DCA TRAINING: LEADERSHIP
Day Camp Aides (DCAs) and Counselors-in-Training (CITs) are campers in grades 7-12 who support younger girls in partnership with adult staff. These teen mentors help lead activities and guide younger campers. Current training is required for all teen mentors.
Grades 7-8 (DCAs): Help campers with crafts, games and songs and assist unit counselors. Learn about leadership from CITs and staff.
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Leadership FUNdamentals: Learn basic leadership skills for working with younger campers. Get practical tips on how to motivate and guide younger girls at day camp and other events.
Enrichment FUNdamentals: Practice leading typical camp activities like crafts, songs, games and ceremonies. Share and learn tips and tricks with other DCAs.