • Program Type: Adventure Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 diabetes
    • Location: Kings Canyon National Park, CA 93262

    This NEW program delivers everything an adventure-seeker could imagine: rock climbing, backpacking, and a thrilling whitewater rafting experience. Participants will start at Bearskin Meadow Camp for a few days of prep before hitting the trail for 6 days for backpacking through Kings Canyon National Park. Next, we’ll learn the basics of rock climbing and practice in some gorgeous spots around the park. Finally, we’ll drive together to Lotus, CA where we will spend our final weekend together on a thrilling 2-day whitewater rafting trip in partnership with ETC. Parents will pick their teens up from Lotus on Sunday afternoon.

    Family Camp #1

    • Dates: July 30, 2022 to August 04, 2022
    • Audience: Teen
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 diabetes
    • Location: Miramonte, CA 93641

    Family Camps 1 and 2 are for families with children ages 0-17 with T1D, while Family Camp Flipped is for families with a parent with T1D.

    Family Camp #2

    • Dates: August 06, 2022 to August 11, 2022
    • Audience: Teen
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 diabetes
    • Location: Miramonte, CA 93641

    Bearskin Meadow Camp

    Adult Retreat (18+)

    • Dates: August 12, 2022 to August 14, 2022
    • Audience: Adult
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 diabetes
    • Location: Miramonte, CA 93641

    The Adult Retreat is for ages 18 and up, this weekend program will re-invigorate you, connect you with other T1D adults, and allow you to brush up your diabetes management skills.

    Community Whitewater Rafting Trip

    • Dates: September 02, 2022 to September 04, 2022
    • Audience: Families
    • Program Type: Adventure Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 diabetes
    • Location: Lotus, CA 95651 USA

    All DYF community members are invited to join in this fun whitewater rafting weekend!

    Fall Family Retreat

    • Dates: October 21, 2022 to October 23, 2022
    • Audience: Families
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 diabetes
    • Location: La Honda, CA