New England States: Status Update

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ACA, New England has been meeting with the presidents and representatives from the New England state associations. From those meetings and our consistent monitoring, below is a snapshot of the status of camps in each state. (Updated: 9:55am, 5/29)

CT: Day Camps will be able to operate under specific guidelines beginning June 22. Residential Camps will NOT be allowed to operate this summer. Additional Page to Bookmark: CT Office of Early Childhood: Youth Camps and COVID-19 FAQ

MA: Day Camps may open during Phase 2 and Residential Camps may open during Phase 3 of Reopening Massachusetts plan (subject to change). Still awaiting further guidelines for camps from the state. Dates of phases still TBD.

ME: Camps may operate under the following guidelines released from the state:  Day Camp Guidance / Overnight Camp GuidanceOverall Phased Opening Schedule

NH: Camps are still waiting on guidance/recommendations from the state.

RI: Camps are allowed to begin in-person operations beginning June 29 in accordance with - State Guidelines.

VT: Camps can begin operating under new guidelines starting June 1. The state is working with camp stakeholders to develop the guidelines: Guidelines for Day Camps. Overnight camps still waiting further guidance. 

If you aren't currently in contact with your state's association, we recommend reaching out: New England State Associations 

Should you have any questions, information, requests, etc. regarding the information above or anything camp in New England, please don’t hesitate to get in touch, camp@acanewengland.org.