Health & Wellness
Health Forms & Records for Campers & Staff
Mon, 10/03/2022 - 14:36
ACA has many resources available to help in the operation of your camp, including sample forms, policies, and procedures.
COVID-19 – Resource Center for Camps
Wed, 06/01/2022 - 14:59
The safety and health of campers and staff is always the highest priority at camp, and camps have a long history of planning for and managing communicable diseases. With the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) within the United States, camps are reviewing and updating health-related plans and procedures.
Mental Health Resources — Tips for Camps
Mon, 07/12/2021 - 11:17
Top Tips for Camps Establish a mental health support network. Build relationships with community mental health resources prior to your camp season. Have professionals in place that...
Camp Crisis Hotline
Thu, 09/10/2015 - 10:59
The Hotline serves as a resource for camps in crisis and provides callers the opportunity to talk through their crisis with a trained third-party.
Extreme Heat - Preventing and Identifying Heat-Related Illness
Mon, 07/03/2023 - 21:18
In extreme temperatures and humidity, it is important to train staff on the dangers of heat-related illnesses, signs of heat-related illnesses, and appropriate preventative measures.
Crisis Communications Tool Kit
Mon, 06/12/2023 - 13:05
Unfortunately, a crisis can occur at anytime and can affect any camp at any location. It is for that reason that you should prepare for a crisis before it happens.
A Place of Respect: A Guide For Group Care Facilities Serving Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Youth
Thu, 06/01/2023 - 10:19