The following organizations offer an opportunity for young adult cancer survivors to get their life back. Their outdoor adventures, camps and retreats focus on helping survivors get back a little of what cancer may have temporarily taken away.
Survive & Thrive Expeditions is dedicated to combining travel, adventure and in-depth reflection and exploration of the cancer journey into one unique life changing experience. www.survivethrive.org 403-923-8032
First Descents offers young adult cancer fighters and survivors a free outdoor adventure experience designed to empower them to climb, paddle and surf beyond their diagnosis, defy their cancer, reclaim their lives and connect with others doing the same. www.firstdescents.org 303-945-2490
True North Treks is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting young adult cancer survivors by connecting with nature, other survivors, and oneself. www.truenorthtreks.org 773-972-2367
Athletes 4 Cancer harnesses the healing power of the elements with the determination of the human spirit to benefit lives affected by cancer. Our organization focuses on renewing, rebuilding, and restarting lives after cancer through outdoor adventure. www.athletes4cancer.org 415-617-5678