Diabetes Education & Camping Association
12557 New Brittany Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33907
You can find a role in helping DECA and our member organizations give children living with diabetes the very best in diabetes education, support and care.
As a DECA member, you can
Our member camps and DECA are always challenged with fundraising and donations to support critical missions, and meet the needs of all children living with diabetes. No camp wishes to turn away a child or family because of money. You can make a difference in the life of a child with your gift!
Valued corporate supporters invest in our training programs, education resources, networking opportunities and operating support of diabetes camps. These initiatives help diabetes camps as they provide encouragement, education and motivation to children living with diabetes and their families. We are sincerely thankful for their support!
“I just received your letter thanking me for volunteering for camp. But, honestly, I should be thanking you. I learned so much and had a BLAST.”
Each diabetes camp and program has different needs for volunteer staff. All equip their volunteers with the training and supplies they need to succeed, and require background checks, interviews and references. Please look for a camp that interests you in our “Find A Camp” directory and learn about its specific needs and application process.
As a general guideline, here are the typical volunteer roles at camps and programs:
In between program sessions, our member organizations can also use help from
Please check out the websites of organizations of interest to you, via our Find A Camp directory.