Daily Archives: March 1, 2017

Homesickness – The Do’s and Don’ts

Homesickness is a natural worry for parents and kids alike who are about to embark on a sleep-away camp experience. While it may be scary to imagine your child being away from home and while it may scare him or her as well, with a little preparation there are many ways to understand, alleviate, and overcome homesickness. And here’s the most important part to remember: Getting over homesickness can be one of the most empowering experiences for kids at camp, and it has lasting positive benefits. First and foremost, parents should understand that homesickness is normal. Regular homesickness is a Read more…