PRLog - Jan. 9, 2013 - RENO, Nev. -- Thanks to the generous support of the Terry Lee Wells Foundation the Nevada Diabetes Association will hold our Winter Wonderland Family Camp again this year from February 15-17, 2013 at Grizzly Creek Ranch, Portola, CA- This camp is for all ages.
TLW Camp 2012
Family camp is great for newly diagnosed families as well as families that want to be kept up to date on the latest in diabetes management..
Doctors, Certified Diabetes Educators, Dietitians plus our excellent staff are all on hand answer questions and see that your family has a wonderful experience.
Some of topics we have covered in the past include
Sick day management and Eating disorders
Guilt in a diabetic family
At Home basal testing
Why your diabetic child lies with Bonnie Martin RN
Stanford Trial Net Study and New Diabetes Research
Why carbohydrate counting is good for the whole family and what parents responsibilities are to whole family during meal times
Along with these topics, the families also had a chance to partake in family challenge course games, arts and crafts, archery, parachute challenge, family movie night, camp songs and how to prepare fun, healthy snacks. This program really helps ease the anxieties of the newly diagnosed by allowing them to see that they are not alone by talking to other families and an opportunity for them to get their medical and social questions answered in a casual setting. Family Camp is a wonderful opportunity for families to gains ease and friendships With families dealing with similar situations. You won't want to miss out on the programs and activities we have planned for this year.
Join us for a fun Winter Wonderland experience and get the information you are looking for. Play, learn and share at this beautiful state of the art camp facility.
Cost is $120/ person for the whole weekend- everything included
Children under 5 is free, Fiancial assistance is available
Register on line today at https://www.diabetesnv.org/