https://www.acacamps.org/resources/how-start-campHow to Start A Camp
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https://www.acacamps.org/resources/laws-regulations-affecting-your-campLaws and Regulations Affecting Your Camp
Federal, State, County, Municipal Regulations and Taxes There are a number of regulations and taxes that apply to the camp industry. These will vary by state or local governmental bodies. It may...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/protect-your-camp-your-campers-your-staff-unspeakableProtect Your Camp, Your Campers, and Your Staff from the Unspeakable
It’s 6:27 a.m. on a sunny Tuesday morning. There you are, comfortably seated at your desk, ready for another great day, when you are called for assistance by a counselor to the health center. Upon...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/health-screening-has-evolved-does-your-practice-reflectHealth Screening Has Evolved: Does Your Practice Reflect That?
Health screening, a practice typical to most camps' opening day process, has undergone an evolution. Granted, some changes were kick-started by our COVID-19 experience but, like...
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/lice-tips-campsLice - Tips for Camps
Every year, one of the most common calls to the American Camp Association Camp Crisis Hotline comes from camps who have questions about lice.
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/bed-bugs-what-every-camp-needs-knowBed Bugs - What Every Camp Needs to Know
Every year, the American Camp Association Camp Crisis Hotline receives calls from camps that have questions about bed bugs.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/tips-lyme-disease-prevention-campTips for Lyme Disease Prevention at Camp
As staffers, parents and kids prepare for another memorable summer at camp, there is one important detail that must not escape our attention - doing everything possible to ensure that children are...
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/communicable-diseases-infestations-tips-campsCommunicable Diseases and Infestations - Tips for Camps
Every year, some of the most common calls received on the ACA Camp Crisis Hotline pertain to communicable diseases and insect infestations. The potential for the spread of communicable diseases...
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/start-camp-how-aca-can-helpStart A Camp - How ACA Can Help
ACA has a variety of excellent resources for information, inspiration, & encouragement.