Staff


Executive Director: Mel Horvath-Lucid

Email: exec.director@unicampofontario.ca

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Dear Unicampers,

This year, in response to the increased interest in our camps and our desire to ensure that all children have an opportunity to come to camp, we have added an additional week of kids camps!  All children/youth camp registrations are now open; follow the links below to register and pay online.

Our accommodation and family camp bookings will begin on February 7, 2018.  You will be able to book and pay online, using our handy map to select the accommodations that best suit you! If you have questions, feel free to email bookings@unicampofontario.ca.  We want to make sure we have it just right; thanks for your patience!

New this year, we also have additional programs with Peace Valley Ranch!  For our 7-11 year old’s, you can now spend 2 hours learning about and connecting with horses, including a pony ride!  For our campers, 12 years and older, in addition to the trail ride adventure, we are now offering a full day ranch experience!

We continue to have great discounts for our children’s camps!  This year, we are offering our discounts through entering a discount codes at check out!  Book before March 31st, 2018 and you will automatically save 10 percent!!!  Here are the codes:

  1. Sending more than two children from the same household to camp?  Use our “UNI5” code for the 3rd or more registrations!
  2. Early bird 10% discount–automatically taken off when you book before March 31st, 2018.
  3. New to camp? Use our “NCD” code to save.
  4. We want to thank you for your referrals!  When you refer a friend, please use code “REF5”.

Children/Youth camps!

Children’s Camp 1: Superheroes, July 8th-14th: Register now!

Children’s Camp 2: Unicamp’s Got Talent, July 15th-21st: Register now!

Children’s Camp 3: Harry Potter, July 22nd-28th: Register now!

Children’s Camp 4: Explore, Invent, Create, July 29th-August 3rd (note shorter week): Register now!

Leader in Training (LIT!): July 15th-August 3rd: Register Now!

Counselor in Training (CIT): July 8th-28th: Register Now!

Jouth (Junior Youth): August 6th-10th (Note shortened week.  Youth con weekend is directly before Jouth!): Register Now!

Youth Con Weekend, August 3rd-6th: Register Now!

Looking to work at Unicamp?  We are looking for you!!!  We have positions available for counselors, operations crew, prep cooks, Assistant cook, Head of Operations, Head Counselor!!!  Click here to apply Now

Looking forward to seeing you soon!!

Mel Horvath-Lucid.


 

Camp Manager: Michelle McComb

Email: camp.manager@unicampofontario.ca

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Hello Unicampers!

I am excited to be returning to Unicamp for my 10th year as a Staff Member. I have grown and learned so much by working at Unicamp that has prepared me to be successful in my endeavours outside of camp. The Camp Director position has been split in two this year, the Executive Director and Camp Manager positions. This year I will be the Camp Manager. You will see me on property at camp working in multiple areas of everyday camp life. One aspect of this role that am really excited for is that I will be able to be very hands on in participating in camp work, as our wonderful Executive Director, Mel Horvath-Lucid, handles a lot of the administrative side of the Camp Director Role. Participating in what is happening and being offered at camp is the best part of working at Unicamp!

Something that I have found has stayed a constant at camp is the space we create for our staff to make mistakes, learn, and grow in. It can be difficult for youth and young adults to create these connections and bonds with someone in a mentorship capacity. I have been so fortunate to have found such amazing mentors and positive role models at Unicamp while on staff. This summer I would like to put a personal focus on fostering that safe space for staff and an environment for those connections to grow. A lot of my mentors and role models from camp have turned into close friends, people I can trust and go to to talk about anything. Many of our staff are already such important role models in the lives of our campers.

I am looking forward to some of the exciting changes that are happening at Unicamp this year. Our staffing team is already slowly filling out and looking very promising. See you when the days are warmer and filled with sunshine!

Michelle McComb