Annual Restorative Retreat – Healer, Heal Thyself

April 30- May 3, 2020
Fort Caswell Coastal Retreat and Conference Center
Oak Island, North Carolina

Registration Deadline: February 15, 2020
Pre-registration is required and space is limited!  Register today!


The Healer, Heal Thyself Retreat, organized by the Council of Elders, is a time to enjoy living with Love and Gratitude: with kayaking, walks on the beach, member-led discussions, Tai Chi, and exploration of Oak Island (old Civil War Fort) with the support and camaraderie of your AHVMA family.

Thursday, April 30, 2020, arrival after 4:00 pm
Sunday, May 3, 2020, departure after breakfast
(10:00 am check-out)


Member Cost:  $150.00 per person plus lodging
at $210.00 single occupancy = $360 total
or at $160.00 double occupancy = $310 total
(includes all meals, linens and classroom meeting space)

Non-Member Cost: $250.00 per person plus lodging
at $ 210.00 single occupancy = $460 total
or at $160.00 per person double occupancy = $410 total
(includes all meals, linens and classroom meeting space)

Kayaking Adventure (optional): $60.00

Room Selection and Roommates*

Rooms will be assigned on a first come first served basis. Incomplete registration forms will not be processed. Rooms will not be held without completed registration materials and accompanying payment.

*Surcharge required for non-AHVMA members.

Single Occupancy: Single occupancy rooms are limited!
Double Occupancy: Payment for room is PER PERSON.

If you will have a roommate in a double occupancy room, please indicate on page three (3) of the registration form with whom you will be sharing this room.

Optional Kayaking Adventure

For an additional fee, we are offering a 2-hour kayaking experience on Rice Creek, which includes a kayak, life jacket, guide and all needed equipment.

Participants are responsible for their own transportation from Fort Caswell to the kayaking site and return to Fort Caswell.


Download the registration form and review the FAQs and policies.

Complete pages 1 – 6 and submit registration, waivers, and payment to the AHVMA Office via email, fax, or postal mail.

Please note: single day or onsite registrations are not permitted.