Camp – Diabetes Education & Camping Association


    Lions District 24-I of Virginia

    Office at 3009 Heritage Landing Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185-8113


    Lions are willing to do whatever it takes to make our communities better places to live. That's why Lions support recreational camps to meet the special needs of persons with diabetes. Recreational camps help adults and children with diabetes: Lead healthy, happy and productive lives. Learn about good diabetes management Lions arrange these camps with input from experts – physicians, nurses, departments and ministries of health or local associations for persons with special needs. Lions also volunteer their time or provide funding for camps organized by other groups.

    Upcoming Lions District 24-I of Virginia Programs

    Lions Diabetes Family Camp

    • Dates: April 21, 2023 to April 23, 2023
    • Audience: Youth & Teen
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Diabetes Type: type 1 diabetes
    • Location: Triple R Ranch, Chesapeake, VA US

    Join us for an action-packed weekend at the Triple R Ranch in Chesapeake, Virginia. This unique retreat is for individuals with diabetes, between the ages of 6 to 18, and their families (including parents, siblings and/ or grandparents). Because this is a family weekend, one adult from each family must attend with the child. The goals of the weekend are to learn more about diabetes self-care management and to share experiences with other families.