Paddy Rossbach Youth Camp Applications

Instructions:

Please submit completed and signed applications, along with all requested materials, to Jessie Cantrell by March 20.

Email (preferred method): camp@amputee-coalition.org
Fax: 865/525-7917
Mail: Amputee Coalition, 900 E Hill Avenue, Suite 290, Knoxville, TN 37915

Camp is filled on a first-come, first-served basis. We do anticipate going on a wait list, so please send in your child’s application as soon as possible. You will be notified via email once your child’s application has been received. Then, we will notify you via email at the end of March confirming that your child can attend or if they are on a wait list.

Camper Application:

The Paddy Rossbach Youth Camp is available for youths ages 10-17 with limb loss or limb difference. Campers can come from anywhere in the country.

» Click here to download the Camper Application

Junior Counselor Application:

The junior counselor role has taken the place of the Leader in Training position.

Junior counselors are young adults with limb loss or limb difference, age 18-19, who will be assigned to work under our head counselors. They will work hard to assist the counselors in looking after, interacting and encouraging our campers. Junior counselors should be responsible, energetic and willing to help out in any way possible. Spaces are limited for this role. Applications will be reviewed and individuals chosen by a committee. Applicants will be notified in early April if they have been selected. Junior counselors must be able to arrive on Wednesday, July 8 for training activities.

» Click here to download the Junior Counselor Application

Counselor Application:

Paddy Rossbach Youth Camp counselors play a vital role in the success of the camp. Counselors must have limb loss or limb difference and be at least 20 years old. The counselor position is a high-energy role and very rewarding. We have a limited number of spaces available. Applications will be reviewed by our committee and individuals will be notified in early April if they have been selected. Counselors must be able to arrive on Wednesday, July 8 for training activities.

» Click here to download the Counselor Application

Thank You 2014 Youth Camp Sponsors

WillowWood, American Board for Certifcation in Orthotics and Prosthetics (ABCOP), Ottobock, Thorlo

Camp Fun Facts

  • Since its beginning in 2000, the camp has hosted more than 790 campers with limb loss or limb difference.
  • Campers from 45 states and several foreign countries, including Australia, Mexico, the United Kingdom and Tunisia, have attended the camp.
  • Since its beginning, the camp has worked with more than 100 volunteers to mentor youths with limb loss or limb difference.
  • The 2012 camp session was attended by 94 campers from 29 states as well as Tunisia.

 

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Contact Our Youth Camp Program Coordiator:
888/267-5669

Jessie Cantrell
Camp@amputee-coalition.org

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