Dress appropriately. Nice jeans, khakis, or dresses are acceptable. Just look sharp.
All SALT campers must leave their personal vehicles parked and unused during the entire three-week session. SALT campers may go off camp with staff but either a SALT counselor or director must be the one driving. If they are unable to drive and you need to leave camp for some reason, then you may leave camp with a second year staff member IF your SALT counselors know you are going and have granted you that permission.
We ask that you hand in any money that you bring to the office when you arrive. This minimizes the risk of it getting lost or stolen. The office will put your money into your account to be used at any point in the trading post. If you need money out of your trading post account during the week, you may come to the office and request to withdraw money. If you need money for the weekend, you must let the office manager or SALT director know that you need to take money out of your account before Thursday evening.
This year, we will be having activities and trips planned for SALT on the weekends! Also, meals will be provided. You don't need to worry about bringing money for meals or transportation, but if you'd like to bring some spending money or snack money, we do recommend it, especially for the weeknds.
We provide washers and dryers at no cost to you, however we do not provide laundry detergent or dryer sheets. Feel free to bring your own, as you will have time to use the washers and dryers on the weekends.
contact your camper
When your camper arrives, they will be asked to turn their phone into the office during the week (just like our summer staff is required to do). They will receive it back and may use it over the weekends, but during the week you will not be able to contact them via phone. If you would like to send your camper mail, feel free! You may mail letters or packages to the following address. Please be sure to also include the following information:
*Week of camp*
1242 Old Blue Creek Road,
Cleveland, GA, 30528
If there is ever an emergency, please feel free to call our office at 706-865-0853. We are open from 8:30-5:30 on normal business days. If it is after hours, please contact our after hours emergency contact number: 706-865-0853x122.
The parent/guardian of every SALT camper must complete a medical form and submit it online before arriving at camp. You may do this for your camper by logging into our website, clicking on your campers itinerary, clicking on your campers name, and then clicking on the medical form tab under your campers name. If you need any help with the medical form, please call our office at 706.865.0853.
Please do not pack medication. All camper medication must be turned in to our health assistants at check-in. Only our health staff is allowed to administer medication. Our health center stocks basic over-the-counter medications (Ibuprofen, Tylenol, Benadryl, etc.) and first aid supplies. It is not necessary to send these unless your child needs them on a regular basis.