Quality of Life Retreats

Quality of Life Retreats offer a unique and holistic, participant-centered approach to educating, supporting and empowering people living with HIV. The four-day retreats offer participants important wisdom for living and coping with their illness and related challenges, as well as opportunities to connect socially and emotionally with others in similar situations.

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Quality of Life Retreats provide:

  • crucial health and disease management information,
  • insightful small-group dialogues and exercises,
  • community-building and morale-lifting activities,
  • optional gatherings for worship and spiritual nurture, and
  • ideal settings where participants can meet and mentor, engage and encourage one another through personal sharing.

Retreats Schedule

  • August 17-20, 2017 at Manidokan Retreat Center,Knoxville, Md.
  • December 4-7, 2017 at Washington Retreat House, Washington, D.C.


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The application fee is $20.00. We accept Money Orders only.

Please complete all three pages of the application and send along them with your application fee of $20.00. We begin accepting applications three months before each retreat. We stop accepting applications three weeks before each Retreat. Once your application is processed and approved, you will receive a confirmation letter in the mail. There are no refunds and/or transferring of your funds to another retreat. Your acceptance letter will provide you with directions and suggestions, including what personal items you will be responsible for bringing to the retreat.