Recent Blog Entries

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’s 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


September 17, 2018

Roz and Jed Buck David Windecher Lemuel “Life” LaRoche We also have a number of breakout sessions planned, lunch time discussion groups and of course, evening fun out on the town!!  


August 16, 2018

The International Association of Firefighters Foundation looks forward to hosting the 2018 International Association of Burn Camps Workshop at Camp Wabanna in Edgewater, Maryland, from Saturday October 13th – Wednesday October 17th.  Click Here for Online Registration!


March 20, 2018

Please join us for the Burn Camp SIG on Tuesday, April 10, 12-3pm, IABC Business Mtg 3-4pm, Joliet Room, 3rd Floor, Hilton Chicago. Michael Brandwein is the #1 bestselling author of training and supervision books for camps. His sixth book, ”Growing … More


May 2, 2016

Alisha Ann Ruch Burn Foundation looks forward to hosting the 2016 International Association of Burn Camps Workshop! The workshop is located at Wonder Valley Ranch Resort and Conference Center from Wednesday November 9th – Sunday November 13, 2016. If you have … 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