By Monica Vest Wheeler
Retreat & Refresh Stroke Camp Staff Volunteer
The beauty of Stroke Camp is that every weekend is different, and that's why it's a healthy addiction for our staff and volunteers.
It's all because of who is there, and why each camp is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Our founder and executive director Marylee Nunley has always said that whoever attends a camp is there for a reason … making unique connections, learning new life lessons and so much more. I like to think it's also taking life to new heights.
Our second annual camp in Ohio was no different. Thanks to our sponsors, OhioHealth and the OhioHealth Rehabilitation Hospital, we had a most amazing June weekend at the Salt Fork Lodge & Conference Center in Lore City.
I learned so much from these stroke survivors and their caregivers this weekend, as I do at every Stroke Camp. Life truly is about being connected to one another, and these folks "get" it …