"Giving extraordinary kids
a chance to be ordinary"
Located on Aylesford Lake in the Annapolis Valley of Nova Scotia, Camp Brigadoon is an overnight camp for kids ages 7-18 who are living with IBD, an ostomy or cecostomy. A variety of camp activities and the kids have the opportunity to meet other kids that share similar life experiences.
- Ostomy Halifax will pay for the entire cost of the camp for any child from Atlantic Canada if a family does not have the means to pay the registration fee. If you have the means to help in part, that would be greatly appreciated. Ostomy Halifax may also be able to assist with the cost of a support worker for a child who needs additional help
- The Guts and Glory camp will have approximately 75 campers
- The camp will have 4 nurses on site for the entire week to administer medications, first aid and to assist with medical procedures
- The village has 5 lodges, a large dining hall, dock and beach area, trails, fire pits, playground and an overnight camp site