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The Adult Retreat

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The Retreat provides a survivor-driven program allowing the opportunity for approximately 20 adult burn survivors to learn about their healing process and their journey as a burn survivor.

The Retreat is for adult burn survivors 21+ and is an intensive weekend, developed by burn survivors for burn survivors, and includes workshops, support groups and promotes healing, self-discovery and socialization.

The Retreat Adult Burn Camp provides:

  • A safe place for burn-injured adult to get away from the stares and unwanted attention associated with being burned;
  • A loving and supportive family atmosphere that helps soothe the potentially devastating emotional and physical pain a burn injury;
  • An opportunity to meet others who have been through a similar experience and to be part of new and challenging activities together; and

A program that ensures that adult burn survivors have a great time!

“I am so glad that AARBF now offers a retreat for all of the survivors that end up aging out of Champ Camp. It helps to make new friends and keep in touch with old friends. I had a great weekend creating new memories,” —Angel C., Age 26

The registration for the 2021 The Retreat has closed. Please watch for announcements for The Retreat returning in February 2022!

AARBF’s Virtual Adult Retreat

February 9 – 12, 2021 

*For more information on the Retreat, contact McKenzie Dern at (559) 286-0710 ext. 15  or