ACA offers key messages and tools on topics such as accreditation, health and safety, education, the value of camp, and finding the right camp. Use these resources to partner with your camp families as they learn more about the camp experience, or refer to these pages when you have requests from the public, your board, parents, or the media.
When parents ask, be prepared. Find messages to share with parents about the importance of camp accreditation at the following pages.
Find comprehensive resources on the health and safety of children and youth, both in and out of camp.
Inform parents and the public that camp is integral in educating the whole child. Find information on summer learning, partnering with schools, and connecting children to nature.
The magic of camp can be hard to put into words, but ACA helps you express the value of camp with key messages, evidence-based statistics, and articles on the benefits of camp.
Find preparation guides, videos for parents, and other resources to help camp families get ready for camp.
Keeping parents informed during their child’s camp experience is critical. Read articles on how to partner with parents and communicate effectively.