Counselor Information

Counselor Eligibility:

  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Must complete application and interview process.
  • Must be able to pass a background check.
  • Must be moderately active and able to stand 12-14 hours daily.
  • Preferred to be studying or working in a related field.
  • Must attend orientation the day prior to camper arrival.
  • Must be able to stay on campus 24/7, starting the morning of when campers arrive till 4pm on the day of departure. (7 days)
  • Must have access to a laptop computer/tablet with Microsoft Excel during the week of camp.

Counselors will receive a $300 stipend at the end of the week.

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$300 Stipend

Counselor-In-Training Eligibility:

  • Must be blind or visually impaired.
  • Must be between 16–18 years old.
  • Must be able to pass a background check.
  • Must be moderately active and able to stand 12-14 hours daily.
  • Must attend orientation the day prior to camper arrival.
  • Must be able to stay on campus 24/7, starting the morning of when campers arrive till 4pm on the day of departure. (7 days)
  • Show leadership, independence, kindness, patience and the willingness to encourage others.
  • Have an interest in being active and want to help improve the skills of others in sports and life.

Questions?

If you have additional questions or need more information about Camp Abilities Oregon, please contact:

Kirsten French
Programs Specialists
360.859.3116
kfrench@nwaba.org 

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