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    The Barton Center for Diabetes Education - 1

    Offices Located at PO Box 356, 30 Ennis Road, North Oxford, MA 01537-0356

    508-987-2056

    The Barton Center for Diabetes Education, Inc. is dedicated to children who live with type 1 diabetes and the people who care for them. Barton programs offer fun, recreation, diabetes education, and support. Programs include the Clara Barton resident camp for girls in North Oxford, MA; Camp Joslin resident camp for boys in Charlton, MA; coed Day Camps in Connecticut, Massachusetts and New York; coed Adventure Programs; Family Programs; Vermont Overnight Camp; and year-round programs. Financial aid is available on a first-come, first-served, sliding-scale basis. NOTE: IT IS WITH GREAT SADNESS THAT WE ANNOUNCE BARTON CAMP PROGRAMS WILL NOT OPERATE DURING THE 2020 SUMMER CAMP SEASON DUE TO COVID-19. PLEASE SEE OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.BARTONCENTER.ORG FOR MORE INFORMATION.

    Upcoming The Barton Center for Diabetes Education - 1 Programs

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    February WACkY S.T.E.A.M. Weekend

    • Dates: February 14, 2020 to February 16, 2020
    • Audience: Youth & Teen
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Location: 30 Ennis Road, P.O. Box 356, North Oxford, MA 01537 US

    Who's ready for a weekend full of fun, education, and more importantly hanging out with others living with type 1 diabetes? With the addition of a science, technology, engineering, arts and math theme, we will be doing many new activities as well as your camp favorites! We also typically have a lot of fun outside building snowmen and sledding at this program. You may bring one friend or sibling without diabetes to this fun weekend.

    March WACkY Weekend

    • Dates: March 06, 2020 to March 08, 2020
    • Audience: Youth & Teen
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Location: 30 Ennis Road, P.O. Box 356, North Oxford, MA 01537 US

    It's the camp version of March Madness! Bring a friend or sibling without diabetes and experience camp during the school year. Enjoy your time with all our regular camp games and maybe learn some new games that will be tested prior to the start of summer camp. Don't miss this fun weekend!

    Springtime Family/Caregiver Camp

    • Dates: April 24, 2020 to April 26, 2020
    • Audience: Families of Youth & Teen
    • Program Type: Overnight Camp
    • Location: 30 Ennis Road, P.O. Box 356, North Oxford, MA 01537 US

    CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19 Coed, All Ages Here at Barton, camp is a family affair! Join us for a weekend of family-oriented games, learning activities, and even a little education. Bring the grandparents, aunts, uncles and babysitters too - there will be education geared towards the beginner but also sessions for those more experienced in diabetes management. Now Dad can put his art project on the fridge, and Mom can shred competition during ultimate Frisbee. All of this while getting the chance to meet other parents and family members of children with T1D.

    Barton Open House

    • Dates: April 26, 2020 to April 26, 2020
    • Audience: Families of Youth & Teen
    • Program Type: Event - Part or Full Day
    • Location: 30 Ennis Road, P.O. Box 356, North Oxford, MA 01537 US

    CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19 Are you thinking about sending your child to summer camp, but you want to get a sense of what camp is like before you decide? This is your opportunity to come to camp to see what Barton summer camp programs are all about: get to see where your child will be sleeping, eating, and playing while at camp! Come see Clara Barton Camp, Camp Joslin, or Barton Worcester Day Camp! Visit anytime between 2PM and 4 PM to meet staff, sample camp life, and tour the property. Snacks and laughs are on the menu! PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.