Diabetes Camps - Tennessee
Terry Moore, RN, CDE
80 Humphreys Center Drive, Suite 102
Camp DAY2DAY is a free day camp for children and teens with or at risk of type 2 diabetes. It is sponsored by Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee.
Camp Sugarbugs is located in Mt. Juliet, TN at the Easter Seals Conference Center (appx. 35 miles east of Nashville). The Easter Seals Conference Center and grounds are very versatile.
Camp Sugar Falls
Devin Anna Bradford
4205 Hillsboro Road, Suite 200
Nashville, TN 37215-3339
(615) 298-3066 ext 3331
(615) 292-5357 (fax)
Camp Sugar Falls welcomes children with diabetes and their siblings, ages 6-12. Activities include education sessions, athletics and exercise, swimming and pool games, and arts and crafts.
The Tennessee Camp for Diabetic Children (TCDC)
The Tennessee Camp for Diabetic Children (TCDC) is located on Lake Chickamauga in Soddy, Tennessee, just north of Chattanooga. The camp is committed to teaching children with diabetes how to live a normal and active lifestyle.
Reviewed by dLife Staff 03/13.
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