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Summer Camps Willoughby OH

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

Pole Bridge Inc
(440) 259-2702
4045 S Ridge Rd
Perry, OH
 
Stoney Glen Camp
(440) 298-3264
Ford Rd
Thompson, OH
 
Heritage Hill Campgrounds Inc
(440) 298-1311
6445 Ledge Rd
Thompson, OH
 
Windrush Hollow Camp Inc
(440) 635-5050
15560 Mayfield Rd
Huntsburg, OH
 
Carthage Gap Camp
(740) 667-3072
22575 Brimstone Rd
Coolville, OH
 
Centerville Mills
(440) 543-8184
8558 Crackel Road
Chagrin Falls, NJ
 
Hosmer Lake
(440) 834-9190
16070 Tavern Rd
Burton, OH
 
Richards Campgrounds
(440) 298-3870
16780 Thompson Rd
Thompson, OH
 
Tri Country Kamp Inn
(440) 968-3400
17147 Gar Hwy
Montville, OH
 
Salt Fork Campgrounds
(740) 498-9294
75959 Vandalia Ln
Newcomerstown, OH
 

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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