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MWR’s Child and Youth Programs Presents

SUMMER DAY CAMP 2014 with Youth Activities and Camp Adventure!

Table of Contents

Summer Day Camp Philosophy/Goals Hours of Operation Support Site Youth Center & Capodichino CDC Registration Documents Needed/Hourly Care at Camp Eligibility/Priority for Care Payments Camp Fees How to Make Payments Availability of Subsidies Withdrawing from the Program Field Trips Bus Rules Summer Program New Summer Schedule Visiting the Program Clothing & More Meal & Snacks Special Request/Pass-Down Log Movies Keeping Cool Severe/Inclement Weather Communication Accident/Incident Reports Child Guidance, Unacceptable Behavior and Touch Policy Child Abuse & Neglect IdentiďŹ cation and Reporting Enrollment of Children with Special Needs and Illness Behavioral Support Illness Medical Emergencies Medication Child & Youth Behavioral Program Information Emergencies and Disaster Plan Procedures Photography/Toothbrushes/Quality Control and Safety Toys/Lost & Found Patron Satisfaction and Concern Procedures Child Supervision Chart All Child and Youth Programs at NSA Naples Questions and Concerns/Contacts

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~Summer Day Camp~ lled way for your child to make a lasting friendship this summer? MWR has invited Camp Adventure to provide summer recreation programs for the NSA Naples area youth of both DoD military and civilian personnel. The Summer Day Camp program is structured for children ages 6 (or 5 and completed kindergarten) through age 13. Program activities may include weekly field trips, swimming, arts and crafts, songs, games, and themed activities targeted towards individual age groups (5-6 yrs, 7 yrs, 8-9 yrs, & 10-13 yrs). Together, the Youth Activities Staff and Camp Adventure Staff are comprised of ed individuals who not only have excellent technical skills and an ability to lead youth, but they also operate using integrity, creativity, commitment, pride and sensitivity. MWR’s Summer Day Camp’s aim is to support youth development, while stressing fun and staying committed to both quality and excellence. Our mission at MWR School Age Care, Naples, Italy is to provide a safe and nurturing environment that promotes the physical, social, emotional, and cognitive development of all youth in our care while responding to the needs of military families, military readiness, and retention. As well, we strive to help our youth acquire autonomy, dence, responsibility and teamwork. Furthermore, it is our mission to work each day with the youth in our care to become outstanding individuals and role models in our community. We believe it is our responsibility to assist our youth in ict resolution skills, how to use their recreation time positively and how to make good decisions in their lives in and outside of our program. By doing these things, we hope to deter youth loneliness, drug/alcohol abuse, child abuse, youth suicide, youth crime and vandalism. Every attempt has been made to present accurate information, however MWR reserves the right to make alterations & changes to any and all of the summer Camp Adventure programs, rules, regulations and services at any time throughout the summer.


Philosophy Navy Child and Youth Programs (CYP) provides high quality educational and recreational programs for children and youth. Teams of caring, knowledgeable professionals plan developmentally appropriate programs that are responsive to the unique needs, abilities, and interests of children. Our staff fosters a sense of independence, trust and responsibility within each child through understanding and respectful interactions. Likewise, through positive relationships, our programs respect and support the ideals, cultures, and values of families in their task of nurturing children and youth. We are advocates for children, families, and the child and youth professionals within our programs and surrounding communities. Goals • Build physical development and skills • Promote social competence and positive relationships with others • Foster emotional • well-being and a sense • of trust and respect for self and others • Encourage children to think, reason, question, • and experiment • Develop initiative, problem-solving, and decision-making skills • Advance creative expression, representation, and appreciation for the arts • Promote language and literacy development • Develop self-discipline and the ability to seek out and complete self-selected tasks • Cultivate respect and appreciation of differences and the uniqueness of diverse cultures and traditions, support sound health, safety, and nutritional practices 4

Hours of Operation

Support Site Youth Center Monday-Friday 6 a.m. - 6 p.m. Closed 4th of July

Support Site Youth Center at the Support Site Youth Center. Late Pick-Up Fee A late pick-up fee will be charged to any parent picking up their child after the Youth Center closes at 6 p.m. General Pick-up & Sign-out Information A parent/guardian is REQUIRED to sign their child in and out each day at our front desk. If a parent wishes to send someone who is not on the emergency contact list to pick up a child, a Special Request Form must be completed in advance authorizing the child’s release to the individual. 1754.7), the following applies: Children 12 years and older are able to sign in and out of the program with a completed le. Children younger than 12 years of age cannot check themselves in or out of our Camp Program. A sibling, 12 years or older, may sign a child in/out of the program with a proper written documentation from the parent or guardian.

