Calvary Hospital's Camp Compass helps children cope with loss

Camp Compass was set up by Calvary Hospital and is run at Kingsborough Community College. (8/22/13)

THE BRONX - A New York City hospice has set up a camp to help children and teens cope with the loss of loved ones.

Camp Compass, which was set up by Calvary Hospital, aims to give children a place to talk about feelings of loss with peers that have experienced similar situations.

Camp Compass is free of charge and was running eight hours a day all this week. The camp's activities include arts and crafts and playing sports.

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The camp is located at Kingsborough Community College.

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