Burn Survivors

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The Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors, Inc.

International. Founded 1977. Mission is to uplift and inspire anyone affected by burns through peer support, collaboration, education and advocacy. Includes support services, referrals and thrice-yearly newsletter 'Burn Support News.' SOAR Peer Support Program, annual World Burn Congress, family services, toll-free information and referral line, online chat sessions, advocacy and educational programs.
Burn Survivors
1835 RW Berends Dr. SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49519
Voice: 1-800-888-2876 or 616-458-2773
Fax: 616-458-2831
Website: http://www.phoenix-society.org
E-Mail: info@phoenix-society.org
Verified: 3/12/2014

Burn Survivors Throughout the World, Inc.

International Resource. 4 groups. Founded 2001. Offers a peer support team, educational materials, healing weekends, quarterly newsletters, telephone support network and conferences. Provides online and face-to-face support for burn survivors and family members, online support via message board, mailing lists and scheduled and emergency real-time audio/video chat meetings and an online community. Assists people in starting a local support group for burn survivors.
16193 Lone Star Ranch Drive, #102
Conroe, TX 77302
Voice: 936-483-9014
Fax: 936-570-1179
Website: http://www.burnsurvivorsttw.org/community
E-Mail: info@burnsurvivorsttw.org
Verified: 9/12/2013

Amish and Mennonite Burn Survivor Support Group

Model. Support for Amish and Mennonite burn victims. For further information and if you would like to start a group in your area contact Capt. Troy Slabaugh.
Capt. Troy Slabaugh
c/o Plain Township Fire Department
1742 Schneider St.
Canton, OH 44721
Voice: 330-492-4089
E-Mail: tslabaugh@plaintownship.com
Verified: 2/12/2014

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