Carney Park (Tuesdays & Fridays) Carney Park on our eld trip days, they must be dropped off no earlier than 9:30 a.m. and not before the bus’ arrival at Carney Park and picked up no later than 3 p.m. A parent or guardian who is dropping their child off at Carney Park must sign their child in/out at Gazebo #2 where the Camp is held. 5

~Registration~ Documents Needed To Register For Camp* All required paperwork must be current and completed prior to admittance into the Camp Adventure program. The forms to be completed and the documents to bring include: cation


Naples Instruction 1740.1B)**

Application for Child Care fees, Parent Fee Agreement, Health History, Emergency Card, Child Release Form, Guidance Policy, Computer Safety form and any other forms deemed necessary by the Youth Activities staff. *No child will be accepted into Camp without ALL the necessary documentation. **A letter of initiation from the command is required while awaiting the Commanding Officer’s signature on the Family Care Plan. Plan must be completed within 60 days of the start of care, or care may be denied. All forms must be updated annually and when any pertinent changes occur to the information. Hourly Care Rates Any eligible parent requiring care other than full-time can use hourly care in the summer camp program. Hourly care may be used in any situation and for any reason. Priorities used to place full-time children are not relevant for hourly care families. Hourly care spaces are available on rst-serve basis, and as a result, all parents have equal access to spaces. Hourly care at Camp may only be utilized for up to 25 hours per child per week and will be at a rate of $4 per hour, or any portion thereof, regardless of TFI category. Please note: We will not accept any children for hourly care on/off base field trip days. 6

Eligibility The MWR Youth Activities program in Naples, Italy is open to dependent children of Active Duty Military Personnel, DoD Civilian Personnel, and Reservists (on active duty, on orders, or in training) between the ages of 6 and 13 years old entering grades 1 through 7. It is also open to the NATO community personnel possessing an MWR privilege card for their child. ed. Priority for Care 1. Active Duty single parents with custody and Active Duty dual military parents. 2. All other Active Duty with a full time working spouse or spouses who are a full-time student with documentation. 3. Civilian single parents with custody and dual Civilian parents. 4. Civilian employees with a full time working spouse or a spouse who is a full time student with documentation. 5. Active Duty and Civilians with a spouse looking for employment (90 day) 6. Reservist on Active Duty Priority and Contractors with a full-time working spouse. 7. NATO Active Duty members with MWR Privilege Pass.

~Payments~ Camp Fees Youth Activities Summer Day Camp 2014 fees are based on the School Age Care (SAC) sliding weekly fee scale. A current LES statement of all adults who contribute to the Total Family Income gured correctly. All camp participants must make full payment by 6 p.m. on the Wednesday PRIOR to the week of camp the child will be attending to ensure their space in camp (no exceptions made). Fees are based on a weekly rate, no matter how many days the child attends, and will not be prorated. Late Payment Pick-Up Fee Late pick-up fees will be charged to parents picking up their child after the Center closes at 6 p.m. The late pick-up fee will be charged at the rate of $1 per minute per child for every minute after 6 p.m. (not to exceed $15 per child per incident). At 6 p.m. we will attempt to contact parents, but if we cannot reach them after 15 minutes, and the child still has not been picked up, we will le. If after 30 minutes the parents or emergency pick-ups have not been able to be contacted, NSA Security, the Command Duty ed of the situation. Repeated occurrences of late pick-up of of children will be documented and may result in a suspension of Camp privileges for the family.


