Family Programs (All Ages)


DYF understands that T1D can affect every member of the family. Our family camp programs tailor to all those affected by combining education, fun, and support in a camp environment.

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2019 Camp Dates

Bearskin Meadow Family Camps

We know that diabetes affects the whole family unit and we are here to help! Family Camp is perfect for families who want to learn and grow together in their diabetes journey. Kids are supervised in typical camp activities while parents get the opportunity to receive top-notch diabetes education and support from other families going through similar challenges. Whether you are 2 months old or 95, Family Camp is the place for you! Make Family Camp your annual family get-a-way for a fun, adventurous, inspirational re-charge in a gorgeous outdoor environment.

Bearskin Meadow Camp Sample Schedules:

Family Camp 1 2018 Weekly Schedule

Family Camp 1 2018 Daily Schedule

Family Camp 1 2018 Parent Education Schedule

Family Camp 2 2018 Weekly Schedule

Family Camp 2 2018 Daily Schedule

Family Camp 2 2018 Parent Education Schedule

Family Weekend Retreats

Weekend Retreat Sample Schedules:

Spring Family Retreat Schedule 2018

Spooktacular Retreat Schedule

The entire family will love DYF’s Family Weekend Retreats!  A keynote speaker highlights the education component of this retreat which is led by experienced diabetes health professionals.  These retreats are held close to the  Bay Area at facilities that include indoor cabins with bunk beds or lodge style sleeping arrangements.   Families enjoy numerous organized social and recreational activities, including nature, sports, games, arts & crafts, a ropes course, basketball, campfires, and more.

Campamento Familiar en Español

Campamento Familiar Sample Schedules:

Campamento Familiar Program Schedule 2018

2018 Education Schedule Campamento Familiar

DYF and UCSF present a monolingual family retreat in Spanish! This weekend program will provide all of the fun and educational components of our Family Weekend Retreats with fluent Spanish speakers. (Note: Registration for this program is not done through CampInTouch. Please contact Bessy Merino at bessymerino@ymail.com or 415-794-3720 for more details or help with registration.)

UCSF Campamento HighRes from UCSF on Vimeo.