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Summer Camps Bassett VA

Summer camps are programs for children and teenagers during the summer holidays. Summer camps involve canoeing, hiking, campfires and more. See below for summer camps in Bassett and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

H & M Mobile Home & Rv Sales
(276) 650-1155
16514 Martinsville Hwy
Axton, VA
Goose Dam Campground
(540) 483-2100
1155 Goose Dam Rd
Rocky Mount, VA
Outdoor World Williamsburg
(757) 566-3021
4301 Rochambeau Dr
Williamsburg, VA
Cedar Mountain Campground
(540) 547-3374
20114 Camp Rd
Culpeper, VA
Hungry Mother Campgrounds Inc
(276) 783-2046
Highway 16 N
Marion, VA
Deer Run Campgrounds
(276) 930-1235
Route 622
Woolwine, VA
Daddy Rabbit Campground
(540) 789-4150
2015 Union School Rd Sw
Willis, VA
Young Life
(540) 997-9276
1472 Rockbridge Alum Rd
Goshen, VA
Orkney Springs Campgrounds
(540) 856-2585
28 Orkney Spgs Campground Rd
Orkney Springs, VA
Whippernock Marina & Campgrounds
(804) 265-5252
2700 Sutherland Rd
Sutherland, VA

5 tips for keeping kids safe and healthy at summer camp

5 tips for keeping kids safe and healthy at summer camp

John Thompson

Kids should be reminded to follow pool rules to avoid swimming injuries at campSummer camp can be a rewarding and fun experience for kids of all ages. Whether they attend day camps or overnight camps, experts say fathers should take action to ensure their kids stay safe and healthy while attending.

"Parents should ask camp organizers basic questions about what plans they have in place to keep kids safe, handle medical emergencies, and deal with routine health needs," said Dr. Patricia Hametz, of NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital.

Other parenting advice tips to keep young campers injury-free include:

1. Stay hydrated. Remind your child to drink often, even when they don't feel thirsty while spending time outdoors or in the heat. Pack a refillable water bottle to make staying hydrated easier.
2. Practice sun safety. Kids should be dressed in light-colored, lightweight clothing and should use a sunscreen with an SPF of 30 or more every day.
3. Be safe in and around water. Remind your kids to follow all camp rules in and around pools, lakes and other bodies of water. Children should never be around water without a certified life guard on duty.
4. Protect against bugs. Using an insect repellent with no more than 30 percent DEET and avoiding scented soaps, lotions and hairsprays will help your kids keep the bugs at bay.

Dads should also make sure that the camp has all of their kids' emergency contact ...

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