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Victim Survivors Living with a Burn Injury

A self help guide for surviving a burn injury

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SweetLeilani Makeup

SweetLeilani is a certified paramedical camouflage specialist and instructs clients in concealing challenging skin conditions. This is also referred to as paramedical makeup, skin care cover foundation is used to conceal severe post surgical bruising, scarring, birthmarks, Rosacea, Eczema, acne, burns and tattoos. The opaque formula conceals all types of skin discolouration with ease and performs like a second skin that is so natural even male clients use it daily for facial scarring.

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SOAR information Sheet

An information sheet for hospitals on starting a SOAR peer support program.

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Skin Patient Alliance

A national organization that promotes skin health and quality of life.

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Saskatchewan Burn Support Network

The Saskatchewan Burn Support Network is dedicated to supporting the ongoing recovery and healing of those affected by a burn injury.  The network goal is to provide support through education, advocacy and community resources in the province of Saskatchewan.

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Phoenix Society

A Peer Support and information resource for burn survivors

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Mamingwey Burn Society

Mamingwey provides a safe and nurturing peer support environment for burn survivors, family members, friends and caregivers to learn from one another. The group encourages healing of the psychological aspects of burn injury. They also host an annual conferences for burn survivors. They are affiliated with the Manitoba Firefighters Burn Fund Inc.

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L’Association des grands brûlés

L’Association des grands brûlés F.L.A.M. est là pour réconforter et redonner espoir en l'avenir. Après l'hospitalisation, il faut miser sur une bonne qualité de vie. C’est important d’y voir.

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Hamilton Hospital Patient Guide, Living With Your Burns

A handbook for patients and care providers outlining what to expect during treatment and in recovery of a burn injury

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Entraide Grands Brûlés

Entraide Grands Brûlés is a support resource for burn survivors in their physical and psychological healing process. The resource is available for survivors and family members. Several types of support services and programs, such as financial support for victims and their families while in hospital or rehabilitation, psychosocial care, burn camp, and accommodations are provided by Entraide Grands Brûlés

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Camp Phoenix North

Camp Phoenix is for children and youth who have been patients in the Children’s Hospital burn unit. Every year between 30 and 40 children and youth from Manitoba, Northwestern Ontario and Nunavut, attend Camp Phoenix. The camp is funded by the Manitoba Firefighters Burn Fund, and staffed by Momenta with support from an Occupational Therapist that works with the campers in the hospital setting.

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Burn Advocates Network

An information and advocacy organization geared to support burn survivors, as they face the challenges of recovery, rehabilitation, and reintegration. The organization supports international burn camps in Israel, India, Brazil, Haiti and the Dominican Republic

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BC Professional Fire Fighters’ Burn Fund

The BC Professional Firefighters Burn Fund dedicate their time and skills to support burn survivors and increase the public’s knowledge about fire and burn safety issues. The fund also supports initiatives to increase burn safety awareness and burn survivor resources such as pressure garments, peer support groups and research supporting improvements in patient care.  

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3124 Fire Recovery Guide

Information guide on first aid and emergency management of fire and burn injury.

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