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Jan
19
2016
Posted in News.    

AAFA Chris

 

 

PENINSULA PUFFERS 2016

 

 

 

PENINSULA PUFFERS

ASTHMA CAMP

"in the woods with wheezers"

 

WHO: Boys and Girls ages 8 to 14 with asthma. Asthmatic children with food allergies are also welcome. Preference will be given to children who take daily medication for asthma.

Space is limited to 30 children

 

WHEN: Sunday June 12 to Friday June 17, 2016. Deadline to apply: May 15.

 

WHERE: Camp Fire USA Camp K in beautiful Cooper Landing.

Bus transportation provided from Central Peninsula Hospital and Camp Fire USA Anchorage

 

The Camp Medical Director is Board Certified Pediatrician Jodi Butto.  The volunteer medical team of physicians, nurses and respiratory therapists are available 24 hours a day to attend to routine and emergency medical health needs.

 

ACTIVITIES: 

Swimming

Boating

Arts & Crafts

Archery

Nature Awareness

Games

Campers will also participate in a float trip with the Alaska Rivers Company 

 

Asthma Education: Each day, campers will participate in asthma education led by the volunteer medical team. The curriculum will include components from the AAFA Power Breathing Program and the AAFA ACT Program.

 

Topics will include:

 

  • Asthma Pathophysiology
  •  Asthma Tools
  •  Asthma Myths and Facts
  •  Medication Awareness
  •  Social Issues of Being a Kid with Asthma

 

COST:

$195.00 per child.

Scholarships are available

 

TO APPLY:

Apply online at:

http://www.aafaalaska.com/camp/index.php

Applications may also be printed and faxed to (907)349-0637.

For Additional Information:

 Contact AAFA Alaska.

(907)349-0637

aafaalaska@gci.net

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

THANKS TO OUR

2016 SPONSORS


CPHF

 

 


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APG

AAIC

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