How to Make Payments Payments may be made at the Support Site Youth Center or either CDC. Hours for payments are: -Support Site Youth Center: 6 p.m. - 6 p.m., Monday through Friday. -Capodichino CDC: 6:30 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. -Support Site CDC: 6 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. culty making your payment on time, please contact our Youth Center ce at the Support Site for assistance.

Credit Card Payments over the phone: it appears on the credit card being used. ed service you are paying for. rst. Availability of Subsidies Our Summer Day Camp program is subsidized for all patrons by government appropriated fund dollars and thus we are able to pass this savings incrementally to our patrons through a sliding fee scale based on total family income. Unfortunately, no additional subsidies are nd yourself unable to afford the cost of care in our cial nancial hardships. Whatever your situation may be, there is help on base to ease your stress – it is simply a matter of connecting you with the right program to meet your family’s individual needs. Withdrawing From the Program Camp is offered on a weekly basis throughout the summer months. Refunds will be provided should you cancel your child’s reservation prior to Monday, however will not be refunded after the week has begun.


~Field Trips~ Fridays: All campers will enjoy a fun-filled day at Carney Park. The buses will depart the Support Site promptly at 8 a.m. (please drop them off NLT 8 a.m.) to ensure our campers get the most out of their day! While at the Park, campers will enjoy nature hikes, arts & crafts, sports & games and best of all ... swimming! Please remember to send your child with sunscreen, their bathing suit and a towel. Lunches and snacks will be provided by our CDC kitchen. At the end of the day, our busses begin boarding at 3 p.m. and will depart the Park by 3:30 p.m. If you desire to pick up your child at Carney Park, please do so by 3 p.m. in order to assist us in accountability. The buses are estimated to arrive at the Support Site at approximately 4:15 p.m. Be aware that buses may be early or delayed, due to circumstances beyond our control (traffic, weather, etc.). We reserve the right to alter our field trip schedule at any time in order to best meet our administrative or programming demands. The Support Site Youth Center will be contacted when buses are not running on schedule due to unforeseen reasons. eld trip bus, you will need to drive them to Carney Park to have them participate in the Day Camp program that day. No alternative care will be provided at the Support Site for late arrivals or additional transportation. Tuesdays: In addition to Carney Park field trips on week 2, 4 and 6, both Adventure Plus and Summer Camp will be going on off base field trips. Please check the weekly schedule and newsletter for more specific departure times and agendas. Furthermore, on week 1, 3, 5, 7, 8 and 9, Adventure Plus will be at Carney Park for hiking, archery and other outdoor activities. Note: 8 a.m. departure times still apply. Bus Rules In order to provide safe transportation for your child, we are asking that your child adheres to the following bus rules: oor as possible). and returned to the parent at the end of the day.


ghting will result in immediate disciplinary action. will be stored in the bottom of the bus until our arrival to camp.


~Summer Program


New Summer Schedule This camp is run week to week. Parents may register their child for whichever weeks they would like them to attend. Withdrawal slips are not required, however, if your child is going to miss a day or two of camp, please notify CYP staff. No refunds are given for missed days of camp. Week Numbers Week 1: Week 2: Week 3: Week 4: Week 5: Week 6: Week 7: Week 8: Week 9: Week 10:

Dates June 16-20 June 23-27 June 30-July 3 July 7-11 July 14-18 July 21-25 July 28-August 1 August 4-8 August 11-15 August 18-22

Fin’tastic Ocean Jamboree Amazon Jungle Rumble Star Spangled Spirit Spectacular Flower Leis and Sunny Days Viking Snails and Dragon Tails Supersonic Tunnel Through Time Amazing All-Star Sports Kalahari Safari Surprise Madcap Museum at Midnight Super Space Station Celebration

Camp T-shirts will be issued to every child and must be worn on Tuesday or Friday when we are on field trips. Your child will be issued a field trip t-shirt upon registration, (one shirt per child, per summer program).


