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Summer Camps Indianapolis IN

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

Lake Haven Retreat Llc
(317) 807-2267
1951 W Edgewood Ave
Indianapolis, IN
Indiana State Fairgrounds
(317) 927-7523
1202 E 38th St
Indianapolis, IN
Camp Nothingmuchere
(317) 896-3942
1927 W 156th St
Westfield, IN
3-point Lake Campgrounds
(317) 831-5120
1088 Bunker Hill Rd
Mooresville, IN
Walnut Grove Campground
(317) 835-4466
7440 N 400 W
Fairland, IN
Raceview Family Campground
(317) 852-5115
9801 E County Road 300 N
Indianapolis, IN
Indianapolis Racquet Club
(317) 545-2228
4901 North Shadeland Avenue
Indianapolis, IN
River Bend Campground
(317) 773-3333
21695 State Road 37 N
Noblesville, IN
Echo Lake Rv Park
(317) 831-1090
849 Echo Lake Dr
Mooresville, IN
Mohawk Campground
(317) 326-3393
756 W 375 N
Greenfield, IN

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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