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The Hotline serves as a resource for camps in crisis and provides callers the opportunity to talk through their crisis with a trained third-party.
According to the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), the incidence of violent crimes committed against and by children and youth continues to rise in America. This alarming data has youth-serving organizations on full alert and continually reviewing and increasing their security measures.
As a benefit to members, ACA provides free downloadable resources designed to guide camp professionals at all levels in media relations activities, both proactive public relations and crisis communications. As a service to the entire camp community, ACA provides the Crisis Communication Toolkit as a free downloadable resource. Media Relations 101 Crisis Communications Generating Stories Key Messages by Topic Frequently Asked Questions Download Crisis Communication Toolkit (8 pages) Download Full Communications Toolkit (login required - 27 pages)
ACA is monitoring current developments related to the Summer Work Travel and Camp Counselor categories of the J-1 Visa.
Promising themes from the interviews conducted in the exploratory phase.
You may be eligible to use one of the logos of the American Camp Association. ACA logos are carefully protected by trademark laws – logos are not to be altered in any way, except for size.