Frequently Asked Questions
When is Camp Wing Day Camp offered?
Monday – Friday 9am – 4pm Extended Day is available from 7.30am until 6pm.
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What are the ages of the campers?
We offer camper programs for youth entering pre-K through 10th Grade (ages 5-16).
How much does it cost?
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My child has special needs. Can he/she attend Camp Wing Day Camp?
Camp Wing Day Camp is an inclusive community. It is our goal that each child at camp has a successful and healthy experience – socially, emotionally, and physically. If your child has assistance needs, please call our office and let our staff know before your camper’s first day so we can help ensure this success. Examples include: Learning difficulties or instructions better understood when given a specific way, Extra notification or supervision before/while transitioning between activities, Significant anxiety about being away from home/parents, Significant social difficulties in group settings.
What should my child bring to camp?
Can I visit my child at camp?
On the first Friday of each session, parents and families are invited to join us at noon for lunch. After lunch, follow your child’s afternoon schedule through an activity period, spread, and free swim!
Will my child be with his/her friends?
We do our best to honor “cabin” requests. There is a place on the registration form to indicate if there are campers you would like your child to be grouped with for the session. We form our groups by age, so campers closer together in age are more likely to be placed in the same group.
Is Camp Wing Day Camp an accredited summer program?
Yes, Camp Wing Day Camp is fully accredited by the American Camp Association.
How do I register?
You can register online here.
Is there a deposit?
When is my balance due?
Your balance is due 60 days prior to the start of camp. If you register within 60 days of camp starting, you must pay the full amount at registration. You will receive an email with your invoice indicating your remaining balance.
Can we see the camp before camp begins?
Yes! Please visit it us for our Open House.
What is the Privacy/Security Policy?
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What is the Refund Policy?
Extended day/field trips/overnight
Do you offer any extended days?
Yes! It is offered mornings from 7:30 – 9 am and includes breakfast. Also in the afternoon from 4:00 – 6 pm and includes a snack.
What do they do during extended days?
Do you offer any field trips?
What is the Overnight?
Is there a nurse at camp?
What if my child needs to take medication during the day?
Our health center staff will be available on check-in days for parents to turn over any medication that children need at camp. All medication must be in the original, labeled bottle in order for the nurse to accept the medication. The health staff must have written information from the parent/guardian describing the amount, time and type of medication each camper must receive.
What if my child gets sick?
Who regulates health services at Camp Wing Day Camp?
Our camps must comply with regulations of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and be licensed by the local board of health.
How does swimming at camp work?
My child doesn’t know how to swim!
Are there lifeguards?
Yes! There are always Red Cross certified lifeguards at the pool whenever children are inside the gate (not just when they are in the water) and additional staff are in the water with campers during evaluations, swim lessons and free swim.
Does my child need to bring a lunch?
What if my child has allergies/food restrictions?
Campers eat lunch with their group and counselor. Just like at school, sometimes kids trade or share parts of their lunch. If your child has allergies to food, it is very important for your child AND our staff to know about it! Please make a note of allergies on your health form when registering and on opening day. We can store their lunch in a different location. Camp Wing Day Camp is not Peanut or Tree Nut Free. If your child is not allowed to eat foods that aren’t provided from home, please tell your child and his/her counselor.
My child forgot his/her lunch! What do I do?
No worries! If your child forgets his/her lunch, swimsuit, etc., please call the camp to let us know. You can bring it to the camp office at 47 Myrtle Street and we will make sure your camper receives their belongings!