Camp Professionals in NH & ME Help Families Find Camp



The PARENTING NH March edition includes several excellent articles, penned by camp professionals who are connected to ACA New England in a variety of ways:  

Questions to ask when looking for a sleep away summer camp by Susan Chenet, Assistant Director of ACA Accredited Camp Waklo, ACA Member & Visitor

How to find a summer camp for your child with special needs by Emily Golinsky, Executive Director of Camp Starfish, in Rindge, NH. ACA Member and presenter at our up-coming 94th Annual Conference.

Girls Camp Great for Girls by Liz Young, ACA Member & Visitor, former director of ACA Accredited Fleur de Lis Camp and ACA Accredited Pleasant Valley Overnight Camp for Girls

Residential boys camp is as relevant today as it was 100 years ago by Seth & Stephanie Kassels, ACA Members & Co-Directors of ACA Accredited YMCA Camp Belknap


 We love this great interview from WMTW Channel 8's coverage of last weekend's Annual Southern Maine Camp Fair at the East End Community School in Portland! Lots of ACA Accredited camps were among the 71 exhibitors who had the chance to connect with more than 690 camp seekers in attendance.

"When they go to camp, they learn to think for themselves, they become more independent and they also really spend a lot of time learning how to work with other people, whether it's a day camp or an overnight camp," Ron Hall, ACA Member and Executive Director of Maine Summer Camps, said.