International Youth Camp

International Youth camp for children and youth with organ transplant and their families is arranged on 13.–16.7.2016 in Vantaa, Finland.

Who can apply?

The camp is for families with at least one child with organ transplant, pre-patients or other kidney, liver, heart or lung diseases. At least one of the participating family members must be an adult. If you get chosen to the camp, we kindly ask you to fill a medical form concerning the family member with organ transplant. The form will be sent to participants after the registration deadline.

The International Youth camp is aimed for children who have little previous experience in physical activities and have not previously participated in sport events. 

Co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme

The camp is co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union. The program, hotel accommodation and meals are all free of charge for the participating children and their family members. All participants must cover the cost of their travel to and from Vantaa, Finland.

Medical Insurance

All participants are adviced to have their own medical and travel insurance.

Program

The program consists of various sport activities and of a social trip to Linnanmäki amusement park in Helsinki.

Find the detailed program HERE.

Part of the European Transplant Sport Week

The camp is part of the European Transplant Sport Week arranged at the same time with the European Transplant Sport Championships in Vantaa. All participants will also get the chance to feel the spirit of an international transplant sport event.

Registration 

Registration deadline is 29.4. You can register HERE.


Further information

Tomi Lounio
Project manager
email: tomi.lounio(at)vammaisurheilu.fi
tel: +358 50 303 4712