Camp Midicha - Resident Session One
About the Camp
The home of the Association's Camp Midicha is the YMCA's Camp Copneconic. YMCA's Camp Copneconic is accredited by the American Camp Association. Camp Copneconic partners with Camp Midicha to provide campsite, dining, accommodations, program and counselor staff. Camp Copneconic is located in Fenton, just south of Flint, Michigan. All our staff, from the directors and administrators to the counselors, specialists and support staff, work hard to make sure your child has fun in a safe environment. Our staff has training in diabetes management, emergency procedures and cabin supervision. Every counselor goes through extensive training by the YMCA, addressing team building, homesickness and behavior management.
Camp Fee: $650
Non-refundable Deposit: $100
Total Camp Fee (including non-refundable deposit): $750
Early Bird Incentive — Register by March 31, 2016 and the total Camp cost will be $700, instead of $750.
If all forms and payments are received by April 30, 2016, your camper will receive a free copy of the closing ceremony slideshow.Apply for Camp
CIT Ages: 17 (or going into twelfth grade)
CIT Dates: June 19 to July 1, 2016
CIT Fee: $850
Non-Refundable Deposit: $100
Total CIT Fee (including non-refundable deposit): $950
Early Bird Incentive — Register by March 31, 2016 and the total CIT cost will be $900, instead of $950.
Camp Midicha campers become part of the "Midicha Family" when they reach their teenage years and start looking to the future and how to become counselors. This program is a great first step. The CIT Program is designed to continue making camp fun, while also creating oppotunities to develop leadership skills. CIT's learn the importance of a strong work ethic and those ever-important people skills. The program begins with great team building activities and an action-packed weekend between sessions. Application and interview required for admission. Must have completed the 11th grade. Two (2) nights in tents.
More Information About the Camp
Midicha Adventurers - Ages 8 to 9
Adventurers Camp is perfect for the younger camper just getting their feet wet in the overnight experience! Cabin groups enjoy traditional camp activities such as fishing, archery, arts & crafts, swimming and more! Adventurers look for artifacts in the ""Dig-It Pit"" and search for underwater treasures while snorkeling. Campers feel safe and cared for as they learn new skills and make friends to last a lifetime!
Midicha Trailblazers - Ages 10 to 12
Campers can't wait to be a Trailblazers! Kids spend mornings at a cabin experiencing adventures such as the Creek Freak zip line, canoeing, arts & crafts and more! Camper's Choice provides the freedom for kids to blaze their own trail each afternoon. Campers will be able to choose from Climbing Tower, Aqua Jump, Kayaking and many more. Trailblazers will gain friendships and memories as they continue their jouney of growth and independence.
Teen Midicha - Ages 13 to 16
Teens days are filled with extreme activities! Campers will have a blast zooming down the zip line, tubing on Lake Copneconic, competing in a game of ultimate frisbee or using their creativity in arts and crafts. Teens will also have the choice to try their hand at fishing, canoeing, bouncing on the blob and more!
Financial assistance is available for campers, and your paperwork is included in your supplemental forms email after you register. The Financial Aid Application Deadline is May 1, 2016 or while funds last. Financial aid is on a first come first serve basis, and does not include the $100 non-refundable deposit.
For questions regarding Financial Aid please contact Krista Lang at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 248-433-3830 ext. 6706.
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
Thank you to our in-kind sponsors: