NOTE:  All applications will be reviewed and must be approved before campers or counselors can come to camp. A medical history form must be filled out for each camper. 

​​Parents of dialysis campers must contact the camp director via email at to ensure that appropriate arrangements are made. Additionally it will be necessary for your dialysis unit to help us make appropriate arrangements for dialysis care. The nephrologist, dialysis nurse manager or social worker should contact the camp medical director, Dr. Deborah Kees-Folts, at 717-531-5707, to begin this process.

camper applications are now available.

all applications are due by may 5, 2023

Camp Kydnie invites children who are at least 6 years of age with kidney disease to spend a week experiencing a unique opportunity where you will meet other children with kidney disease in a safe, supportive, and fun environment. Campers will form lasting friendships, improve their self-confidence and independence, and achieve goals they didn’t believe were possible.