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Summer Camps Phoenix AZ

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

Camper Boot Specialists
(602) 263-9267
2400 West Indian School Road
Phoenix, AZ
 
Chuck`s Speed & RV Center
(602) 266-5101
2923 West Weldon Avenue
Phoenix, AZ
 
Sun City R V - Sales
(602) 678-4040
8833 North Black Canyon Highway
Phoenix, AZ
 
D & R`S Family RV
(623) 842-1265
6344 West Orangewood Avenue Suite 7
Glendale, AZ
 
Desert Edge Rv Park
(623) 587-0940
22623 Black Canyon
Phoenix, AZ
 
Michigan RV & Mobil Home Park
(602) 269-0122
3140 West Osborn Road Ofc
Phoenix, AZ
 
El Caro Golf Club
(602) 995-3664
2222 West Royal Palm Road
Phoenix, AZ
 
Camp Shadow Pines
(602) 952-1312
4820 East White Gates Drive
Phoenix, AZ
 
Barton`s Summer Day Camps
(480) 948-7520
6050 North Invergordon Road
Paradise Valley, AZ
 
Sandyman R.V. Park
(602) 482-2781
14619 North 23rd Place
Phoenix, AZ
 

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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