dad dads
Returning User? Login Here

Summer Camps Houma 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 Houma and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Carriage Cove Mobile Home Park
(985) 872-2756
9241 Park Ave
Houma, LA
Grand Bois Campsite
(985) 594-7410
470 Highway 24
Bourg, LA
Capri Court
(985) 879-4288
105 Capri Ct
Houma, LA
Quiet Oaks Rv Park
(318) 756-2230
18159 Tv Tower Rd.
Kinder, LA
Morgan City Rv Park
(985) 385-4813
7100 Highway 90 E
Morgan City, LA
Capri Court
(985) 879-4288
105 Capri Ct
Houma, LA
Tchefuncte Family Campground
(985) 796-3654
Highway 40 W
Folsom, LA
Maison Royale Mobile Home Park
(337) 365-8457
1579 Duchamp Rd
Broussard, LA
False River Rv Park
(225) 627-4450
7343 False River Rd
Oscar, LA
James Mobile Campground
(337) 439-4422
6336 E Opelousas St
Lake Charles, 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 ...

Click here to read the rest of this article from