Programs - Kid’s Corner: ages 6-12

  • Camp Grin Again

    Camp Grin Again is a week long half-day camp for children who are grieving the loss of a loved one.  Campers receive support through age appropriate groups and participate in fun activities. Camp Grin Again is offered to children grieving ANY type of death – not just families who have used hospice services.  The death…

    Ages:
    Youth

    Services:
    Enjoy games, sports, arts & crafts, music and more during the camp.

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  • Camp New Horizons

    Camp New Horizons is a lifeline for children with diabetes to develop the critical skills needed to thrive while managing this disease. Attending summer camp helps children develop social skills, self-respect and life-long friendships. We give kids the opportunity to meet other kids just like them while fostering independence, building self-confidence and gaining an awareness…

    Ages:
    Youth

    Price:
    Need additional help paying for camp? Financial assistance is available. Read our Financial Aid Policy click on "view" to downlaod.

    Please complete the online camper application along with requested financial information. We use the 2018 Federal Poverty Guidelines to determine if you qualify for partial or full campership. We require you submit proof of income prior to processing financial assistance.

    For more information, please contact Sherry Hill at SHill@diabetes.org or 972-392-1181 ext. 6097.

    Services:
    • Development of skills needed to manage blood glucose
    • Reduction in feelings of isolation
    • Hope to children and their families
    • Respite for parents

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  • Campfire USA

    Camp Fire brings boys, girls, and families together through one organization, where they learn to play together, work together, and appreciate their similarities and differences in positive ways. The organization’s mission is “Camp Fire builds caring, confident youth and future leaders.” Camp Fire youth created a promise to go with the mission statement, “Young people…

    Ages:
    Youth

    Services:
    Provides a variety of youth services including games, sports, crafts, science and nature hunts, swimming, fishing, cookouts, skating and field trips for K-high school .
    Day Camps, Teens in Action, Camp Fire Club and After School programs

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  • Cardiac Rehabilitation at United Regional

    Cardiac Rehabilitation offers patients a chance to be the best that they can be. By providing them the opportunity to develop and maintain a healthy and productive lifestyle through a medically supervised, individualized program of physical conditioning, education and risk factor modification.

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  • Career Closet at Midwestern State University

    Appointment Only The Career Closet assists currently enrolled students and alumni who need professional attire for interviews or networking events.  The Closet contains men’s and women’s professional dress items in a range of sizes including: belts, ties, dress shirts, suits, pants, skirts, dresses, blazers, and shoes. Items to Bring Either a valid MSU Student ID…

    Ages:
    Adult

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  • Castaway Cove Waterpark

    Wichita Falls own waterpark hosts attractions including: Buccaneer Bay: A tropical themed paradise for kids and adults with slides and tunnels and interactive water features. Hideaway Harbor: A lagoon pool with activities like Water Volleyball, Water Basketball, etc. Nellie’s Rolling River: A leisurely lazy river that connects to Shipwrech Beach and Hideaway Harbor. Parrot’s Perch:…

    Ages:
    Youth & Adult

    Price:
    The park is open seasonally with General Admission tickets available for $24 online. Discounts are given for Juniors (under 42") and Seniors (Age 55+).

    Season passes and Cabana Rentals also available.

    The park also hosts Birthday Parties and Groups. Contact by phone for more information.

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  • Catholic Charities Fort Worth

    Catholic Charities is willing to meet with anyone to see if they qualify for rent/utilities assistance. Call 940-716-9669 to set up an appointment today. Hours of Operation:  Mon-Fri: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

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  • Catholic Charities Ft Worth/Northwest Campus

    Catholic Charities provides prescription assistance upon approval. Call to set up an appointment. Items needed: Photo Id Source of income/paystub Prescription needed Minimum of $25

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  • Center of Gravity Rock Gym

    Wichita Falls’ premier rock-climbing gym. They offer a welcoming environment for all climbers, beginners and veterans alike!  They have an impressive 100 ft wall in the main silo, as well as thirteen ropes in their 40 ft canyons and bouldering options on every wall.  Parties of 10 or more please call in advance.  Waivers are required…

    Price:
    Day Passes are available and range from $10.00-$20.00

    Day Pass without gear rental (weekends) = $15.00
    Day Pass with gear rental (weekends) = $20.00
    Day Pass without gear rental (weekdays) = $10.00
    Day Pass with gear rental (weekdays) = $15.00

    Services:
    Classes for Technique and Lead Climbing are available. Contact to schedule in advance.

    Equipment:
    Shoe Rental: $3.00
    Harness Rental : $2.00 (youth sizes available)
    Chalk Rental: $1.00

    5-Punch Gear Rental: $20.00

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  • Child and Family Program

    The Child and Family Program serves children and families who are facing a crisis such as death, divorce, illness, violence, homelessness, alcohol/drug abuse and other situations of family stress. Child and Family specialists address these issues while working to keep families together. They serve: Families in need of emotional support Single parents feeling overwhelmed Grandparents…

    Services:
    Provided at no cost:
    *Visit families in their homes to assess needs
    *Identify strengths and determine areas of growth
    *Develop goals with the family to promote stability
    *Help families locate and access community services
    *Teach parenting and life skills
    *Offer family and individual counseling when available
    *Teach families the importance of daily routines, managing behaviors and healthy relationships
    *Assist with out-of-home placement if needed

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