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

Association of Camp Nursing
Tracey Gaslin PhD, CRNI, CPNP, FNP-BC, Executive Director
Email: acn@campnurse.org
19006 Hunt County Lane
Fisherville, KY 40023
Phone: 502-232-2945

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
Phone: 315-696-6973
Larry Johnson, President–Camp Skyline
Email: larry@campskyline.com

Tommy Ferguson, Executive Director-Texas
Email: tommy@tkferguson.com

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

Children’s Oncology Camping Association International (COCA-I)
Don Golden, Executive Director
Email: don.golden@cocai.org
144 Anya Road
Corrales, NM 87048
Phone: 505-717-6290

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)
Terry Ackley, Executive Director
Email: terry.ackley@diabetescamps.org
16681 McGregor Blvd., Suite 205
Fort Myers, FL 33908
Phone: 239-984-3554

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

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

International Camping Fellowship (ICF)
Email: icf@campingfellowship.org
Phone: 705-789-5612
Phone 2: 705-789-6624

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
Chelsea Rowe, Association Manager - WAIC Office
P.O. Box 854
Trabuco Canyon, CA 92678
Phone: 949-407-9242
Fax: 877-257-2207

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