Responding to COVID
At Camp, our main priority is the safety of our campers and staff. Following CDC guidelines, American Camp Association and Virginia Department of Health protocols, we are developing policies and procedures to ensure that our community is safe. Please check on this page for updates as we develop our program, all of this information is subject to change. Last update: January 22, 2021.
Mission: Limit and Minimize Exposure
What follows is a multi-faceted approach to providing care for children during a pandemic crisis.
We recognize that mitigating exposure to this virus is critical to the well-being of our children, staff, and families. Doing so will require multiple strategies to:
• Limit person to person contact • Minimize contagion brought from home • Manage possible contamination throughout the day
We understand that maintaining social distance at all times is difficult for children (especially elementary school and younger). We will try to be outside as much as possible and be masked so that in the event
None of these strategies are 100% effective on their own and some are more effective than others, but together, they increase protection and decrease viral load when exposure does occur. Please follow physical distancing and mask guidelines outside of camp hours to keep everyone safe!