COUNSELORS - IN - TRAINING
Leaders of tomorrow are teens today. YMCA Camp Lincoln gives young people the opportunity and responsibility to develop leadership qualities in a supportive environment through the counselor-in-training (CIT) programs. These programs are highly desired and competitive.
JUNIOR COUNSELOR IN TRAINING
All participants must be 14 years old by June 15
June 26-July 21, 2023 or
July 24-August 18, 2023
This program is for 14 year olds only. Junior CIT participants learn team building, communication skills and the confidence they need to work with peers and with children. Junior CITs are integrated into the camp program and get hands-on experience. They work in the cabins, lead activities and have a chance to learn from experienced staff. Junior CITs must commit to a four-week session, and may only participate in one session of Jr CIT. Once a camper has partipcated in the Jr CIT program, they may not return to camp as a traditional or specialty camper.
SENIOR COUNSELOR IN TRAINING
15 years old by June 15
By invitation only
The Senior CIT program prepares teens with development in character, life skills and strong leadership values. Senior CITs apply their training in program areas and leadership tasks throughout camp. They learn to push themselves as they gain confidence, independence, leadership, and a positive outlook. It’s strongly recommended that applicants complete the Junior CIT program before completing the application for this highly competitive program. Senior CITs must commit to an eight-week session. Please contact YMCA Camp Lincoln at 603-642-3361 or email@example.com for more information.
If you have received an invitation to participate in the program, please complete the online application.
Applications and references can be uploaded or sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.