Camp Centerland in Amherst, offers children entering kindergarten through 10th grade an amazing opportunity to experience all of the fun and excitement of outdoor summer camp including: Art, Nature, Sports, Dance, Music, Archery, Zip Line, Rock Climbing, and more!
Camp Centerland’s philosophy is rooted in the belief that teaching and demonstrating values of kindness, community and healing the world is is just as important as enjoying a popsicle or singing a favorite camp song!
Safety Is Important To Us
Even though summer is filled with fun, safety is our number one priority. We take the care of your children seriously. Annually our camp is registered with the State of NY Local Health Department and is licensed as a Summer Day Camp. Our annual inspection ensures we are in compliance with all safety standards.
In 2019 camp Centerland received accreditation from the American Camp Association (ACA). The ACA is a community of camp professionals who, for over 100 years, have joined together to share our knowledge and experience and to ensure the quality of camp programs. The mission of the American Camp Association is enriching the lives of children, youth and adults through the camp experience.
Some additional safety measures that camp ensures include: a sunscreen policy that allows the camp to make sure all campers are covered a certified Professional Registered Nurse on staff, CPR/First Aid certified staff, and background checks on all camp employees.
Annually the Amherst Police and University of Buffalo Police are notified when camp is in session. Amherst Police conducts checks throughout the camp season.