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American Camp Association of New York and New Jersey® (ACA)

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American Camp Association of New York and New Jersey® (ACA) Articles (6)

Ten Questions to Ask the Camp Director

When researching summer camps, American Camp Association recommends asking the Camp Director the following questions to get a sense of the camp's environment.

Apr. 21, 2011

Is Your Child Ready for Summer Camp?

How do you know when your child is ready for summer camp? Read on for the American Camp Association's suggestions for deciding whether it's time for them to take the plunge.

Apr. 21, 2011

Four Ways to Prepare Your Child for the Day Camp Experience

Is your child getting ready to attend day camp for the first time? The American Camp Association offers a few steps for getting them ready for a successful day camp experience.

Apr. 21, 2011

Five Reasons Summer Camp is Important For Your Child

The American Camp Association discusses why summer camp plays a vital role in a child's development.

Apr. 21, 2011

How To Pack for Camp

Every parent knows there's a buzz in the air before a child heads off to camp! Here are some tips and suggestions — from the toes on up — for how to pack light.

Mar. 06, 2009

One Child at Camp, Another at Home

How do you address sibling separation during the summer?

Apr. 07, 2008

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