Registration is now open for Camp 911, which is a free, week-long camp for children ages 9 to 12. It will be held July 23-27, 2012 from 8:30am to 4:00pm.
To be eligible, prospective campers must live in unincorporated Fulton County or be the child of a Fulton County employee. The camp is offered at no cost through a coordinated effort by the Fulton County Police Department, Fire Rescue Department, Sheriff’s Office and Marshall’s Office.
During Camp 911, campers will learn about topics including fire safety, first aid, and crime prevention through a variety of hands-on activities. Camp sessions will also cover topics such as bullying, self-defense and gang resistance.
The camp will be held at the Fulton County Public Safety Training Center (3025 Merk Road, College Park, GA 30349). Campers are asked to bring their own lunch and snacks.
Applications for Camp 911 are available on the Fulton County Police Department website. Campers who meet the above requirements will be admitted on a first-come-first-served basis.