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Prep4Camp Family Membership

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Your family membership to Prep4Camp includes unlimited access to the videos, articles, handouts, and online events that help young people prepare for a week or more away from home. Your membership includes Summer Camp Success, the 25-minute homesickness prevention video famously featured on CNN, TODAY, NPR, CBS, and MARTHA. Families will also receive a copy of The Summer Camp Handbook, the definitive camp prep resource and winner of the Parenting Press Gold Award. [See Description below for more details.]

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As this graph clearly shows, watching Summer Camp Success with your child and following Dr. Thurber’s pre-camp advice lowers the intensity of first-year campers’ homesickness by 50%, on average. “Just the one video–Summer Camp Success–is worth the price of membership,” says one parent. Your membership includes a spectacular collection of resources that you can customize to your family’s circumstances:

Preparing for Camp: ← perfect for families registered for camp

  • Summer Camp Success (video) ★★★★
  • Summertime Online (video) ★★★★
  • The Summer Camp Handbook (book) ★★★★

Working from Home: ← great for before and after camp

  • Student Success (handout)
  • Productivity at Home (handout)

Coping with Loss: ← what you need if plans are cancelled

  • Way Worse than a Rainy Day (video)

Live Events: ← to be announced

  • Members will be notified via email (webinars)