Implementation Details for Females Entering Scouts BSA

Home Implementation Details for Females Entering Scouts BSA Details on the Eagle Scout Award Process On February 1, 2019, the Boy Scouts of America will begin admitting girls into Scouts BSA (formerly the Boy Scout program).  One of the characteristics of Scouting—for over a hundred years—is that no matter when you join, however long you … https://bsawcc.org/implementation-details-for-females-entering-scouts-bsa/

Youth Protection and Barriers to Abuse FAQs

Home Youth Protection and Barriers to Abuse FAQs Additional FAQ’s: General Health and Safety,  Annual Health and Medical Record, Shooting Sports program, Family Scouting Information Adult Supervision Q:  The Barriers to Abuse say that there must be two registered adults present for all Scouting activities and meetings.  Does that include merit badge counseling? Fund-raising events? A. … https://bsawcc.org/youth-protection-and-barriers-to-abuse-faqs/

Announcing our Unit Program Planning Guide

Home 2018-2019 Unit Program Planning Guide Through the generous support of local Program Partners and Family Friends of Scouting contributions, we are excited to release our first ever comprehensive Unit Program Planning Guide. WIthin the guide, you will find our 2018-2019 Council Calendar, upcoming events and announcements, as well as program specific worksheets to help … https://bsawcc.org/announcing-our-unit-program-planning-guide/

Scouter Code of Conduct

Home Scouter Code of Conduct Think of it as a checklist of expectations for adult conduct in the Scouting program. At Scouting meetings and events, these are your rules to live by. The Scouter Code of Conduct, available here as a PDF and included at the end of this post, outlines 10 standards for adult leader behavior. The code is aimed at keeping young people … https://bsawcc.org/scouter-code-of-conduct/

ScoutFest

Home Join us for ScoutFest ’18 ScoutFest is the largest Scouting event Washington Crossing Council organizes. With over 2,000 Scouts, Siblings, Parents, and Volunteers attending, this is one of the largest events that many Scouts will ever experience. ScoutFest is held on October 26-28, 2018 at Mercer County Park Fairgrounds. Weekend camping is optional Friday, … https://bsawcc.org/scoutfest/

#ScoutMeIn

Home #ScoutMeIn This is an exciting year for Boy Scouts of America. We are thrilled to have you on board and look forward to positively impacting more youth in the community. This year, we are excited to roll out the new Scout Me In recruiting campaign. It’s more than just a tagline; Scout Me In reinforces … https://bsawcc.org/scoutmein/

New Youth Protection Resources

Home New Youth Protection Resources By October 1, 2018, all new and currently registered leaders will be required to complete the updated training. The enhanced and updated content will allow leaders and councils to comply with all current legal requirements. While this may be inconvenient for some, it reflects the BSA’s commitment to the safety … https://bsawcc.org/new-youth-protection-resources/