Wellspring Camps are a number of summer camps targeted against overweight youth and their families.
The program last between 1 week (family camps only) and 8 weeks. The Australia program offers 2 or 4 weeks programs.
The teenagers are living in tents and sometime at cabins or at facilities owned by company.
In the news
The reality show "I know what you ate last summer" was filmed at the California program, where six teenagers were banished from the United Kingdom in order to complete the 8 week program .
The california program was also used for the Australia serie "Teen Fit Camp" where 6 Australian teenagers travel the Californian coastline for a number of weeks   While the show was critized by critics , most are of the opinion that the show made it possible for Aspen Education Group to enter the Australian market .
- About the show on the homepage of the production company
- About the show, Network ten
- Teen Fit Camp, Wikipedia
- "Fat Camp horribly damaging", By Hannah Davies and Suellen Hinde, News Limited,May 19 2007
- Australia's First Weight Loss Camp for Children to Open This Summer, Diets US, November 1 2007
- Info: Homepage of the programs
- Survivor group: Bitches Of Wellspring