Visiting the Program We invite all parents to visit the program at any time. Please stop by the Support Site front desk or the Carney Park Youth Center to sign in and receive a visitor’s pass before joining your child. Clothing & More


• Closed-toe shoes with non-slip soles and a back strap, or tennis shoes, are required footwear for camp. Children in opened-toe shoes will not be allowed to attend camp and will be turned away. • Water shoes and/or Crocs are needed for Tuesdays when the children participate in water play. This is a safety issue because in previous years we have had bee issues. • Children should bring sunscreen every day. It is advisable that any children with sensitive skin also wear a hat. • Footwear needs to fit properly and cover the toes. This type of footwear is required due to the vigorous activities that take place throughout the day. Please do not send your child in flip flops or sandals. • Comfortable clothing should be worn. Please keep in mind that many outdoor activities are planned each day and the weather will be hot!

Meals & Snacks Breakfast, afternoon snack, as well as lunch will be provided daily by MWR and served at the following times: Breakfast Lunch Afternoon Snack

7:30-8 a.m. 11 a.m.-Noon 2-3 p.m.

All snacks and meals will follow USDA guidelines for serving sizes and nutritional composition. uids are provided throughout the day to ensure the children do not become dehydrated. Should your child desire to bring their own lunch, please clearly label your child’s lunch and make sure it is a peanut-free food. Refrigeration will not be available for lunches, so please provide lunches that do not need refrigeration. Additionally, there will be no access to a microwave for any child. If you’re providing your child’s snack or lunch, please make it healthy: soda and sugary treats are not allowed at camp. Special Request/Pass-Down Log If a parent does not want his/her child to participate in any particular activity or has information to pass to a recreation aid or counselor, a Special Request Form is available to facilitate communication. Special Request Forms can be obtained at the Support Site Youth Center. It is a parent’s responsibility to ensure that the form is filled out and turned in prior to the activity’s start date. Verbal authorization over the phone will not be accepted. Special Request Forms are also to authorize us to transport your child to a MWR-managed youth program. We apologize, but we cannot support individual/private lessons. Boy Scout Camp, Socccer ASC Soccer Camp, Vacation Bible School or any other such activity with the exception of the summer’s enrichment program. Furthermore, when completing the special request, make sure to include the required information (grade, teacher, etc) to insure that we get your child to the correct class.


Movies All movies viewed will be rated PG or G and movie titles and pertinent information will be posted in each of our centers and in the Camp Adventure weekly newsletter. It is the parent’s responsibility to look for the movie title of the week in these locations or contact us for the information, if needed. If a parent does not give permission for their child to watch a particular movie, a written notice le. Any child not watching the movie, will be provided with facility based programming.

Keeping Cool

Arts and Crafts: Arts and crafts will be conducted throughout the summer in an air-conditioned facility. Quiet Time: During each week, there will be various opportunities for campers to come inside, with their group, to an air-conditioned facility to read a book, attend the base theater, play games, and participate in other quiet activities to relax and cool off. Pool Time: Every Wednesday and Friday afternoon, the children get the opportunity to swim and play at the base pools. Severe/Inclement Weather Emergencies In the event of severe or inclement weather, the children will be sheltered until camp is over for the day or it is safe enough to resume outdoor activity. See page 19, Emergencies and Disaster Plan Procedures for more details. 12

~Communication~ Accident/Incident Reports If an accident or incident occurs while your child is at Camp, or in our Before and After Care ll out a written report. These reports will provide you with detailed information regarding the nature of the accident or incident and what was done to remedy the situation. Upon receipt of an incident/accident report, parents are requested to sign le with Youth Activities. If a parent would like more information regarding the incident, we will provide it within 24 hours. The original copy of the report will be kept on le with the Youth Activities department. Each week, a newsletter is created to inform parents on the weekly menu, fieldtrip destinations and special programs being offered. These newsletters are not only available within our facilities, but also sent to parents via email. Should you not receive an email from us by the first week, please notify us. Child Guidance, Unacceptable Behavior and Touch Policy ed immediately of any serious incident involving their child. Unacceptable behavior may result in loss of enrollment if not corrected. The staff will work closely with the parents to help redirect a child’s inappropriate behavior. Unacceptable behavior includes, but is not limited to:

ts of the program The camp guidance process is as follows:

the privilege of attending camp until the parents, child, and the administrator come to an agreement on a behavior plan to prevent further unacceptable incidents) 13

