2023 Updates to Youth Protection & Adult LeadershipEffective September 1, 2023 Please take time to review the following updates to the Guide to Safe Scouting
Boy Scouts of America
We are excited that you are interested in joining the world of Scouting! Occoneechee Council, Boy Scouts of America (BSA) has a wide array of fun, skill-building programs for boys and girls ranging in age from 5 to 20, and we are committed to finding the right fit for your family in our family!
Thank you for supporting Scouting! Your donations help us deliver high-quality programs and activities for families across our entire service area. You can make a long-lasting impression on the future parents and leaders in our communities through your generous giving.
Our Council has amazing camp properties with unsurpassed outdoor programs for all ages. We want all of our Scouts, as well as those who aren’t in our program yet, to come out and enjoy getting back to nature. From beginners to experts, we have a spot for you at camp!
Youth Protection Training
Occoneechee Council, BSA places the greatest importance on creating the safest and most secure environment possible for our youth members. To maintain such an environment, BSA developed numerous procedural and leadership selection policies and continually provides parents and leaders with resources in order to safely deliver our programs.
News & Blog
ICYMI: Occoneechee Council Virtual Roundtable Zoom Recording Now Available from August 10, 2023. Hear from Key Leaders within the Council on National Annual Meeting Updates,
Effective Sept. 1, 2023, Cub Scout packs who are conducting their own overnight camping activities may now camp up to two consecutive nights. This is
BSA’s emergence from bankruptcy represents a pivotal milestone in the Boy Scouts of America (BSA)’s financial restructuring case and solidifies a path forward for survivors