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 >>>

For latest tidbits and news follow us on...

Follow Dan's Fund for Burns on Facebook        Follow Dan's Fund for Burns on Twitter

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.

Donate by TEXT now

Text

XDLP35 £10 to 70070

or any value up to £50.

Donate ONLINE now @

Dan's Fund for Burns UK :: Donate to Dan's Fund for Burns @ JustGiving.Com

 

Dan's Fund for Burns UK :: Donate to Dan's Fund for Burns @ Virgin Money Giving

 

Thank you in advance!

Dan's Fund for Burns :: Need some help? :: How can we help you?

Help & Support

If you are a burns survivor, no matter your age or the size of your burns, and you need some help either financially, emotionally or physically, then please get in touch with us.

Even if you would just like to chat with someone who understands the pain, scarring and the whole experience you are going through, then we are here to offer you some of the help and support you need.

 

Write to us at:

     Dan's Fund for Burns

     c/o J Huston

     38 Mulberry House

     Lynwood Village

     Rise Road

     Ascot SL5 0FJ

 

Email the office:

    Follow this link to the Contact us page and complete the form there.

 

Call the office on: 01344 622 977

 

Adult Burn Support UK website

You may also find a lot of helpful information and advice at our new Adult Burn Support UK website - to discover more, please follow this link >>>

If you would like to receive help from Dans Fund for Burns please write to us or email us, providing some details of your situation and what kind of assistance you would like, and don't forget you can always call us to discuss your particular situation first.

 

When writing to us about your situation please provide us with the following type of information about your situation in order for us to be able to determine what help and support we might be able to offer you:

 

     ¤ Your name, address and contact telephone number

     ¤ Your email address, if you have one

     ¤ A brief description of your burns

     ¤ Details of the hospital where you were treated

     ¤ A brief description of what sort of help you would like

Dan's Fund for Burns  |  t: 01344 622 977  |  e: info@dansfundforburns.org  |  Registered Charity No. 1098720

©2007-2010 Dan's Fund For Burns  All rights reserved     |     Last updated: 10/12/2018 @ 14:11     |     Site by Project Hinga

Home | Aims & Mission | Who we are | Contact us | History | Links | FAQs | How can we help you? | Support Groups | Survivors stories

Fundraising | 100+ Club | Making donations | Current news | Newsletters | Events Calendar

UK burns charity, practical help for burns survivors, registered burns charity, major burn injury, burn injuries, hospitalisation and surgery, immense pain, rehabilitation