This is where you will find some of the FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS about ¬†R Camp and Teen Camp. If you don’t see an answer to your question here, please email us at email@example.com
1. Where is Camp HOPE for Kids located?
129 Yerger Road, Schwenksville, PA 19473
2. How do I register my child (ren) for Camp?
Click the REGISTER button on the home page.
3. What to Pack and what NOT to Pack for Camp?¬†
Necessities:¬† Bible, notebook, pen, sheets & blankets or a sleeping bag, pillow, 2 towels, toiletries (shampoo, tooth brush & paste etc), water bottle, bug spray, sunscreen, bathing suit (one-piece for girls), lots of modest length shorts, lots of t-shirts (no spaghetti strapped tank tops, please), lots of socks & undergarments, jog bra (for girls) 2 pair of sneakers (in case one pair gets wet), long pants, sweatshirt or jacket (it can be cold at night), rain wear, flashlight, and a ¬†laundry bag. ¬†For R CAMP: 1 can of NON menthol shaving cream
Optional Items:¬† Fan, camera, alarm clock, batteries, stamps/self-addressed stamped envelopes, paper & pen.¬†
Please Do Not Bring:¬† ANY ELECTRONICS‚Ä¶including:¬† IPod, MP3 or any type of radio, video games, televisions, computers or cell phones! Also no magazines, food, candy or pets.¬†
Please note that anything your child brings, which we perceive as inappropriate for camp, will be held in the office until the end of the week.¬† Camp HOPE for Kids is not responsible for lost or stolen items.
4. What time should we arrive at camp with our child (ren)?¬†
Check-in for each week of Camp begins at 3pm on Sunday.¬†
5. When do we need to pick our child (ren) up from Camp?
There is a CLOSING Program on Saturday at 10am, which ends by 11am. Your child (ren) need to be picked up no later than Noon on the closing Saturday.¬†
¬†6. What if there is an EMERGENCY and I need to get in touch with my child (ren) at camp?¬†
If it is between 8am & 5pm call the HOPE for Kids office number 1-888-445-4696 first. If after hours, the Camp EMERGENCY phone number will be posted on the HOME page of the website for the summer.¬†
7. Why can’t my child have a cell phone or electronics at Camp?
As much as we are able, we want to make camp a technology free zone, so the kids are free to focus on each other and their time at camp. It is rare for our kids to be “unplugged”, and we know it is challenging for them, so please help us, by keeping all their electronics at home! If there is an emergency, we will get in touch with you or you can reach us, see #6.¬†
8. How do I complete my child’s paperwork for camp?¬†
Follow this link: ¬†MY ACCOUNT . Once here,¬†enter your email and password, then click the FORMS & DOCUMENTS icon. ¬†Here you will find everything you need to complete for your child. All but the physical can be completed online. The Physical form needs to be printed and once completed by the doctor can be faxed to the number printed on it or mailed to the HOPE for Kids Office, 150 N. Radnor Chester Road, Suite F-200, Radnor, PA 19087.
9. Do I have to use the form HOPE for Kids provides for my child (rens) PHYSICAL?
No, you can use any form for the physical. Please remember to make a copy of it for yourself before you send it to HFK. ¬†Once it arrives at the HOPE for Kids office it may take up to a week before it is put into the computer, so please give us up to a week before you email or call about it. Thanks!