2021 Spring CampLine
Mon, 08/01/2022 - 13:20
The latest issue of CampLine includes articles about camp staffing, staff hiring, promoting community health through the use of nonpharmaceutical interventions (NPIs), and COVID-19 testing considerations.
Mon, 08/01/2022 - 11:54
The CampLine provides camp-specific knowledge on legal, legislative, and risk management issues.
Dos and Don’ts for Universities and Colleges Hosting Youth Summer Camps
Mon, 05/16/2022 - 14:43
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.
Impetigo: What Does It Look Like, and What Should You Do?
John presented to the camp health center begrudgingly, after his counselor requested he get a blister on his heel looked at by one of the nurses. The nurse at health check happened...
Delta, Division, and a Diversity of Guidance: Navigating Uncertainty in the Age of COVID
Mon, 12/13/2021 - 12:27
Back in the summer of 2020, some camps embarked on an important yet uncertain adventure: They decided to operate during the heart of the pandemic. At the time, there was much...
Lessons Learned from ACA's Crisis Hotline in 2021
Tue, 11/30/2021 - 09:15
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 even a crisis or emergency.
Consideraciones sobre las Pruebas para SARS-CoV-2 en Campamentos de Verano
Uno de los principales retos de la pandemia de COVID-19 ha sido y sigue siendo nuestra capacidad de realizar pruebas para detectar la presencia de SARS-CoV-2 de forma eficaz...
Testing Considerations for SARS-CoV-2 in Summer Camp Settings
A major challenge of the COVID-19 pandemic has and continues to be our ability to test for the presence of SARS-CoV-2 effectively, efficiently, and economically in both symptomatic...