Recent Blog Entries

July 23, 2020

We will be hosting our Friday Chat at 3pm ET, 2pm CT, 1pm MT and 12pm PT. Please join us in the conversation about virtual camps and anything/everything burn camp! If you need the Zoom info, please send an email … More


June 29, 2020

Due to the holiday, we are cancelling this week’s Friday Chat session. We’ll be back next Friday and look forward to chatting with you then!! Have a happy and safe 4th weekend!!


June 13, 2020

Check out our new IABC YouTube channel with 3 new videos from the IABC Friday Chat sessions!! https://studio.youtube.com/channel/UClYUwgPXTvagDAf3TDj8yKQ


June 8, 2020

Each Friday at 12:00p Pacific time, the IABC Board will be hosting Zoom sessions to discuss virtual programming, camp in a box and other topics you’d like to bring up in support of burn camp programming in 2020. If you … More


May 16, 2020

The Federation of Burn Foundations is hosting a webinar mini-series: We’re All in this Together on various topics impacting burn foundations, burn centers, fire departments and community organizations during this unprecedented time. Sign up below to see the dates and if you … More


April 15, 2020

For many of us, we never thought we might be in these shoes. We are doers, we make things happen – whether it is adapting archery for a camper without fingers or helping a camper with an amputee up a … More


March 9, 2020

We have just received official notification that ABA 2020 has been cancelled. We will miss seeing all of you and sharing our SIG!! Hopefully we will see all of you at the workshop in September.


January 13, 2020

The 2020 IABC Workshop will be held September 1-4 near Chicago! The International Association of Burn Camps (IABC) Workshop, held biannually, enhances the knowledge of those who are committed to empowering young burn survivors through camping and associated programs. The … More


December 20, 2019

Teresa W. Tucker, PhD is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Parks, Recreation, & Tourism Management at Clemson University. Her research interests include professional development for camp staff, youth development, and inclusive recreation experiences for people with disabilities. Teresa … More


January 31, 2019

Today‚Äôs youth need summer camp. Kids need this incredible space for development and where they can come be kids again. They need a place where they can be accepted for who they are and that helps prepare them for an … More

About Us

The International Association of Burn Camps (IABC) provides a network for the mutual benefit of local and regional organizations that serve the burn community. We seek to support the physical, social, and psychosocial needs of burn survivors and their families.  More