Camp Comfort, Evergreen, Colorado
Support, Fun and Healing
Our summer camp is held near Georgetown, Colorado and offered twice a year by Mount Evans Home Health Care & Hospice for grieving children ages 6 to 12.
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Volunteer

Change a Child's Life

Camp Comfort volunteers are extraordinary people who make a big difference in the lives of grieving children.  Our camps could not happen without a large community of volunteers and we are always looking for more. Camp Comfort volunteers must:

  • Be age 21 or older
  • Attend a mandatory training session
  • Undergo a background check  (Mount Evans will cover the cost of new volunteers, returning volunteers are asked to cover the $25 fee)
  • Provide references

All volunteers must complete
an in-person training:

May 19, 2020
6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Kendrick Cottage
5414 Kendrick Court
Golden, CO 80403

See all the ways you can volunteer at Camp Comfort!

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Day Group Buddy

Approximate Need: 8 per camp

  • Time commitment: Saturday at
    8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Supports small group of campers and their buddies in being a “3rd”person.
  • Attends all workshops, free time, morning camp activities, breakfast and lunch.
  • See application link below.
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Day Buddy

Approximate Need: 8-12 per camp

  • Time commitment: As requested by staff Saturday, and Sunday.
  • Helps support camp activities as needed: such as art, talent show, bonfire, zipline, free choice pavilion activities & camp transitions/set up.
  • See application link below.

Family Friday Night Check-In

Approximate Need: 4-6 per camp

  • Time Commitment: Friday at
    4 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.
  • Greets campers and their families, checks guardian emergency information, and identification.
  • Connects camper with weekend buddy.
  • See application link below.
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Friday Check-In for Volunteers

Approximate Need: 2 per camp

  • Time commitment: Friday at
    2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Greets and welcomes weekend buddies and helps them to find appropriate bunk lodge.
  • Hand out name tags, T-shirts and weekend map.
  • Connects camper with weekend buddy.
  • See application link below.
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Nurse

Approximate Need: 1-2 per camp

  • Time commitment: Friday at 3:00 p.m. through Sunday at 12:00 p.m. Spends overnight at camp.
  • Required to be licensed in the state of Colorado.
  • Responsible for dispensing medication, securing camper medications, providing first aid to campers, volunteers and staff.
  • See application link below.
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Nurse Assistant

Approximate Need: 1 per camp

  • Time commitment: Friday at
    3:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
  • Assist nurse in welcoming families to camp and double checking required paperwork.
  • Nurse assistant does not need to be a nurse.
  • See application link below.

VOLUNTEER APPLICATION

Due to the way the application is set up, it must be completed in one sitting.
Thank you!
Summer 2020

Find Out More About Camp Comfort

Interested in finding out more about Camp Comfort? Please give us a call at 303-674-6400 or email Sallie Wandling, program director.

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