Summer Camp operations will be guided by the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the American Camp Association (ACA), and by the requirements put in place by the Commonwealth of Virginia and the Virginia Department of Health (VDH). You can find more details about our protocols and practices on our COVID-19 Information [...]
Everyone finds out who their counselors are when they arrive at camp and check in. The Christian men and women who comprise our staff are often former campers, while others are recruited from local churches and area colleges. We also employ a handful of talented young people from countries all over the world.
All counselors have to be at least 18 years old. Potential employees complete a written application and undergo an interview with the Program Director. Criminal background checks and character reference checks are performed prior to arrival at camp. All staff participate in an orientation program prior to campers arriving at camp. Approximately 80 hours are [...]
YES. We have medical personnel on duty 24 hours a day in our Health Center. During Check-in you will have the opportunity to discuss any health concerns with the camp nurse. Additionally, our summer camp staff are trained in First Aid and CPR. In preparation for summer camp, we invite local Emergency Medical Services personnel [...]
YES! Volunteers play an integral role at camp. There are many opportunities for you to use your skills and talents all year to support Camp Hanover's mission. During Summer Camp especially, volunteers can serve in various ways: On Sundays, assisting with camper arrivals and check-in In the kitchen, preparing meals or washing dishes In the [...]
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