International Youth camp for children with organ transplant in Vantaa 13.–16.7.

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

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.

The camp is part of the European Transplant Sport Week arranged at the same time with the European Transplant Sport Championships in Vantaa.

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 are adviced to have their own medical and travel insurance.

The program consists of various sport activities and of a social trip to Linnanmäki amusement park in Helsinki. All participants will also get the chance to feel the spirit of an international transplant sport event.

More information about the programme can be found HERE

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

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.

Registration form can be found in HERE. Registration deadline is 29.4.2016.