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Crisis Communications: Tools for Camps and Other Youth Programs
Take Control: Be prepared for nearly any camp crisis with a strong, comprehensive communications system that keeps everyone—parents, staff, campers, the public, and the media—well informed and calm.
Use this Web site in conjunction with the book to support your communication efforts before, during, and after a crisis.
Learn more about creating a crisis communications plan by taking the online e-Institute course about Crisis Communications. Appropriate for all key staff.
More Helpful Information Related to Crisis Communications
The world around us changes every day. To keep the Crisis Communications Handbook up to date, ACA has created this page, to serve as the gateway to useful documents and articles, downloadable tools, various websites, and other helpful information. These tools should be used in conjunction with the Crisis Communication Handbook.
|What people are saying:
"This isn't just a book on crisis communications, it's a handbook on how to run a great camp!"
— Bernd Foecking, assistant director, Camp Echo
- Crisis Related Key Messages
- ACA Camp Crisis Hotline
- Lessons from ACA’s Camp Crisis Hotline, Fall 2014
- Templates and Sample Forms and Letters
- National Sex Offender Public Web site
- Communicating with Parents
- Communicating with the Media
- Statistics about Camp
- Proactive General Key Messages
- Marla's blog
- About the Authors