WI Moms Retreat

May 18, 2024 - May 19, 2024 in Lake Geneva, WI


Camp Odayin offers two heart moms’ retreats in different regions of the Midwest. The 2024 WI Moms Retreat will be held May 18-19.  Any mom of a heart child in 12th grade or younger is eligible to attend a Moms Retreat. Heart moms may choose to attend either session, but may only attend one. This supportive weekend includes lakefront accommodations at Harbor Shores on Lake Geneva, optional “me time” activities, fabulous guest speakers, meals and camaraderie. Both retreats begin on Saturday morning and conclude at noon on Sunday. 

Camp Odayin welcomes transgender, non-binary, and gender non-conforming parents to attend the Moms Retreat or Dads Day. Please contact info@campodayin.org if you have any questions prior to registering.

Payment & Financial Support

We recognize that families of a child with heart disease manage additional emotional and economic stress.  Our Pay-What-You-Can (PWYC) model supports our commitment to make our programs accessible to everyone in our community.  There is a $50 registration fee per parent and there is always an option to pay $0. If you have questions on the cost of camp, contact the Camp Odayin office at info@campodayin.org.

If it would be beneficial to your family, we offer transportation support by reimbursing up to $200 for your travel costs.  Contact the Camp Odayin office at brooke@campodayin.org for details on the travel cost reimbursement process.


Registration for the 2024 Moms Retreat is closed.


The Camp Odayin Moms Retreat weekend will seek to improve the quality of life of caregivers through the following objectives:

  • Provide emotional support – Through time with other caregivers, heart moms will strengthen their support system and validate each other’s experiences
  • Provide an opportunity for self-care – Heart moms will be offered restorative sessions and learn stress reduction techniques
  • Empower and strengthen –  Heart moms will gain resources and have opportunities to ask questions of experts to better support themselves and their families

Moms Retreat weekends are planned by amazing committees of volunteer heart moms!


View photos from the 2023 Moms Retreat in Lake Geneva


Lake Geneva, WI
Harbor Shores
300 Wrigley Dr
Lake Geneva, WI 53147

Aerial view of The Harbor Shores Hotel on Lake Geneva.

"Camp Odayin is truly a WONDERFUL organization! The Heart Mom Retreat is a weekend that I look forward to every year. Being surrounded by other mommas who understand what life is like with a heart child is so powerful."

Moms Retreat Participant



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