https://www.acacamps.org/link/higher-education-protection-network-hepnetHigher Education Protection Network (HEPNet)
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/dos-donts-universities-colleges-hosting-youth-summer-campsDos and Don’ts for Universities and Colleges Hosting Youth Summer Camps
This article discusses how to proactively prevent injuries while hosting camp programs and how to respond to injuries if someone does get hurt despite all precautions.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/campwire-episode-49-abuse-prevention-youth-programsCampWire Episode 49: Abuse Prevention in Youth Programs
Ju'Riese Colón, CEO of the U.S. Center for SafeSport and a member of the ACA Board of Directors, joins us for a conversation on abuse prevention, education, and accountability within youth programs...
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/aca-redwoods-group-working-together-bring-safety-training-campsACA and Redwoods Group Working Together to Bring Safety Training to Camps
The American Camp Association (ACA) is excited to announce a collaboration with The Redwoods Group to further the availability of camp safety training courses.
https://www.acacamps.org/events-education/online-learning/online-course/child-sexual-abuse-prevention-%E2%80%93-redwoods-training-courseChild Sexual Abuse Prevention – A Redwoods Training Course
The training follows a story of sexual abuse from the eyes of a child. Madison, a fictional character based on a real event we handled, tells us her story through journal entries. In this training,...
https://www.acacamps.org/link/child-welfare-information-gateway-state-statutes-searchChild Welfare Information Gateway State Statutes Search
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/lessons-learned-acas-crisis-hotline-2021Lessons Learned from ACA's Crisis Hotline in 2021
Part of the magic of camp is the unexpected. In most cases, the unexpected means spontaneous, unscripted moments of connection, growth, and renewal — but the unexpected can also mean uncertainty, or...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/changing-framework-abuse-prevention-trainingChanging the Framework of Abuse-Prevention Training
This past summer was one of navigating “firsts.” For many camps, it was navigating a reopening in the middle of a pandemic. For others it was dealing with the challenges created by quarantines and...