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School Patrol: Fun at Camp Okawehna for kids with kidney disease

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Posted at 10:08 PM, Jun 22, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-22 23:08:01-04

LYLES, Tenn. (WTVF) — Camp is as natural to summer as swimming pools for many children.

But in 1974, a specific camp was started for kids with kidney disease.

In tonight's School Patrol, we take a look at the camp that's open to students from 8 to 18, offering fun, games and medical treatment.

Learn more about Camp Okawehna in the video player above.