Camp

    Lions District 24D of Virginia

    Offices Located at 3803 E Pamunkey River Reach, Portsmouth, VA 23703

    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 24D of Virginia Programs

    Lions Diabetes Family Camp

    • Dates: April 27, 2018 to April 29, 2018
    • Audience: Youth & Teen
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp

    The Lions Diabetes Family Camp is open to children between  the ages of 6-18 years of age with Type I Diabetes. Each child is accompanied by a parent, guardian or care giver. This is an educational camp filled with fun and excitement. The camp offers horseback riding, canoeing, archery, rock climbing, high ropes challenge and fishing as well as educational sessions for the child and parent. Limited scholarships are available for those families in need of financial assistance.