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Who Can Apply?

We have medical criteria in place and if a camper meets the criteria they are eligible to attend Barretstown.

The illness groups we serve are:

  • Childhood Cancer
  • Haematology related disease
  • Immunodeficiency related disease

We also serve the following illness groups (Ireland only):

  • Nephrology
  • Rheumatology
  • Dermatology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Neurology
  • Endocrinology

How can i apply?

Irish and UK campers can apply directly to Barretstown

To apply to come to camp please print the form below. All forms are valid for 1 year from date of sign off.

All forms for the patient child must come from their referring hospital and be signed by their consultant or nurse specialist.

Family/Summer Camp

To apply to come to Family or Summer camp please print off the form below. Once completed and signed off by the consultant please send back to Barretstown. ...

Sibling Camp

To apply to come to Sibling Camp please print the form below. Once completed and signed please send back to Barretstown. ...

Brothers & Sisters Camp

To apply to come to Brothers and Sisters Camp please print off the forms below. Once completed and signed off by the consultant (Physical Exam Form) and parent (Sibling Form) please send back to Barre ...

Bereavement Camp

To apply to come to Bereavement Camp please print the form below. Once completed and signed please send back to Barretstown. ...

Where Should I send the form?

Once you have completed the form and got it signed by your child’s consultant post it to:

Family Liaison Department,

Barretstown Castle,

Ballymore Eustace,

Co. Kildare,

Ireland.

Coming from outside Ireland or UK?

For International Campers

For International Campers

If you are resident outside of Ireland and the UK please contact our representative in your country for details on how to apply. Look up our list of contacts in the countries we serve.

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Still have some questions?

Contact Us

Can't make up your mind? If you want more information about which camp would be best suited to your circumstances please fill in the form below and we will get in touch with you. ...

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Alternatively you can contact us at 00353 45 863 147 or Email us