Recreational Camps

As an operator of a recreational camp for children in the City of Northampton you are expected to be in compliance with 105 CMR 430.000: Minimum Standards for Recreational Camps for Children prior to operation of your camp. The state guidelines underwent a revision in March of 2018. The following checklists and application procedure attached are to to facilitate the process for all involved, and to help ensure your camp meets all requirements for safe operation for children.

Please pay close attention to all enclosed guidelines and instructions, however if you do not find the answer to your question in this document or the state CMR, do not hesitate to reach out to the following people with questions:

Healthcare & Well-Being

Vivian Franklin, RN

Public Health Nurse

(413) 587-4919

Written Policy Requirements & On-Site Inspectional Requirements

(excepting Health & Well-Being)

Jasmine Ward

Inspectional Services

(413) 587-1217

Permit Applications
Recreational Camp