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

Myers Landing
(337) 774-2338
169 Myers Landing Rd
Lake Arthur, LA
 
Quiet Oaks Rv Park
(337) 756-2230
18159 Tv Tower Rd
Fenton, LA
 
Chase's Rv Park
(337) 365-9865
3004 Weeks Island Rd
New Iberia, LA
 
Shady Lake Rv Park
(337) 239-4674
168 Sapphire Ln
Leesville, LA
 
Deluxe Mobile Home Park
(318) 343-1234
5204 Desiard St
Monroe, LA
 
Hub Trailer Park
(337) 783-7167
1819 N Parkerson Ave
Crowley, LA
 
Paradise Grocery
(318) 640-1492
4902 Monroe Hwy
Pineville, LA
 
Cajun Campground
(337) 457-5753
5552 Highway 190
Eunice, LA
 
Tall Pines Rv Park
(337) 433-2038
3329 Houston River Rd
Westlake, LA
 
Betty's Rv Park
(337) 893-7057
2118 S. State St.
Abbeville, 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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