The mission of the UUACCC is to foster and promote the success, growth and well-being of Unitarian Universalist camps, retreat and conference centers. We recognize and embrace the crucial importance of fostering connections among Unitarian Universalists beyond the walls of our congregations.
UU Camp & Conference Centers Are:
- Welcoming communities
- Homes away from home
- Places where children, families, and adults join together to create community.
- Places where UU values can be lived.
- Places of great beauty in a variety of natural settings throughout the U.S. and Canada (forest, mountain, island, seaside).
UU Camp & Conference Centers Provide:
- A safe and welcoming space to experience a profound sense of affirmation, belonging, and inner peace.
- A variety of programs ranging from spiritual retreats to outdoor adventure camps.
- Transformative summer camp experiences for youth.
- Opportunities to form new bonds and friendships that often last a lifetime.
- Opportunities for personal, spiritual & creative growth.
Unitarian Universalism Beyond the Walls of our Congregations:
- UU camps & conference centers are an invaluable and treasured resource in the shared mission of advancing the UU movement and making a positive difference in the lives of UUs of all ages.
- Being a part of a UU camp and conference center community can help cement one’s connection to Unitarian Universalism for a lifetime.
- Attending a camp, retreat, or program at a UU camp and Conference Center can open the doors to Unitarian Universalism for those who are new to our faith.
UU Camp & Conference Center Programs Include:
- Weekend & Weeklong Conferences
- Spiritual, Educational and Creative Retreats
- Summer Youth Camps
- Summer Family Camps
- Congregation Retreats
- Training Programs
- Service Projects
- District Annual Meetings