Life Skills

Life Skills Camp provides workshops on various topics related to living independently as an adult. Tailored for youth and young adults aged 14-21, it provides an opportunity to have a camp encounter while gaining applicable real-world skills. Our program aims to provide a camp experience that creates a sense of normalcy for youth who may have experienced adversity and challenges while providing practical skills for everyday life.

Life Skills Camp covers the following topic areas:

  • Academic Skills & Education Options
  • Career & Employment Preparation
  • Budgeting & Financial Management
  • Maintaining a Home
  • Health Education & Risk Prevention
  • Finding Support & Healthy Relationships
  • Communication & Problem-solving
  • Healthy Cooking & Active Lifestyles
  • Goal-Setting & Team-Building

Life Skills Camp is for:

  • Youth in foster care or adoptive homes
  • Youth too old to qualify for traditional camp programming
  • Youth who would benefit from assistance in developing life skills
  • Youth preparing to live independently soon or have already moved out on their own in the community

Life Skills Camp Cost:

– Summer Camp (week-long session) $200 per camper

– Weekend Camp (weekends throughout the year) $75 per camper

*Financial Aid is available.  Please contact us if you would like to attend but may not be able to pay.


2021 Registration Forms

Sample Schedule

If you have an individual or a group that would like to attend Life Skills Camp or have any questions, please contact Rachel Gratz at