If a child is physically or verbally abusive or aggressive towards other children or staff members, the parents or emergency contact (in case we are unable to reach the parents) will be notified and will be asked to pick up the child immediately, or no longer than 1 hour from notification. The Family Service Center Social Worker and/or counselor may be consulted in order to achieve a complete evaluation of any child involved in serious discipline situations. No refunds or transfer of fees will be given for an absence due to unacceptable behavioral suspension. Child Abuse & Neglect Identification and Reporting All Camp Adventure staff members are required to report suspected cases of child abuse or neglect to Family Advocacy immediately. Allegations of abuse perpetrated by staff will require immediate reassignment of that staff member and review by Family Advocacy. The Child Abuse Hotline (FAP) number is COMM. 081-811-6533, and to reach them after hours and on the weekend is 335-727-4865.


~Enrollment of Children with Special Needs and Illness~ Behavioral Support One of the problems that impacts quality child care for children with special needs, including those children who have not been formally identified is the lack of shared information between youth programs, DoDDs schools and medical (EDIS). In an effort to enhance inter-coordination among agencies serving our youth, the base Local Intercomponent Coordinating Committee (LICC) has established the Request for Information Release Form. The principal purpose of this form is to allow us to discuss child-related concerns, exchange basic information for services provided and impart background information with a child’s teacher, therapist, counselor or physician. This program has been established to help us meet the needs of children with medical conditions (hearing impairment, medications, etc.) and behavioral difficulties (ADD, ADHD, aggressive behavior, etc). Disclosing information is voluntary; however, failure to provide information can result in the discontinuation of services. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, no child who meets the basic age and eligibility requirements may, solely on the basis of handicap, be excluded from programs when reasonable accommodations can be made to meet the special needs of the child. If a child is a part of the Exceptional Family Member Program or annotates any health problems on the registration form, we respectfully request to have a meeting with the parents prior to the child’s first day of camp in order to ensure that we are able to meet the child’s health needs (i.e. prepare the staff for communication problems, what response will be required should an allergic reaction occur, and more). At this time we may request information from the child’s physician and/or counselor to assist us in creating the best possible experience for the child. Our hope is to ensure that our staff is prepared to care for and create an environment where every child can be successful, regardless of medical or physical conditions such as ADD, ADHD, seizures, etc. We thank you in advance for your cooperation and support.


Illness If a child becomes ill during camp, a staff member will assess the child’s state. If the staff cannot provide relief for the child and/or the child is unable to effectively participate in the planned activities due to this illness, the staff will call the parent to come pick up the child. Youth Activities and Camp Adventure are not equipped to provide medical care even for mildly sick children. A parent or designated emergency contact must pick up the child within 1 hour of receiving notification of the child’s illness. An emergency contact will be called to pick up the child if the parent cannot be reached and/or cannot pick up the child in a timely manner. If your child is sent home sick or ill from camp, they may not return to the program for 24 hours unless they have a note of clearance to return from their doctor. Refunds will not be given due to illness, once Day Summer Camp has started. Medical Emergencies In the event medical assistance is needed, a staff member, who is First Aid/CPR qualified will administer care. The parent will be notified by phone and a report will be written. If the situation warrants, Youth Activities will request emergency medical assistance from the U.S. Naval Medical Hospital at the Support Site. If the parent cannot be reached, the emergency contact will be notified. If the parent or contact person does not arrive before emergency transport, the Youth Activities and/or Camp Adventure Director or appointed supervisor will accompany the child to the hospital. In the event of a sudden severe injury or illness that requires immediate treatment, when at Carney Park your child may be transported to a local Italian hospital, accompanied by staff members for medical care. Medication Staff members are not authorized to administer any medication to children for acute illnesses. However, Youth Activities staff members will administer medication for those children requiring doses during the day camp for a chronic illness (i.e. asthma, ADD, etc.) with the completion of the Permission of Medication Form to be filled out by the child’s physician. Parents and staff are required to sign the medication log everyday. On a daily basis, only the correct dosage of medication for that day, in the original pharmacy container, shall be provided to the Youth Activities Program. All medication will be locked in a secure location at the Youth Activities building; however, medication will not be kept overnight. We do ask that parents, if possible, try to alter their routines so that the medication is not needed at the Day Camp Program. For the safety of all children in our program, please DO NOT send any medications in your child’s backpack (i.e. cough drops, inhalers, EpiPens, etc.)


