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Swimming Opportunity

Sylvia, a member of the London Adult Burns Support Group http://www.chelwest.nhs.uk/services/surgery/burns-service/burns-support-groups has been working hard to create opportunities for people with appearance differences to go swimming in a relaxed and welcoming environment without fear of being judged by others. Sylvia’s hard work is paying off and she has now set a location for the...
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A thank you from a family member

Having spent many years as a family seeking support for one of my sisters it was my daughter who mentioned the Katie Piper foundation following a documentary she had recently watched. I subsequently researched the charity as I was unaware of the kind of support it offered. One of my...
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Burns Research Opportunity – Support for Parents

Our friends at the Centre for Appearance Research – UWE Bristol –  are investigating the support needs of parents whose son or daughter has previously sustained a burn injury.  Please help if you can.  See below for more information: Dear parents, We are investigating the support needs of parents whose son...
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8 marathons in 2 weeks!

David completed 8 Marathons in 2 weeks, the first being the Marathon des Sables and the last being the London Marathon!  Help him to raise funds for KPF! http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/ DavidLuntMarathonChallenge2016      

Beyond Beauty Cosmetic supports The Katie Piper Foundation

We are pleased to announce that Beyond Beauty Cosmetic, a leading cosmetic surgery and aesthetics provider, is supporting The Katie Piper Foundation as part of the launch of their new clinic at Lycahealth in Canary Wharf, London. For the first 50 clients, Beyond Beauty Cosmetic will be donating the entire consultation...
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Burns Awareness Day

KPF is reminding people of the importance of administering the right first aid for burns and scalds, as part of National Burns Awareness Day on 19 October. It is estimated that around 300 people a day are seen with a burn in A&E departments across England and Wales. While most...
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British Burns Association Annual Conference 2016

KPF was well represented at the Annual Conference of The British Burns Association in Newcastle in May. There was an open meeting of the publishing team of KPF’s academic journal Scars, Burns and Healing. In addition, KPF presented two posters: “Analysis of 724 approaches to a national charity for help...
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