Benefits for Camps
Individual Members
  • Diabetes camps help people affected by diabetes lead healthier, happier and more productive lives through good diabetes management. The Diabetes Education and Camping Association (DECA) is a membership organization of the world’s diabetes camps, providing leadership and education to better enable diabetes camps to fulfill this purpose.

    Diabetes Camp Membership Includes:
    • DECA resources including training videos, PowerPoints, resource materials and more
    • “DCAT” - the Diabetes Camp Assistance Team - experts who can help you with diverse issues
    • Inclusion on the Diabetes Industry Partners Advisory Council  (IPAC) database for donations of supplies and materials
    • Unlimited individual memberships for camp staff and/or volunteers
    • Rights to use the DECA logo on promotional materials, indicating that your camp is a member of the world’s only professional diabetes camping organization
    • Partner opportunities with affiliated organizations worldwide
    • Participation in conferences, online forums and other camp communities of interest

    $100 Diabetes Camp Membership: Programs and services must be provided primarily to campers living with diabetes, defined as 85% of the total population with diabetes. All staff and volunteers receive a free individual membership within this category, but must register individually.

    $75 Affiliate Camp Memberships: For camps interest in or serving some individuals with diabetes.  Camps receive administrative memberships for one key staff member.

  • Diabetes camps help people affected by diabetes lead healthier, happier and more productive lives through good diabetes management. The Diabetes Education and Camping Association (DECA) is a membership organization of the world’s diabetes camps, providing leadership and education to better enable diabetes camps to fulfill this purpose.

    Individuals that join DECA can access:
    • DECA resource materials, camp materials and videos
    • “DCAT” - the Diabetes Camp Assistance Team - experts who can help you start or enhance existing camping programs
    • Conferences, online forums and other camp communities of interest
    • Newsletters, inclusion in notifications of exciting new opportunities, priority access to new resources and more

    $25 Individual Membership: For individuals who are not staff members or volunteers at a diabetes camp (those individuals should register under their camp affiliation).  General membership benefits apply.

    $400 Lifetime Membership: Lifetime Membership is for individuals only and may not be purchased in the name of a camp, organization, or group. Lifetime members will receive annual conference discounts in addition to Membership Benefits.

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