Do You Really Matter?

Posted: June 16, 2011

Child and youth development are not only a young person's right, but imperative if he or she is to grow up to be healthy, contributing citizen in our global community. However, be sure to read the warning label.

WARNING: Tamper with the developmental stages of growth and development by eliminating opportunities for social, emotional, and physical development while practicing, failing, and learning in safe, intentional environments, and you risk seeing normal adolescent behaviors resurface in adulthood.

I fear we are witnessing such behaviors in far too many adults today — not pretty, huh? You are doing important work!

Camp is like a perfect greenhouse for kids. It is an enriched, thriving environment designed to promote and nurture positive growth and development.