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

Acadiana Wilderness Campground
(318) 662-5154
2975 Interstate 49 S
Sunset, LA
Bayou Wilderness Rv Resort Inc
(337) 896-0598
201 Saint Clair Rd
Carencro, LA
Monroe Shilo Rv & Travel Park
(318) 343-6098
7300 Frontage Rd
Monroe, LA
River Oaks Mobile Home Park
(225) 749-0121
1030 N Alexander Ave
Port Allen, LA
Tranquility Bay Landing
(318) 645-6551
69 Yonkers Dr
Zwolle, LA
David's Trailer & Rv Park
(337) 684-5371
112 Tan St
Church Point, LA
Dogwood Ridge Camper Park
(318) 352-8619
5060 Highway 3278
Natchitoches, LA
Punkin Park Campground
(985) 567-3418
43037 N Billville Rd
Hammond, LA
Deluxe Mobile Home Park
(318) 343-1234
5204 Desiard St
Monroe, LA
Midway Trailer Park
(337) 365-5990
1773 Duchamp Rd
Broussard, 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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