Camp Kerry was established in 2007 in British Columbia as Canada’s first family bereavement retreat program. For those grieving the death of a loved one it’s a place to find connection, healing & hope. Click below for more information on the retreats occurring in British Columbia.
Camp Kerry Ontario was established in 2014. This family bereavement retreat program is currently offered once a year and hosts families from all regions of Ontario and beyond. For further information on the retreats occurring in Ontario please click on the button below.
Camp Kerry Atlantic was established in 2015 and is hosted in New Brunswick each year. This family bereavement retreat program serves people from all of the Atlantic provinces in Canada. Click below for more information on these retreats and other programs available in this area.
Exploring some of the benefits of music and mindfulness-based self-care practices. Participation is encouraged for those coping with grief & loss and for those working/volunteering in the helping professions.
Well the rumors are true, the 4th Annual James Bidgood Memorial Hockey Day is now a puck and ball tournament. This means 2 games of Hockey and 2 games of Baseball. The best part is proceeds will go to benefit both Camp Kerry Ontario and Hospice Norwood!
Spring is a time for transformation and renewal. The beauty of nature is emerging all around us, but in our busy lives we don’t always take time to stop and smell the flowers. Give yourself the gift of self-care. This workshop will provide participants with a safe...
Come and dance the night away at our 2nd Annual Camp Kerry Atlantic fundraiser! There will be door prizes, 50/50, snacks, a cash bar, DJ's from Hunter Sounds, live music and lots of dancing! We ‘ll be having fun and raising funds to support the only family bereavement...
Since 2014, the Camp Kerry Society has been delivering the only family bereavement retreat program in Ontario. As a result, dozens of children, youth and adults have received help. If you or someone you know resides in Ontario or nearby regions and is struggling as a...
In Canada there is no government funding designated for bereavement care, yet it is well documented that unresolved grief can lead to an array of health concerns including; anxiety, depression, addiction, and more.
For every loss, it is estimated that at least five people will be significantly impacted, yet very few have access to adequate long-term supports.
Every donation that you give to the Camp Kerry Society helps us to provide support to children, youth, individualsand families impacted by loss and to thoseliving with a serious illness. As a result of people like you, lives are being transformed across Canada.
By becoming a sustaining partner through Giving Monthly donations you can help us provide hope and support life after loss.