Camp Lakota - Session II
About the Camp
Camp Lakota, a program of the American Diabetes Association-Wisconsin office, is held at the Wisconsin Lions Camp which is located in Rosholt, WI (17 miles northeast of Stevens Point, WI) and is offered to Wisconsin residents only. This includes a sparkling lake for boating, fishing and all water activities. There is hiking, climbing walls, archery, sailing, paddle boating and many other activities. A typical day includes swimming, education, boating, arts & crafts, having fun and making new friends.
Cabins are side by side with a lounge area connecting the 2 cabins which are air conditioned, fully accessible and have modern bathrooms. Camp facilities accommodate 150 campers per week. Cabins accommodate 7-8 campers and a counselor.
At camp we have nurses, doctors, and dietitians who are assigned to each cabin of 7-8 children. American Diabetes Association's medical staff provide campers the information and skills they need to live successfully with diabetes in any situation.
We achieve your child's main goal in attending camp - having fun and meeting other kids with diabetes. Campers participate in traditional camp activities, gain independence, grow in self-confidence, discover new skills, learn respect for each other and the great outdoors.
$135 per Camper (Wisconsin Residents Only)Apply for Camp
More Information About the Camp
All American Diabetes Association campers and staff at 2016 Diabetes Camps are required to be up to date on immunizations. More information can be found in the Camp application and supplemental forms. For questions, contact your local American Diabetes Association office.
The current schedule (2016 update coming soon) can be found at www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/easy-to-read/. Please note that the HPV vaccine is not required for Camp.
Thanks to Our Sponsors
A special "Thank You" to the Wisconsin Lions Foundation for their continued support of Camp Lakota. Thank you to Delta Dental for financially supporting Camp Lakota. We also thank BD Diabetes, Lifescan, Lilly, Novo Nordisk and sanofi for their medical supply donations. Support from companies like those listed enable 300 children with diabetes to attend camp for a nominal fee. The Wisconsin Lions Camp is accredited by the American Camp Association.