Women’s Retreat

Our 11th Annual Women’s Retreat will be held from Friday, July 26 to Sunday, July 28, at The Guest House in Chester, Connecticut.

The weekend-long retreat will feature educational sessions, social activities, health and wellness workshops, breakout sessions, and much more.

Who Can Attend?

This event brings together people who identify as female (ages 18+) with any type of a bleeding disorder, carriers, and caregivers living in New England.

Agenda Overview 

  • Attendees will check into their hotel rooms on Friday evening.
  • Dinner will be served on Friday evening with a fun group activity to follow and social time.
  • Programing will begin on Saturday morning at 9 AM.
  • The retreat will be over on Sunday morning at 11:30 AM.
  • A full agenda will be shared with registered attendees before the event begins.


  • All 2024 NEHA members will be provided a room for Friday and Saturday night at no cost to them.
    • To be good stewards of our resources, we suggest that attendees share a room with one fellow attendee.
      • If you have a friend in mind, we will ask for their name during the registration process.
      • Don’t have a friend in mind for lodging? No problem! Single rooms can be provided, or we can pair you up with another attendee.
  • All meals will be provided from dinner on Friday to lunch on Sunday.


  • The event is free for any 2024 NEHA member.
  • The fee for non-members is $25 per person.
    • To become a member, or to request a membership scholarship, please click here.
  • Please note, this retreat is intended for people who identify as female.
  • Childcare will not be available.
  • This event is expected to reach capacity quickly. Space is limited to the first 40 registrants.

Health and Wellness

  • Please do not attend this event if you have tested positive for COVID-19, the flu, RSV, or have cold-like symptoms.
  • NEHA strongly recommends that anyone eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine be fully vaccinated prior to attending any event.
  • If you have any questions or concerns regarding these guidelines, or need to cancel your registration due to illness, please contact: [email protected].

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel your registration within one week of the event or do not show up for the event, you will be charged a $30 per person fee. If you are experiencing a personal or medical emergency, please contact us to discuss: [email protected].

Event Sponsors

We are thankful to these companies for supporting this event:

Founding Sponsor

Champion Sponsors

Workshop Sponsor

Advocate Sponsor

Friend Sponsor


July 26 - 28 2024


6:00 pm - 11:30 am

More Info

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The Guest House
318 W Main St, Chester, CT 06412
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