With the potential spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) within the United States, now is an excellent time for summer camps to review and update health-related plans and procedures and communicate with your camp families and staff members.
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.
These free resources help tell the story about the importance of adding summer camp experience to a resume!
Measles is a highly contagious disease caused by a virus. Here some top tips for camps.
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.