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Blood Brotherhood Camp Out

Blood Brotherhood

Blood Brotherhood Camp Out

Since 2006, HFA has addressed the complex health complications of adult men with bleeding disorders by providing the Blood Brotherhood Program. This program provides a safe environment in which adult men with bleeding disorders can share their experiences and knowledge about health and quality of life issues. Blood Brothers receive education and social support to enhance their coping skills while improving their health. HFA’s Blood Brotherhood Program reaches over 1,000 adult men each year at local member organizations and online.

To celebrate 10 years of Blood Brotherhood, HFA is hosting a Blood Brotherhood Camp Out for 40 adult men (age 21+). This national event for adult men with bleeding disorders includes a weekend of education, peer support, outdoor activities, nightly camp fires, and team building.  Attendees will also have plenty of opportunities to explore the sights of Breckenridge, CO!

When: Thursday, November 10th-Sunday, November 13th, 2016

Where: Beaver Run Resort & Convention Center, Breckenridge, Colorado

Who: Adult Men with Diagnosed Bleeding Disorders (21+)

Advanced registration is required to attend the Blood Brotherhood Camp Out. Onsite registration will not be permitted.

HFA has capacity for 40 adult men with diagnosed bleeding disorders to attend the Blood Brotherhood Camp Out. Registration will close once we reach capacity. A limited number of travel scholarships will be available for eligible men.

This event is for adult men only. Unfortunately, HFA is unable to accommodate spouses/partners and/or other family members.

Registration is now closed. Please contact HFA at or 202-675-6984 with any questions. 

Preliminary Camp Out Agenda

Thursday, November 10th
1:30 PM Attendees arrive at Denver International Airport
2:00 PM Depart for Breckenridge
6:30PM-7:30 PM Welcome/Dinner
7:45PM-8:45 PM Team-building Activity
9:00-10:00 PM S’mores and Fireside Chat
Friday, November 11th
7:30-8:30 AM Optional Physical Activities: Adaptive Yoga, Hiking
9:00-9:45 AM Breakfast
10:00-11:00 AM Fear Factor Deficiency
11:15-12:15 AM What’s Happening at HFA?
12:30-1:15 PM Lunch
1:30-2:30 PM Becoming a Strong Advocate: Panel Discussion
3:30-5:30 PM Team-building Activity
6:00-6:45 PM Dinner
7:00-8:00 PM Fireside Chat: Remembering Blood Brothers We’ve Lost
8:15-10:00 PM Rap Session
Saturday, November 12th
7:30-8:30 AM Optional Physical Activities: Adaptive Yoga, Hiking
9:00-9:45 AM Breakfast
10:00-11:30 AM Pain Management
11:45-12:30 AM Lunch
12:45-1:45 PM Staying Covered: Insurance Plans and Trends
2:00-3:15 PM Joint Health Interventions and Strategies
3:30-3:45 PM Break
4:00-4:30 PM Team-building Activity
4:45-6:00 PM Managing Stress and Relationships
6:30-7:15 PM Dinner
7:30-10:00 PM Camp Out Celebration
Sunday, November 13th
8:00-8:45 AM Breakfast
8:45-9:30 AM Camp Out Reflection
10:00 AM Depart for Denver International Airport

Agenda is subject to change. 

Assisting and Advocating for the Bleeding Disorders Community