Hot Topics Impacting Indiana Camps

ACA Indiana has been tasked with compiling a list of the top 3-5 "Hot Topics" impacting camps and youth in the state of Indiana.  This information is being compiled by all of the ACA sections in order to give ACA National this important feedback.  Take three minutes to provide us with your list. 

Here are some suggestions for possible "Hot Topics" that may be impacting your camps.

ACA, Indiana Winter Gathering 2020-Virtual


Please join us for the Indiana Winter Gathering!  Participate in this virtual event from your home or office and enjoy first-rate presentations on a variety of relevant topics as we reflect on this past summer and start to prepare for the next.  Jolly Corley will kick off the event with an opening keynote which will be followed by a variety of sessions and panel discussions. 

To avoid “Zoom fatigue” sessions will be offered from 8:30-11:30 a.m. on December 9 and 10.  Not only will sessions be engaging but there will also be plenty of breaks.

Awards in ACA, Indiana

Submit a Nomination:

Download a nomination form. (Microsoft Word editable document.)

ACA, Indiana Awards

Heart and Soul Award

The Heart and Soul Award is the highest honor awarded by ACA, Indiana to individuals and organizations. One is awarded annually unless the Awards Committee determines that no candidate is available for that year.

To qualify, the individual must meet the following criteria:

Public Policy in ACA, Indiana

As an educational nonprofit association, the American Camp Association is dedicated to providing quality, reliable, and up-to-date information about the laws and regulations applicable to the camp community.  To that end, ACA partners with other organizations to advocate for quality camp experiences, and to increase the understanding of and support for the value of the camp experience for all children and families.  The ACA, Indiana Field Office monitors public policy issues impacting the camp community in Indiana.  Access our database of state laws and regulations for details. 

Volunteer in ACA, Indiana

The American Camp Association is dedicated to our Mission — to enrich the lives of children, youth and adults through the camp experience. Expansively, we focus on the promotion of human development. While we utilize diverse delivery systems and methods, we have one common foundation...  Volunteers.

Indiana Council of Leaders

ACA Indiana is currently working on building our volunteer base and consequently, our capacity to serve the camp community.  Our current focus is on filling vacancies on our Local Council of Leaders (LCOL)

Local Leadership Council

Sara Noyed
Interim Chair Local Council of Leaders
YMCA of Greater Indianapolis

Weston Outlaw
Membership Chair
Cranbrook Educational Community

ACA, Indiana

ACA, Indiana is one of ACA's local offices located across the U.S. that provide local services.