What do campers and families say about Camp Erin?

"Camp Erin helped me learn that other kids have gone through the same thing as me. I also learned that grief never completely goes away. But Camp Erin helped." - 9-year-old camper

"Camp Erin helped me laugh and have fun and be the kid I was before when I had my dad." - 10-year-old camper

"Camp Erin is a wonderful experience for grieving children. It allows them to connect with other kids and share their feelings of grief in a very loving and supportive setting that's also fun for them." - Caregiver

"I learned that I am not alone, and that was the best feeling of all." - 17-year-old camper

"Camp Erin helped me realize that it's okay to talk to people about my loss. And it's okay to grieve." - 15-year-old camper

"Camp Erin was an amazing experience for my son to be surrounded by kids who all understood the loss of a loved one." - Caregiver

"Camp Erin helped me to see that I'm not the only one grieving. People can get a chance to meet and hear people share who their loved one is that died. I finally get to open up about my story, it's time for me now to open up about life. This wouldn't happen if I didn't come to Camp Erin." - 13-year-old camper

"Camp Erin helped me by letting me let out tears I had been holding back. It made me feel like I wasn't the only one who lost someone special to them." - 12-year-old camper

"Thank you greatly for sharing your time, presence and heart with my daughter. She felt safe and welcomed to express herself and share her story about her sister. That is special for her. She rarely speaks about her sister because is it sad. Yet, she found a welcome space because you opened it." - Caregiver