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Camp Jamie Email
Hospice of Frederick County

516 Trail Avenue
Suite C
Frederick, MD 21702-4942

PO Box 1799
Frederick, MD 21702-0799

240-566-3030 - voice

Contact 1Denise Watterson
Bereavement Coordinator
dwatterson@fmh.org
Contact 2Linda Beckman
Bereavement Coordinator
lbeckman@fmh.org
PurposeTo provide grieving children with a weekend support camp filled with leisure, laughter, and love.
ServiceEach child is paired with an adult volunteer, or Big Buddy, who acts as a friend and confidant. The children are taught coping skills and allowed to express their true feelings. Camp activities include arts and crafts, games, Camp Jamie Olympics and camp fire. The camp is offered each year, usually in the spring. Camp Jamie is always held the weekend after Mother's Day.
EligibilityChildren in Frederick County will be served first; youngsters from other counties will be considered if there are openings.
FeesNo fees are charged.
Ages ServedServes children ages 6 years to 14 years.
SubjectsBereavement, Camps And Camping, Support Groups
Last Updated26 May 2020