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Summer Camps Miami Lakes FL

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 Miami Lakes and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Dade Christian School
(305) 822-7690
6601 Northwest 167th Street
Hialeah, FL
Chesterbrook Academy
(954) 431-4224
14900 Northwest 20th Street
Pembroke Pines, FL
Sawgrass Recreation Park
(954) 389-0202
1005 Us Highway 27
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Yacht Haven Recreation & Docks
(954) 583-2322
2323 W State Road 84
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Kids Under Construction
(954) 385-8155
4466 Weston Road
Davie, FL
Growing Bright Enrichment Center
(954) 441-1260
18239 Pines Boulevard
Pembroke Pines, FL
M E Thompson Park
(305) 821-5122
16665 Nw 177th Ave
Hialeah, FL
12th Street Mobile Corporation
(954) 761-8775
1144 Ne 7th Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Candlelight Park
(954) 791-5023
5731 S State Road 7
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Everglades Holiday Park
(954) 434-8111
21940 Griffin Rd
Fort Lauderdale, FL

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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