Helpful resource links and websites for camps

Camp associations

4-H
CSREES/USDA Stop 2225
1400 Independent Ave.
Washington, DC 20250

American Camp Association (ACA)
5000 State Road 67
North Martinsville, IN 46151-7902
Phone: 765-342-8456

Appalachian Mountain Club
5 Joy Street
Boston, MA 02108
Phone: 617-523-0636

Boys & Girls Clubs of America
1230 W. Peachtree St. NW
Atlanta, GA 30309

Boy Scouts of America (BSA)
P.O. Box 152079
Irving, TX 75015

Camp Owners and Directors Association
Shari Sigoloff, President
Email: shari@camptbird.com
Phone: 315-696-6973 

Canadian Camping Association
Box 74030
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T5K 2S7
Phone: 877-427-6958

Christian Camp and Conference Association
P.O. Box 62189
Colorado Springs, CO 80962
Phone: 719-260-9400

Connecticut Camping Association (CCA)
187 Aspetuck Ridge
New Milford, CT 06776
Phone: 860-354-6542

Diabetes Education and Camping Association (DECA)
P.O. Box 385
Huntsville, AL 35804
Phone: (902) 479-0857

Girl Scouts of America (GSA)
420 Fifth Ave.
New York, NY 10018
Phone: 800-478-7248

Kids' Camps
5455 N. Federal Highway, Suite O
Boca Raton, FL 33487
Phone: 561-989-9330, ext. 2

International Association of Conference Centers (IACC)
243 North Lindbergh Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63141 USA
Phone: 314-993-8919

Jewish Community Center Association (JCCA)
15 East 26th Street
New York, NY 10010-1579
Phone: 212-532-4949

Midwest Association of Independent Camps (M.A.I.C.)
67 E. Madison S. #406
Chicago, IL 60603
Phone: 312-332-0833

New York State Camp Directors Association
720 Fort Washington Ave
New York, NY 10040
Phone: 212-928-3060

The Association of Jewish Sponsored Camps
130 East 59th Street
New York, NY 10022
Phone: 212-751-0477

YMCA of the USA
101 North Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 312-977-0031

YWCA
Empire State Building, Suite 301
350 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10118
Phone: 212-273-7800

Western Association of Independent Camps
P.O. Box 23657
Tempe, AZ 85285-3657
Phone: 480-820-1702

Health resources

The American Childhood Cancer Society
American Childhood Cancer Organization
National Office 
P.O. Box 498 
Kensington MD 20895-0498
Toll free: 855-858-2226

American Diabetes Association
1701 North Beauregard Street
Alexandria, VA 22311
Toll free: 800-342-2383
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American Lung Association
1740 Broadway
New York, NY 10019
Phone: 215-315-8700
Toll free: 800-LUNG-USA

American Red Cross
2025 E Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006
Phone: 202-303-4498

Association of Camp Nurses (ACN)
8504 Thorsonveien NE
Bemidij, MN 56601
Phone: 218-586-2633

Enright Melanoma Foundation
Safe Fun in the Sun
908-464-0277

Epilepsy Foundation of America (EFA)
4351 Garden City Drive
Landover, MD 20785
Phone: 301-459-3700
Toll free: 800-EFA-1000

Mesothelioma Cancer Center
189 S. Orange Ave., Suite 1620
Orlando, FL  32801
Phone: 800-515-2270

Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA)
3300 East Sunrise Drive
Tucson, AZ 85718
Toll free: 800-572-1717

Horseback riding resources

Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH)
P.O. Box 33150
Denver, CO 80233
Phone: 303-452-1212
Toll Free: 800-369-7433

The Association for Horsemanship Safety and Education-
Certified Horsemanship Association (CHA)

5318 Old Bullard Road
Tyler, TX 75701
Phone: 800-399-0138

U.S. Pony Clubs (USPC)
4071 Iron Works Parkway
Lexington, KY 40511-8462
Phone: 606-254-7669

Insurance resources

A.M. Best Company, Inc.
Ambest Road
Oldwick, NJ 08858
Phone: 908-439-2200


Council of Insurance Agents and Brokers (CIAB)
701 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Suite 750
Washington, DC 20004-2608
Phone: 202-783-4400

Independent Insurance Agents of America (IIAA)
127 South Peyton Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 800-221-7917