Child & Youth Behavioral Program Due to the unique challenges faced by military families, the Department of Defense is offering this private and confidential non-medical counseling service to Service members, families, children, and staff of Child and Youth Programs (CYP), Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Schools, Local Education Agencies (LEA), DoDEA/CYP summer programs, National Military Family Association Operation Purple Camps, Guard/Reserve Camps, and Operation Military Kids Camps. The Child and Youth Behavioral Military & Family Life Consultant will assist and support the staff and work with children and families. In their role as consultant, they are available to: • Observe, participate, and engage in activities with children and youth • Provide direct interventions in classroom, camp or Family Child Care (FCC) settings; assist staff in managing the situation and setting boundaries • Model behavioral management techniques and provide feedback to staff • Suggest courses of age appropriate behavioral interventions to enhance coping and behavioral skills • Outreach to parents • Facilitate psycho-educational groups at Child and Youth Programs • Conduct trainings for staff and parents • Recommend referrals to military social services and other resources as needed Subject areas may include but are not limited to the following: • Self-esteem/self-confidence • Communication • Behavioral management techniques • Resolving conflicts • Sibling/parental relationships • Managing anger • Bullying • Deployment and reintegration issues The consultant will also work with our Day Camp children being available to talk to the children, facilitate group activities and be involved in such a way as to enhance the children’s experiences. At no time will the consultant meet individually with a child without being in line of sight of a CYP, DoDEA, LEA, or camp employee or a parent/guardian. • The consultant may use only materials for trainings, groups, and other activities that have been approved by DoD. The consultant is available to accommodate appointments and meetings/activities after hours and on the weekend with advance notice. For more information, please speak to us at DSN 629-4722 or COMM. 081-811-4722 or call the consultant direct at 338-736-3720. 17

~Information~ Emergencies and Disaster Plan Procedures In the event of severe or inclement weather, the children will be sheltered until camp is over for the day or it is safe enough to resume outdoor activity. At Carney Park, The Lion’s Den, Youth Center, Recreation Center and Yurts are all used in the event of severe weather. The Support Site Youth Center will be notified should we run late on pick-up or delivery. Our Child and Youth Programs have a comprehensive Disaster Preparedness Plan that covers all possible instances of emergency situations. If you would like to view this plan, please ask any of our front desk staff for assistance. Photography Parents wishing to photograph their child’s group must first notify the Camp Director and School Age Care Director. As part of the enrollment process, parents are requested to complete a consent form that permits the taking of photos by parents, staff and other persons listed on the consent form. Toothbrushes The American Dental Association recommends that any child spending more than 8 hours at one location have an opportunity to brush their teeth. It is advisable that each child brings a toothbrush and toothpaste with them to Camp, daily. There will be an opportunity after lunch for children to brush their teeth. Quality Control and Safety • Daily, the playground is inspected by our Camp Staff with any infractions being reported to the Camp Director for action. • Monthly, our Camp Office is inspected by a representative from Preventive Medicine at the Hospital. They inspect our bathrooms and kitchen for health hazards. • Monthly, a representative from the base Fire Department inspects our facility for fire safety hazards. • Quarterly, a representative from the base Safety Department inspects our facilities for safety hazards.


Toys Children are not allowed to bring toys or other personal objects to Camp. Doing so could result in confiscation of the object and/or suspension from Camp. We are not responsible for personal possessions that are lost, stolen or damaged while at Camp or the Before and After Care program. Lost and Found All lost and found items will be placed in a box inside the Support Site Youth Center. Every two weeks items in the box will be discarded. It is each child’s responsibility to keep track

of their own personal items. The Carney Park pool and the Support Site pools also have a lost and found box, which we are not responsible for maintaining. It is the parent’s responsibility to check both locations, if looking for any lost items.

