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Summer Camps Danbury CT

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 Danbury and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

St Joseph`s After School Club
(203) 748-0456
370 Main Street
Danbury, CT
 
Camp Candlewood Girl Scouts
(203) 746-3497
29 Bogus Hill Road
New Fairfield, CT
 
Redding Country Club - Professional Shop
(203) 938-2397
109 Lonetown Road
Redding, CT
 
Cullens Youth Association Inc
(203) 426-1799
72 Taunton Lake Road
Newtown, CT
 
Car Racks Direct
(203) 762-8797
80 Danbury Road
Wilton, CT
 
Cap City
(203) 792-5172
115 Federal Road
Danbury, CT
 
Union Camp Corporation
(203) 426-9262
1 Edmund Road
Newtown, CT
 
Covered Bridge Day Camp & Conservation Center
(203) 426-5538
Covered Bridge Road
Newtown, CT
 
Camp Playland of Redding
(203) 438-1711
27 Starrs Ridge Road
Redding, CT
 
Four Seasons Racquet Club LLC
(203) 762-2423
589 Danbury Road
Wilton, CT
 

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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