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Medication Needs and Dispersal
All medications for chronic health problems are placed under supervision of the camp nurse.  Boys may carry inhalers and epi-pens after discussing there use with the medical officer.  Medications are administered by the camp nurse according to the instructions given by the issuing doctor.

Dietary
The kitchen staff after meeting parents can alter ingredients or cooking method to meet the needs of the Scout. Please contact the Camp Staff or Council at least 2 weeks in advance if a scout has special dietary needs / allergies.

Medical
Serious medical concerns can be discussed before camp.  In some situations parents are asked to attend camp with their son to closely monitor his condition. There will be no charge for a parent.

Staff Notification of Needs
Sunday evening a meeting is held with camp staff and they are made aware of the special situations and medical conditions that may exist with their campers.