Healthy Camp Toolbox: Resources for Injury and Illness Monitoring and Prevention

The "Healthy Camp Toolbox"--developed through the support of Markel Insurance (an ACA Mission Partner)--provides a variety of resources for addressing health and safety issues in camps.

Research and Promising Practices for Reducing Injuries and Illnesses

  • The American Camp Association conducted a five year study to benchmark camp-related injury and illness in U.S. camps called the Healthy Camp Study.  This Impact Report. summarizes what we learned. (See page 24 for specific injury and illness prevention strategies.)  The Healthy Camp Study was honored with a 2012 ASAE Summit Award.

Resources for Professional Development and Staff Training

Resources for Parents and Caregivers

Resources for Camp Operations and Healthcare Services

Other Resources

Partners