Polly (Miller) Brooks

Founder & Director

Dan's Fund for Burns UK :: Providing Practical Help For Burn Survivors :: Making Good From Evil

Offering practical help to
burn survivors in the UK

Latest News...

November 20 2018

The Core Outcome Set for Burn Care research (COSB) Project

Please get involved if you have had a burn or if you are involved in the care of burn patients.

Watch a short introductory video to explain this NHS (NIHR) funded project here >>>

If you would like to help please email us here, and we will send you more information and a link to the survey we would very much like you to complete - it takes about 20 minutes.

Or simply go straight to the survey, which has more information, here >>>

We really very much need your help!

Thank you so much...

THE COSB TEAM

November 15 2018

100+ Club Prize Draw has taken place - to find out who all the winners are follow this link >>>

November 4 2018

Centre for Appearance Research

Researchers at the Centre for Appearance Research, University of the West of England, conducted research into appearance altering conditions - ‘visible difference’ - about romantic relationships, how do you tell a new partner about it…?

Listen here >>>

If you have an experience to share, and would be willing to speak to the researchers, you can find more details and/or indicate your interested in the work here >>>

October 15 2018

Dan's Fund for Burns donates a Laser Doppler Machine...

Pinderfields Regional Burns Centre, Wakefield received a Laser Doppler Machine from Dan's Fund for Burns.

To read the full story, please follow this link >>>

October 12 2018

RESEARCH - Visible Difference

Researchers from the Centre for Appearance Research at UWE Bristol are running an online research survey for UK-based adults (18+) who have a visible difference, for example due to #alopecia.

The study is concerned with how much looks affect the way people live.

It takes about 20 minutes, and participants can enter a draw for one of ten, £10 Amazon vouchers.

To take the survey, please follow this link >>> 

October 12 2018

Our 2018 Newsletter has now been published; to download a copy follow this link >>>

If you would like to catch up on news from earlier issues follow this link >>>

September 24 2018

100+ Club August 2018 Prize Draw has taken place - to find out who the winners were follow this link >>>

Hello Again website

Read about this exciting new project, sponsored by Dan's Fund for Burns, and browse the associated website.

Designed to support young people transitioning from children's burns services, the site aims to provide a helpful source of information for these young people, their parents/carers and health professionals alike.

Take a look at the Feature Article on our Home page, and read some more on our Current News page >>>

London Support Group

 

For details please go to Support Groups >>>

To take a look at the latest news concerning Dan's Fund for Burns recent activities and projects follow this link >>>

ADULT BURN SUPPORT UK

The Adult Burn Support UK website brings together the most helpful resources and information available to burned adults, families and friends, burns practitioners and anyone else interested.

Burn Professionals and Burn Survivors have provided advice and input and contributed to the content of the site for which Dan's Fund for Burns is extremely grateful - to access the site and see what's available, please follow this link >>>

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Fundraising News...

Charitable Bookings

DFFB has recently signed up to Charitable Bookings and, for those of you who enjoy eating out, if you make your reservations through Charitable Bookings, £1 per person goes to the Charity of your choice.

At the same time, IF you have a favourite Restaurant and find it's not listed, if you let Charitable Bookings know they will approach the Restaurant to see if they would be willing to participate.

We will shortly be issued with special cards with the DFFB logo and information - if you would like to have some of these, please contact us at info@dansfundforburns.org

Fundraisers

Surrey Fundraisers organising events throughout the year - to find out more, follow this link >>>

 

Feedback reports

Emirates Airline Rugby Long Lunch

Emirates Airline has again generously supported DFFB at this outstanding annual lunch.

Twelve years on we are so grateful for this support which annually gathers over 750 enthusiasts for an afternoon of outstanding entertainment.

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Dan's Fund for Burns :: Want to help? :: Making donations

All Donations welcomed no matter how small or large...

Here are ways you can donate and support the aims of Dan's Fund for Burns:

  • Gift Aid
    If you are a UK tax payer then Dan's Fund for Burns is able to reclaim 28p for every £1.00 donated.
    Using one of the links below, please download and complete a Gift Aid Form:
    • Gift Aid Form in Adobe Acrobat format (.pdf)
    • Gift Aid Form in Microsoft Word format (.docx)
    • Please make sure to fill in your name & address on the form otherwise we will not be able to process it, then send it to:
         Dan's Fund for Burns
         38 Mulberry House
         Lynwood Village
         Rise Road
         Ascot
         SL5 0FJ
  • Cheque
    When making donations by cheque please them make payable to "Dan's Fund for Burns" and send them to the address shown above.
    If you have completed a Gift Aid Form please send it with your cheque.
  • Standing Order
    If you would like to donate to Dan's Fund For Burns on a monthly, quarterly or annual basis, please use of one the links below to download a Standing Order Form.
    Complete this form and send it to your bank.
  • Text Donations
    You can make easy Text Donations - simply text XDLP35 £10 to 70070, or any other value up to £50.
  • Online Donations
    You can also make use one of our our online payment systems to make an easy one off donation.

    Just Giving:
    The system is designed to assist you should you wish to be sponsored for Dan's Fund for Burns! JustGiving.Com allows you to set up a personalised web page to publicise your efforts so that your family, friends and other supporters will be able to donate online using a credit or debit card - no more running around with paper sponsorship forms, or chasing cheques and cash after your event!
    To set up your page today simply visit Dan's Fund for Burns @ JustGiving.Com

    Virgin Money Giving:
    You can also make donations through Virgin Money - it's simple, just follow this link >>>
  • Alternatively...
    If you prefer to wire money to Dan's Fund for Burns bank account then please go to the Contact us page and complete the form there and we will send you the necessary account details.
    Important: If you use this method, PLEASE do let us know you have put the money in so we can update the accounts, many thanks.

 

Whatever method you use to support Dan's Fund for Burns let us say a HUGE THANK YOU on behalf of all those who will benefit from your generosity!

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