Camp Angel Frequently Asked Questions

What is the purpose of Camp Angel?

Camp Angel provides three days of therapeutic activities for children and teens (6-18) with a parent or caregiver who has or has had cancer. Camp provides a unique opportunity for children and teens to have fun and enjoy camp activities, along with intentional and meaningful activities lead by trained volunteers and staff.

Is Camp Angel an overnight or day camp?

Ages 6-12 (must have already attended kindergarten and required to turn 6 by September 1, 2018) attend day camp. Teens (13-18) stay overnight.

Where is Camp Angel located?

Camp Angel is held at Camp Eden Wood, located at 6350 Indian Chief Road, Eden Prairie, MN 55346.

How much does Camp Angel cost?

All Angel Foundation Facing Cancer Together Programs are FREE due to generous donations.

When is Camp Angel?

The two sessions of Camp Angel 2018 are June 22 – 24  and August 16-18. Registration is now open for both sessions of camp!

Does Camp Angel accept campers with special needs?

If your special needs child is struggling with your diagnosis and he/she would benefit from Camp Angel, please complete an application with detailed information about the needs of your child. A member of our team will contact you to discuss our ability to meet your child’s needs safely and in a way that would benefit you and your child.

How to register for Camp Angel:

Registration for both sessions of Camp Angel 2018 is now open at mnangel.org/registration. Please note: This form must be filled out for each child registering for Camp Angel. Registration for the June session of Camp closes on June 1st and on August 1st for the August session of camp.

Can I fill out one online form for all my children that attend camp?

No, you must complete individual registration forms for each of your children.

How will I know my child(ren) have been accepted to camp?

Each registration application will be reviewed in detail and may require a follow-up phone call prior to registration being complete. Registration will be accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis until camp is full. Unless otherwise notified immediately, consider your child(ren) registered for camp! Expect an email for additional logistical details at least two weeks prior to camp.

Who can I call or email about additional Camp Angel questions?

Please call or email Meghan Ronayne, Program Coordinator, at 612-627-9000 or mronayne@mnangel.org.

For more information about Angel Foundation and Facing Cancer Together, please visit our website at www.mnangel.org/get-help/fct.