Our amazing camper Ayla was on the Juicebox Podcast! You may recognize Ayla as our camper speaker from our 2017 gala. Like so many of our campers, Ayla never ceases to amaze us. Thanks for the DYF shout out, Ayla! You can Listen to the episode here.
Bearskin Meadow Camp featured in Family Traveller Magazine!
We love hearing from our families, especially with fun tidbits like this! One of our Family Camp participants from London was featured in January’s issue of Family Traveller, a travel magazine in the UK. Mom Sally says: “BRAVO to Family Traveller for running a huge spread on accessible travel and including us/T1D!” Read the full article here.
Technology Guidelines at DYF Programs
We live in an exciting time for advancements in diabetes technology. At DYF Programs, we recognize and encourage diabetes devices, and we do our best to accommodate various systems within the camp environment. To know what to expect in terms of our policies at DYF programs involving cell phones, insulin pumps, and continuous glucose monitors, … Continue reading Technology Guidelines at DYF Programs
2019 Camp Dates Released!
Registration Opens January 3, 2019!
Tech in the Trees Gala
We would like to thank everyone who joined us on October 20th and made the Tech in the Trees 2018 Gala a success. We are thrilled to announce that this year’s event raised over $350,000 and counting to enable children and their families to experience the life-saving and life-changing place that is camp! Thank you all … Continue reading Tech in the Trees Gala
Bearskin Meadow Camp Eases Celiac Concerns with Gluten Free Kitchen
The list of concerns for parents of children with type 1 diabetes is never ending. Add on worries over secondary autoimmune diseases, and the stress can be overwhelming. Thankfully, DYF and Bearskin Meadow Camp have found a way to ease concerns of parents, campers and staff affected by celiac disease. Celiac disease is … Continue reading Bearskin Meadow Camp Eases Celiac Concerns with Gluten Free Kitchen
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Online Camp Store Open Now!
DYF is so excite to announce that our online camp store is now open! Get all you favorite camp gear BEFORE you head to camp! DYF Camp Store
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Camp is Community
Transforming a “Curse” into a Community Why me? Will I die? Can I still eat Thin Mint Cookies? When am I going to get better? How will this change my life? Following diagnosis, you may still have a lot of questions when you are thrown back into your life. Everything feels upside down and suddenly, … Continue reading Camp is Community