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Family RVing Champaign IL

Why do RVs appeal to so many families? Most importantly, RVs allow parents to reestablish relationships with their children by removing life’s daily distractions. On an RV trip, families are not faced with the interruptions of routine home life, yet they have all the comforts of home. RVing families are able to enjoy each other’s company and kids are free to be themselves, without the distraction of soccer practice, swim team or piano lessons.

Ms. Susan Evans
(217) 649-7663
116 N. Chestnut Suite 243
Champaign, IL
Credentials
Credentials: LCSW
Licensed in Illinois
25 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Aging, Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder, Behavioral Problems, Child Abuse and Neglect, Couple or Marital Issues, Depression, Grief/Loss, Interpersonal Relationships, Learning Disabilities, Parenting Issues, Stress, Trauma/PTSD, Life Transitions,
Populations Served
Children of Divorce, Alzheimer's, Caregivers
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Children (6-12), Adolescents (13-17), Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59), Seniors (60 +)

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D & W Lake Camping and RV Park
(217) 356-3732
Champaign, IL
Campground Availability
Open all Year
Services
Standard Flush, Basins, Hot Showers, Dump Station, Non Guest Dumping Allowed
Policies
Accomodates Big Rigs, Clubs Welcome, Pets OK
Additional Facilities
Picnic Tables, RV Supplies, RV Storage, Fire Rings, Ice, Wood, Laundry, Limited Grocery, LP Gas by Weight, LP Gas by Meter
Recreation
Pavilion, Lake Swimming, Lake Fishing, Play Equipment, Basketball, Volleyball, Sports Field

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Champaign Sportsmen's Club
(217) 586-9951
Mahomet, IL
Campground Availability
Open all Year
Services
Standard Flush, Basins, Hot Showers, Dump Station, Non Guest Dumping Allowed
Policies
Escort to Site, Accomodates Big Rigs, Clubs Welcome, Pets OK
Additional Facilities
Picnic Tables, Fire Rings, Ice, Wood
Recreation
Rec Room, Pavilion, Boating, Canoeing, Pond Fishing, Playground, Horseshoes, Basketball, Golf Nearby, Sports Field

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Tincup RV Park Inc
(217) 586-3011
1715 Tin Cup Road
Mahomet, IL
 
Dr. Sharon Glass
independent practice
(630) 377-7615
18 S Fifth St
Geneva, IL
Credentials
Credentials: PhD, LCSW
Licensed in Illinois
30 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Aging, Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Autism/PDD, Career/Employment Concerns, Couple or Marital Issues, Depression, Eating Disorders, Family Dysfunction, Grief/Loss, Interpersonal Relationships, Parenting Issues, Sexual Orientation, Stress, Trauma/PTSD, Educatio
Populations Served
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics), Children of Divorce, Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual, Caregivers, Step Families, Chronic Illness, Grandparents, Obese or Overweight, Diabetes
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59), Seniors (60 +)

Data Provided by:
Debra Tullis
(217) 359-3931
Champaign, IL
Coaching Types
Life, Family, Relationship
Rates
$60/Hr
Gender
Female
Certifications
LCSW, BCD
Membership Organizations
ACC

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Tincup RV Park
(217) 586-3011
Mahomet, IL
Campground Availability
Open all Year
Services
Standard Flush, Basins, Hot Showers, Dump Station, Non Guest Dumping Allowed
Policies
Escort to Site, Accomodates Big Rigs, Family Camp, Clubs Welcome, Pets OK
Additional Facilities
Picnic Tables, RV Storage, Fire Rings, Ice, Wood, Limited Grocery, LP Gas by Weight, LP Gas by Meter
Recreation
Playground, Horseshoes, Golf Nearby, Sports Field

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Prairie Pines Campground (City Park)
(217) 893-0438
Rantoul, IL
Campground Availability
Open all Year
Services
Standard Flush, Hot Showers, Dump Station
Policies
Partial Handicap Access, Clubs Welcome
Additional Facilities
Picnic Tables, Grills, Fire Rings, Laundry
Recreation
Rec Hall, Playground, Sports Field

Data Provided by:
Sheryl Jones
312 560-1822w
Flossmoor, IL
Coaching Types
Life, Relationship, Family
Rates
$125/Hr
Gender
Female

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Ms. Sharon Ganellen
Sharon Ganellen, LCSW
(847) 736-2814
4711 Golf
Skokie, IL
Credentials
Credentials: LCSW
Licensed in Illinois
23 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Couple or Marital Issues, Family Dysfunction, Interpersonal Relationships, Parenting Issues, Women's Issues
Populations Served
Children of Divorce, Gifted, Cancer Patients
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Children (6-12), Adults (26-59)

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Strengthen Family Relationships by Rving

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December 31, 2009 by Woodalls Editorial Staff ·  

Today’s fast-paced life often leaves busy parents searching for opportunities to spend quality time together as a family. Increasingly, families are discovering that vacationing in an RV is the best way to cement family relationships while having a great time.

Family camping “Bringing the family closer together was the top answer for parents when asked what are the most important benefits of family RV camping in “Campfire Canvass,” a semi-annual nationwide survey of a random sample of RV owners by Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA). Other highly ranked responses were “providing a learning experience,” “teaching kids to respect nature,” “broadening their horizons,” and “developing wholesome values.”

In a recent research study conducted by Louis Harris and Associates, nine out of 10 current RV owners said RVs are the best way to travel with the family. Perhaps even more significant, 62 percent of survey respondents who have never owned an RV said they also thought that an RV is the best way to take a family trip.

Why do RVs appeal to so many families? Most importantly, RVs allow parents to reestablish relationships with their children by removing life’s daily distractions. On an RV trip, families are not faced with the interruptions of routine home life, yet they have all the comforts of home. RVing families are able to enjoy each other’s company and kids are free to be themselves, without the distraction of soccer practice, swim team or piano lessons. Owning an RV also means every weekend can be a vacation, allowing quick getaways with minimal preparation and planning.

According to Christine Loomis, travel editor of Family Life magazine, author of 11 children’s books and mother of three, RV trips give families the opportunity for “do-nothing time.”

“It takes a lot of energy to cope with the hectic pace of everyday life,” she said. “The entire family has to have time to put everything on hold, except the family relationship. The RV provides the means to hit the road, leave the daily routine and enjoy quality time together.” Many parents also supplement their children’s learning during their RV travels. The Campfire Canvass found that 43 percent of families cite visiting a historic location for educational purposes. Science and nature centers, zoos and ...

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