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Summer Camps Franklinton LA

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

Folsum Hills Resort
(985) 796-8463
41621 Mockingbird Hill Rd
Franklinton, LA
Tchefuncte Family Campground
(985) 796-3654
Highway 40 W
Folsom, LA
Lazy-j Campgrounds
(985) 886-3701
32319 Campground Rd
Bush, LA
Cajun Country Campground
(225) 383-8554
4667 Rebelle Ln
Port Allen, LA
New Orleans Rv Campground
(504) 274-0824
6001 France Road
New Orleans, LA
Ron-son Bear Village Trailer
(985) 839-5226
42175 Highway 16
Franklinton, LA
Clear Water Creek Resort Inc
(985) 732-5555
60407 Spring Valley Rd
Bogalusa, LA
Poverty Hill Rv Park
(985) 886-9965
82505 Five Lakes Rd
Bush, LA
Great Discovery Campground
(985) 229-7194
287 Inspiration Park Dr
Kentwood, LA
Southern Leisure Inc
(318) 256-3453
114 Southern Leisure Rd
Many, LA

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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