https://www.acacamps.org/blog/creating-experience-potential-summer-staffCreating an Experience for Potential Summer Staff
It's not enough to just post online that your camp is hiring — here are tips for creating an experience that will help you recruit staff.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/straight-horses-mouth-what-university-students-have-say-about-working-campStraight from the Horse's Mouth: What University Students Have to Say about Working at Camp
This blog offers tips from three university students about how to recruit college students as camp staff.
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/healthy-staff-healthy-campsHealthy Staff, Healthy Camps
My 1978 Fiat had a toggle switch for lights — and it was awesome. They were on or off, no flipping around with running lights, fog lights, or any other mess. We love these single-choice, yes...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/allergies-go-beyond-foods-what-watch-camp-settingAllergies Go Beyond Foods: What to Watch in the Camp Setting
We are all well aware of food allergies being a top concern for children, and especially those who are away from home at camp. Camps have worked hard to ensure that top food allergens are either...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/anxiety-virtueAnxiety Is a Virtue?
An interview with Tracy Dennis-Tiwary, PhD
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/fighting-wellness-youth-thrive-when-you-doFighting for Wellness: Youth Thrive When You Do
An Interview with Brittany Patterson, PhD
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/reframing-mental-health-campReframing Mental Health at Camp
Mental health at camp has always been a challenge. But for many camps, it wasn’t until worldwide stressors started piling up in 2020 that this challenge became overwhelming.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/becoming-accountable-recruiterBecoming an Accountable Recruiter
Hiring the right people is key to successful camp operations.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/how-support-camper-mental-healthHow to Support Camper Mental Health
Here are some steps you can take to support camper mental health.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/new-normal-rethinking-staffing-communicationsThe New Normal: Rethinking Staffing Communications
These tips can help you increase your job post visibility and attract more prospective staff candidates.