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Summer Camps Los Angeles CA

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 Los Angeles and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Camp Mariastella
(213) 745-7870
2303 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA
The Salvation Army - MT Crags Camp Calb
(818) 222-6327
2670 Griffin Avenue
Los Angeles, CA
The Glove Club
(800)252-2425, (800)254-2552
1812 North Vermont Avenue
Los Angeles, CA
Camp Arev
(818) 507-0922
609 East Colorado Street
Glendale, CA
Childtime Learning Centers
(626) 289-3823
1418 South Vega Street
Alhambra, CA
Campers Corner
(213) 614-0577
720 East 7th Street
Los Angeles, CA
Griffith Park Boys Camp
(323) 664-0571
4730 Crystal Springs Drive
Los Angeles, CA
California Chess Club
(310) 473-2435
11610 W Olympc Blvd
Los Angeles, CA
Fellowship Christian Youth Camps Inc
(562) 806-1257
8000 Scout Avenue
Bell Gardens, CA
Camp Ronald McDonald for Good Times
(310) 268-8488
1954 Cotner Avenue
Los Angeles, CA

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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