Running a successful summer program involves many different aspects, including fun games, meals, adventures and above all, a healthy and safe environment. NETCHD would like to take this opportunity to share with you some information that will help ensure a successful summer program season.
Use the guidance document from Washington State Department of Health's COVID-19 Guidance for Overnight Group Summer Camps and Similar Activities to develop your procedure. Areas to customize for your organization are:
Camp Regulations: WAC 246-376 specifies many duties that the Camp Director needs to oversee to ensure a safe camp, including complying with state laws and regulations. These laws and regulations include provisions about levels of supervision, sanitation facilities, and sleeping/living quarters.
In addition to the camp rules, here are some other rules that may apply to the camp.
For questions regarding any rules and regulations for the above provisions please contact NETCHD's Environmental Health Department at 509-684-2262, Option #2 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.