Increasing confidence and building resilience.
We organise therapeutic residential camps for 11- 18 year olds all over the country. We have some places available on the TalkAdoption Therapeutic Residential Camps that we are holding in February 2018:
North East Camp: 12th-14th February 2018, Ages: 11-13
Peak District Camp: 19th – 21st February 2018, Ages: 16-18
North Peak District Camp: 21st – 23rd February 2018, Ages: 14-15
The camps are residential for two nights and have a balance of structured outdoor activities alongside quieter more therapeutic and reflective activities. They have received fantastic feedback from adopted young people and their parents alike. The camps are for the young people alone and are fully staffed with trained and knowledgeable workers on a minimum ratio of one staff member to two children. Some of our parents have even taken the opportunity to enjoy a short break nearby while the children are at camp – with the assurance that the children are safe and secure nearby.
Our camps can help your child in many ways:
What do you need to do:
To reserve a space on the camp we would need to receive the following:
We are able to support you and your local authority with this process but need the contact of your social worker and local authority. Please note even once funding has been confirmed, places are not guaranteed until an assessment has been done and the camp is determined suitable for all young people referred.
Please note that we require referrals from your local authority to provisionally book your young person(s) on the residential camp and would require your expression of interest via email to email@example.com by 1pm on Thursday 30th November.
Frequently Asked Questions:
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What if my local authority cannot get the funding by the deadline?
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