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

Faith Christian School & Preschool
(954) 974-2404
6950 Royal Palm Boulevard
Pompano Beach, FL
 
Camp U S A South Inc
(954) 971-8188
2851 Hammondville Road
Pompano Beach, FL
 
Children`s World of Margate
(954) 974-7320
319 South State Road 7
Margate, FL
 
Alphabetland Camp Renegade
(954) 720-9034
7540 Southgate Boulevard
North Lauderdale, FL
 
Alphabetland Camp Renegade
(954) 752-4217
3901 Coral Springs Drive
Pompano Beach, FL
 
Alphabetland Camp Renegade
(954) 978-2900
2851 North State Road 7
Margate, FL
 
Golf View Estates Travel Trailer Park
(954) 972-4140
901 Northwest 31st Avenue
Pompano Beach, FL
 
Chesterbrook Academy
(954) 722-6161
8200 SW 17th St
N Lauderdale, FL
 
Highland Pines Travel Trailer Park
(954) 421-5372
875 Northeast 48th Street
Pompano Beach, FL
 
Camp Pinewood for Girls & Boys
(954) 752-0111
11150 Northwest 33rd Street
Coral Springs, 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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