Home Sickness Tips
Have cadet pack with you, so they know what they have as well as know how to pack at the end of camp
Have the kit list with you while you pack so you do not forget anything
Mark all of the cadet’s items with a permanent marker
Do not pack valuables to bring. There is a chance that things could get dirty, stolen or lost
It is alright to bring stuffed animals, but please only bring 1 or 2.
Use appropriate kit bags. Please do not send anything in plastic garbage bags
Water shoes are very important in preventing injury while sailing and canoeing. The water shoes can be as simple as an old pair of sneakers. We do ask that you send a closed toe pair of shoes.
Make sure you mark water shoes as well. This item is usually the one thing at camp that 10 cadets will have the same of
All medication will be handed into the medical officer
Medication MUST be in original packaging. No pill dispensers. If it is not in original packaging we WILL NOT hand out the medication
The pharmacist will put medication in to bubble packs if asked. Bubble packs make things simpler for the medical officer allowing them to see when and what needs to be taken while still having all medication information there
Make sure there is enough medication for 7 days!
Educate Cadets on the Importance of Drinking Water
Items not Allowed at Summer Camp
Electronics with exceptions of cameras
Markers (permanent or Washable)
Knives or any other weapon
Perfume and cologne
***** If any of items are brought they will be confiscated and there is a chance that they will not get it back *****