PARENTS

Through camping, kids from diverse backgrounds develop important skills such as self-reliance, problem solving, socialization and an appreciation of and commitment to the natural environment.

RESEARCH

The CCA's goal is to provide information and services for the hundreds of camps across the country, the thousands of staff working in these camps and the many thousands of parents whose children experience the wonder of camp.

CAMP
DIRECTORS

The CCA is here to serve you! For almost 80 years, the CCA has worked on behalf of Canadian camps to help grow, develop, and promote organized children's camping across the country.

The Canadian Camping Association is a nonprofit, national federation of Provincial Camping Associations. We are dedicated to the growth, development and promotion of organized camping for all populations in Canada.


NEWS

National Leadership Forum, November 2017

In late November 2107, twenty-three Canadian camping leaders met for two days at Camp Elphinstone on the Sunshine Coast of beautiful British...
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Michael’s Story

Do you need a reminder of the tremendous importance of what you do as a camp director? Whether your answer is yes...
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Canadian Digital Proof of Identity change (DPOI)

Those camps utilizing Sterling Talent Solutions to complete background checks for staff and volunteers should be aware of recent changes. Effective December...
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Jennifer Straver’s “Returning Year After Year” wins 2017 Research Award of Excellence

Jennifer Straver, M.Ed., U. Windsor, ON, wrote the winning research paper: “Returning Year After Year: The Motivation and Retention of Coaches at...
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