BGCTX is offering Day Camps for 5-12 year old youth of mission-essential employees important for supporting the infrastructure needed to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic in the region. BGCTX Day Camps will being operating Monday, March 30 and will continue Monday-Friday from 7:30 am to 5:30 PM until such time that pandemic related emergency child care solutions are no longer required.
Day Camps will provide youth of mission-essential families with a safe place, positive adult supervision, exposure to traditional Boys & Girls Clubs youth development programs, and a minimum of two meals and a snack per day. Day Camps will comply with local, state and CDC COVID-19 guidelines. Together BGCTX and our community partners will observe rigid safety measures associated with disinfection, health screenings for participants and proper health care modeling during Day Camps.
BGCTX will approach mission-essential eligibility for day camp with priority consideration for the following audiences:
· Youth of mission-essential families who support the COVID-19 response infrastructure of medical and government entities in the region – City and County staff, first responders, Texas National Guard, hospital workers, and healthcare workers.
· Youth of families employed by “essential businesses” – as defined by the Department of Homeland Security - critical to supporting the region’s COVID-19 economic infrastructure.
Families interested in day camp services must enroll eligible youth using the applications below and mission essential employment status at day camp sites prior to day camp participation. Day Camp support for families and agencies will be provided upon availability and priority for employee functions that play an essential role in our community. Please consider whether you have other options for your child's supervision before applying.
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*To enroll your child in Day Camp, you will need to provide Proof of Residency & Proof of Employment upon application submission - Examples of Residency: Driver's License/State ID, Utility Bills, etc.. Examples of Employment: Hospital/Work ID Badge, Pay Stub, etc.*
*Completed applications AND proofs of residency & employment may be uploaded via email @ email@example.com*