Insurance Information Exchange (IIX)
3001 East Bypass
College Station, TX 77845
Phone: 800-299-7099

Insurance Information Institute (III)
110 William Street 
New York, NY 10038
Phone: 212-346-5500

National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC)
2301 McGee Street
Suite 800
Kansas City, MO 64108-2662
816-842-3600

National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA)
400 N. Washington Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
703-836-9340

Recreation resources

American Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance
Reston, Virginia 20191-1598
Phone: 800-213-7193

American Canoe Association (ACA)
7432 Alban Station Blvd., Suite B-226
Springfield, VA 22150
Phone:(703-451-0141

American Mountain Guides Association
710 Tenth Street, Suite 101
Golden, CO 80401 USA
Phone: 303-271-0984

American Water Ski Association
799 Overlook Drive
Winter Haven, FL 33884
Phone: 941-324-4341

Association for Challenge Course Technology
P.O. Box 255
Martin, Michigan 49070-0255
Phone: 616-685-0670

Civilian Marksmanship Program
PO Box 576
Port Clinton, OH 43452
Phone: 419-635-2141

National Association of Underwater Instructors (NAUI)
9942 Currie Davise Drive, Suite H
Tampa, FL 33619-2667
Phone: 813-628-6284
Toll Free: 800-553-6284

National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS)
288 Main Street
Lander, WY 82520-3140
Phone: 307-332-5300

National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA)
22377 Belmont Ridge Road
Ashburn, VA 20148
Phone: 703-858-0748

National Wildlife Federation (NWF)
8925 Leesburg Pike
Vienna, VA 22184
Phone: 703-790-4000

Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI)

River Skills Center
Box 1057, McCloud CA 96057
Phone: 530-964-2544

USA Archery
1 Olympic Plaza
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Phone: 719-866-4576

U.S. Coast Guard
Commandant, U.S. Coast Guard
2100 Second Street, SW
Washington, DC 20593
Phone: 202-267-2229

U.S. Sailing Association
P.O. Box 1260
15 Maritime Drive
Portsmouth, RI 02871-0907
Phone: 401-683-0883

Wilderness Education Association (WEA)
1101 Otter Creek Road
Nashville, TN 37220
Phone: 615-331-5739

Safety resources

American Red Cross
Washington, DC 20006
Phone: 202-303-4498

Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
1600 Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30333
Phone: 404-639-3311

National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
1 Batterymarch Park
Quincy, MA 02269-9101
Phone: 617-770-3000

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
400 Seventh Street, SW
Washington, DC 20590
Phone: 888-327-4236

National Safe Kids Campaign
1301 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20004-1707
Phone: 202-662-0600

National Safety Council (NSC)
1121 Spring Lake Drive
Itasca, IL 60143
Phone: 630-285-1121

Non Profit Risk Management Center
1001 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-785-3891

The North American Association of Environmental Education (NAAEE)
2000 P Street NW, Suite 540
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-419-0412

U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC)
Washington, D.C. 20207-0001
Phone: 800-638-2772

U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
Phone: 888-FDA-INFO

Wilderness First Aid
214 East Duncan Avenue
Alexandria VA 22301
Phone: 703-836-8905

Wilderness Medicine and Training Center
P.O. Box 11
Winthrop, WA 98862
Phone: 509-996-2502

Site and facilities design

Association for Challenge Course Technology
P.O. Box 255
Martin, MI 49070-0255
Phone: 616-685-0670

Camp Facilities Consulting
507 Broad St.
Milford, PA 18337
Phone: 570-296-2765

Fingersafe USA, Inc.
115 West Oglethorpe Ave.
P.O. Box 8777
Savannah, GA 31412
888-346-4723

Staff placement

BUNAC
PO Box 430
Southbury, CT 06488
Phone: 800-GO-BUNAC

Cool Works
PO Box 272
511 Highway 89
Gardiner, MT 59030
Phone: 406-848-2380

Inter Exchange
161 6th Ave
New York, NY 10013
Phone: 212-924-0446

International Counselor Exchange Program
38 West 88th Street
New York, NY 10014-2502
Phone: 212-787-7706

Peterson's - ACA Business Partner
Princeton Pike Corporate Ctr
200 Lennox Drive
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Phone: 800-338-3282