Most people can agree that the coming decades are going to be both challenging and unpredictable. Problems that have long been foreseen, from global warming to diet, are fast reaching a crisis point and will need imagination, creativity, practical skills and, above all, cooperation to solve. Yet the way our education system is organized might almost have been designed to stifle these very qualities that the coming generations will need.
The aim of Skills-for-Life is to offer tuition in practical life skills in a communal residential setting, including gardening, cooking, basic carpentry and equipment & tool maintenance. These are complemented by practical techniques for observing and understanding our emotional and spiritual natures, and learning how to develop them, and thus create an effective balance between our inner and outer lives...
Camp Caravan is located in Royalston, a small town in north central Massachusetts. We are located about 1.5 hours west from Boston and 4.5 hours north of NYC.
This nature-packed, rural setting offers us the chance to disconnect with the modern world, and re-connect to both our innermost self, the natural world and with a community of friends.
This program may be right for you if you are:
young adult (over 18)
seeking meaning in your life
want to make a difference but not sure how
Please contact us if you would like to find out more.