Patron Satisfaction and Concern Procedures MWR Youth Activities and Camp Adventure staff look forward to working with parents in an effort to make this summer fun and exciting for all children. Should you have any questions or concerns we encourage you to bring it to our attention as soon as possible. Parents may simply request a meeting with our Camp Director or the Assistant Youth Director, via the Operations Clerk or by calling DSN 629-4722 or COMM. 081-811-4722. Parents may also complete a comment card at anytime. Additionally, surveys are distributed in August by the Camp Adventure program, please ensure you complete one when we distribute them.


~Child Supervision Chart~ US NAVSUPPACT, NAPLES, ITALY (Reference NAVSUPPACT NAPLES INST 1754.7A) Parents are responsible for the behavior, safety, proper discipline and well being of their children, regardless of age. Parents should assess their child’s developmental and maturity levels, and if necessary raise the minimum age limits outlined below.

* Children under 12 years of age will not baby-sit other children, including their siblings. Baby sitters 12 to 15 years of ag may supervise until midnight but are not allowed to sit all night. Adolescents 14 to 15 years of age who have completed the Red Cross babysitting course are eligible to babysit until 2 a.m.


Age of Child

Left unattended in quarters, playground, outside of playground

Left alone overnight

Left unattended in car

Baby-sit others

Unattended in public areas

Walk to school

Left in quarters, vacation, TAD

Newborn to 4 yrs








5-6 yrs

YES (with adult within hearing or visual contact)




YES (with adult within hearing or visual contact)

YES (6 yrs old)


7-9 yrs

YES (may be left for short periods of time with access to an adult)




YES (with adult within hearing or visual contact)



10-15 yrs




*YES (12 yrs and above)




16+ yrs


YES (with access to an adult)





YES (with telephone access to an adult)

~All Child and Youth Programs at NSA Naples~ Child Development Centers: There are two Centers (one located at Capodichino and the other at Support Site) who care for children age 6 weeks to 5 years. Both of our Centers are NAEYC accredited programs. ce located within the CDC Support Site to register for either Center or call DSN 629-4989 or COMM. 081-811-4989. Child Development Homes: CYP also manages a CDH program that provides home-based child care services ed independent private contractors in their government leased residence. Care for infants to children up to 12 years can be acquired. ce located within the CDC Support Site to seek availability of care for your child or call DSN 629-4989 or COMM. 081-811-4989. Teen Center: Our Teen Center is open on Monday-Thursday, Noon-8 p.m.; on Friday, Noon-10 p.m.; and on Saturdays, 1:30-10 p.m. (during the summer months). This program is for those teens entering 7th grade through 12th grade. Youth Sports Program: During the summer months, Youth Sports offers clinics and events. Please check out our tness programs we have scheduled for summer 2014. School Age Care: During the school year, Youth Programs manages a School Age Care program that cares for children in 1st grade through 6th grade. Before and After School care ce located within the CDC Support Site to seek availability of care for your child or call DSN 629-4989 or COMM. 081-811-4989.



? ~Questions and Concerns~ All questions or concerns should be directed to the School Age Care Director PSC 808 Box 9 FPO, AE 09618 DSN 629-4722 or COMM. 081-811-4722 ~Contacts~ (Tuesdays and Fridays only) (Cell Phone) 331-197-4140 Nina Delucchi Assistant Youth Director DSN 629-4731 or Comm. 081-811-4731 Cathy Knapp Youth Activities Director DSN 629-7456 or Comm. 081-811-7456 Chris Kasparek Installation CYP Director DSN 629-4390 or Comm. 081-811-4390 Parents, remember that we have excellent recreational opportunities for your child or teen all summer long, please check out our website at for everything we are offering this summer.

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Carney Park Naples, Italy

Carney Park is one of the most unique parks in Europe due to its location within an extinct volcanic crater. It is a 96-acre recreation area with a variety of facilities and programs, including a golf course. Founded in 1966, the park is one of the major sites for Youth Activities & Youth Sports outdoor programs.

Summer Day Camp 2014 with Youth Activities and Camp Adventure!

Summer Day Camp 2014 Handbook