"I just hope that every kid who has cancer would be able to have a camp like this because it will change their life for the better."
Elise, 17 years old
What is Camp Little Red Door?
Camp Little Red Door is Indiana's oldest camp for children with cancer. Camp is offered one week each summer and is for any child 8-18 years old with cancer or in remission living in Indiana. Campers participate in swimming, canoeing, fishing, archery, campfires, arts & crafts, horseback riding, a physical challenge course featuring rope ladders & bridges and much more!
How to apply:
Camp Little Red Door will be held from Sunday, June 21, 2015 through Friday, June 26, 2015. The Robert T. Grand Leadership Academy will be held Saturday, June 20, 2015 through Sunday, June 21, 2015. Applications will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis until all spots are filled. Please print the application and complete in its entirety prior to submitting. A complete application must be submitted for each camper. The leadership academy application is available here.
Learn more about the benefits of Camp LRD to the children who attend in a study published in Therapeutic Recreation Journal.