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Summer Camps Jacksonville AR

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

Oakley Estate Mobile Home Park
(501) 982-4014
2613 Coffelt Road Lot 61
Jacksonville, AR
 
RV Rebuilding & Repair
(501) 771-4496
6601 Lumsden Road
North Little Rock, AR
 
GOSS Camper Sales Inc
(501) 455-8677
13300 Highway I 30 Exit 12
Little Rock, AR
 
Pfeifer Camp
(501) 821-3714
5512 Ferndale Cut Off Road
Little Rock, AR
 
Medical Camps of Arkansas Inc
(501) 312-1083
18 Corporate Hill Drive
Little Rock, AR
 
Funtime Recreational Vehicle & Camper RN
(501) 835-0620
8328 Warden Road
North Little Rock, AR
 
KOA Kampground
(501) 758-4598
7820 Kampground Way
North Little Rock, AR
 
Little Rock Athletic Club
(501) 225-3600
4610 Sam Peck Road
Little Rock, AR
 
Gunter`s RV Sales & Service
(501) 796-3739
1457 Highway 64 East
Vilonia, AR
 
Camp Aldersgate Inc - Administrative Office
(501) 225-1444
2000 Aldersgate Road
Little Rock, AR
 

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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