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06 March 2017

Minuteman Youth Camp
DEADLINE for SUBMITTING APPLICATION June 9, 2017

The 2017 Minuteman Youth Camp is Sunday, July 16th through Friday, July 21st

A maximum of 70 campers will be accepted this year. First priority will be given to children with parents or extended family in the Arkansas National Guard and other branches of the military. Camp is open to children ages 10 or 11. Camper must be at least age 10 before July 16, 2017 and not turn 12 before July 21, 2017. A child may only attend Minuteman Youth Camp ONCE. Children residing out of the state MUST have a military affiliation and be spending a majority of the summer in Arkansas. :: Click here to downlaod the 2017 Registration Packet

Support Our Children

The National Guard realizes that Guard Youth face a unique set of challenges and problems. The National Guard Youth Program is available to help provide the support and resources they need to help deal with separation from a parent, child care issues, difficulties with school, or any other problems. Children of all ages can be affected at any phase of military life; we have programs to help one and all.

Arkansas National Guard
Youth Development Program

This program serves children and youth ages 6-18 and provides opportunities for youth to develop their physical, social, emotional and cognitive abilities and to experience achievement, leadership, employment, friendship and recognition.


Visit www.jointservicessupport.org to find more info.

We want parents and Youth to sign up and register for upcoming youth events, read newsletters and more.  Use the Resource Finder

Find your local SFPD, WFPC, State Youth Coordinator, Family Readiness Assistant, Family Assistance Coordinator, Family Assistance Specialist Activities available for our youth include:

  • Operation Purple Camp
  • State Youth Camps-Minuteman Youth Camp
  • Teen Leadership Retreats
  • Teen Panels
  • Youth Symposiums
  • Operation Military Kids
  • Unit and community based specific activities

ARKANSAS NATIONAL GUARD YOUTH COUNCIL

We are excited to get the Military Youth Council up and going again. The Youth Council will consist of ten officers ages 13 to 17. All youth are encouraged to come to meetings and become part of the fun. They will be doing service projects, community awareness, and planning events for youth throughout the state while having fun doing it.

Register on www.jointservicessupport.org to receive our newsletter.

Please continue to check the news and events page and www.jointservicessupport.org for local activities that you might be able to attend or help out with. We will continue to add new events as we continue on with this year, you never know when something new and exciting will pop up.

If you have any questions or comments about the Youth Program please call the State Youth Coordinator at 1-800-446-4645.

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North Little Rock, AR. 72199

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Camp Robinson Box 27
North Little Rock, AR 72199