Going away to camp is an experience that many children look forward to each year. It’s a place for them to learn, grow, have fun, experience new adventures and make new friends.
For other children, camp is not even a possibility. These children are living with serious illnesses, and their severe medical conditions do not allow for traditional camping opportunities.
Fortunately, for the more than 311,000 children in Arizona who require frequent special medical attention, there is another option: Camp Soaring Eagle, a going away experience created specifically for these children to enjoy a safe camping environment while also receiving their individual medical care.
Located in Northern Arizona on a 26-acre facility, Camp Soaring Eagle provides multiple year-round programs to children ages 6-15 with serious and chronic illnesses. Qualifying illnesses include Type 1 diabetes, respiratory diseases, cancer, collagen vascular disease, inflammatory bowel disease, metabolic syndrome,...