From Chantilly, Virginia, USA:
We have an child (age 11) who will be attending an overnight camp for one week. It is not a diabetes camp. The camp is aware of our child's diabetes and has a certified EMT on staff. Our child is able to provide his own care. Do you have a suggested outline for a letter of instruction that we can provide the camp?
I would prepare something based on a letter to school. We have the following resources which you can use:
From Diabetes Management at School, the following might be best:
- Acute Emergencies of Diabetes,
- Actions for Coaches and Physical Education Teachers, and
- Actions for Food Service Personnel.
Original posting 12 Sep 2000
Posted to Social Issues: School and Daycare
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:14
This Internet site provides information of a general nature and is designed for educational purposes only. If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your child, you should always consult with a physician or other health care professional.
This site is published by T-1 Today, Inc. (d/b/a Children with Diabetes), a 501c3 not-for-profit organization, which is responsible for its contents. Our mission is to provide education and support to families living with type 1 diabetes.
© Children with Diabetes, Inc. 1995-2016. Comments and Feedback.