Teen Reach Adventure Camp is a 3-day & 3-night camp for at-risk youth ages 12-15 primarily residing in foster care. Campers experience new things, like archery, zip lining, challenge course, crafts and more.

Teen Reach Adventure Camp is a 3-day & 3-night camp for at-risk youth ages 12-15 primarily residing in foster care. Campers experience new things, like archery, zip lining, challenge course, crafts and more.

Serving ventura county
Dates for SUMMER 2024

Girls: July 19-22, Boys: July 25-28

Volunteer

Volunteers do not necessarily have time: they just have the heart.
Elizabeth Andrew

VOLUNTEER FOR T.R.A.C.

It takes a team with many talents and gifts to make camp happen. The most important are love and compassion. Being a volunteer is both challenging and rewarding.

Camp Staff Requirements:

  • 20 years or older
  • Leadership positions need to be 25 years or older
  • Complete application, interview and background check process
  • Attend required training (8 hours for new staff) for any staff that will be at camp or in direct contact with campers​

Whether you just want more information or you think you’re ready to join the team, please fill out our contact form below so that we can get in touch with you.

WAYS YOU CAN HELP

POSITION DESCRIPTIONS

Counselors

On-site for the full duration of the camp.
Each counselor is limited to no more than two campers so the more counselors we get, the more campers we can have​ at camp.

Relief Counselors

Work shifts.
Assist counselors as needed during the day.
Provide coverage for counselor evening break.

Challenge Course Facilitators

During the day.
Requires special training.
Required during the day but invited to be at camp for the entire duration.

Kitchen/Cook Staff

Work shifts.
Prepare and serve meals and clean up after.

Facilities

Mostly during the day.
Maintain the camp facilities and grounds during camp.

Support Staff

Work shifts.
Some at-camp and some off-camp support positions with varying time commitments.

Activities Staff

Work shifts.
Provide supervision for one or more of the camper activities throughout the day.

Photographer/Videographer

Mostly during the day.
Take pictures of campers, video tape activities and put together end of camp video and personal photo books.

Dean of Men

All day and evening.
Meets the needs of the counselors at boys camp, assisting with any issues that arise and making sure the counselors are well supported.

Dean of Women

All day and evening.
Meets the needs of the counselors at girls camp.
Assisting with any issues that arise and making sure the counselors are well supported.

Family

Various shifts
Aunts & Uncles or Grandmas & Grandpas to just hang out with kids and help out.

Thank You For Your Interest In Volunteering

Camp dates are the last two weekends in July of 2024. Girls camp runs Friday through Monday with staff arriving on Friday by 2:00pm. Boys camp runs Thursday through Sunday with staff arriving on Thursday by 2:00pm. There are positions for both full-time and part-time roles.

Please provide your contact information so that we can get in touch with you or you can email [email protected]. We look forward to hearing from you!