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Publish Date: 2019-09-24
This research enhance education for camps, to offer significant insights to reduce illnesses and injuries, and to address other health-related issues across all camp settings.
Publish Date: 2019-05-22
The CCF scavenger hunt not only stresses the importance of having an AED at camp, but the need for everyone at camp to know its exact location and know what to do in a cardiac emergency.
Publish Date: 2019-04-15
US Department of State is lifting the cap that has been in place for the Camp Counselor category of the J-1 Exchange Visitor Program.
Publish Date: 2019-02-26
ACA proudly announces the election of National Board Officers and five new members to our National Board of Directors.
Publish Date: 2019-01-14
ACA is pleased to announce the hiring of a new chief marketing officer and a new director of accreditation.
Publish Date: 2019-01-07
The overall objective is to strengthen and grow YMCA camping programs and, thus, the camping movement.
Publish Date: 2018-12-17
ACA is honored to recognize the following individuals and programs as recipients of our 2019 Awards.
Publish Date: 2018-12-12
When parents want to send their child to summer camp, there are many questions to ask.
Publish Date: 2018-12-03
This feature will run on Newsweek’s homepage between January and March of 2019.
Publish Date: 2018-11-14
After two years of information gathering, planning, and testing, the American Camp Association® (ACA) has revised and reorganized its standards for accreditation, the only standards for health and safety in the camp industry.