Support Organisations - Disfigurement

25 July 2018


The Katie Piper Foundation
The Katie Piper Foundation helps individuals with burns and scars.

Changing Faces
Changing Faces support anyone with disfigurements of the face, hands and body.
Helpline: 0300 0120 275 (lines open Monday - Friday 10am - 4pm)
Skin Camouflage: 0300 0120 276 (line open Monday – Friday 10am – 4pm)

Let’s Face It
Let’s Face It are a support network for anyone with facial disfigurement, as well as their families.

Saving Faces
Support for anyone undergoing the treatment of Orofacial Cancers, trauma as well as other facial deformities, plus support for their families.

Contact a Family<
Contact a Family offer support for all childhood conditions, are also able to put families in touch. Featuring a directory of conditions and rare disorders online.
Helpline: 0808 808 3555 (lines open Monday – Friday 9.30am - 5pm)

CLAPA - Cleft Lip and Palate Association
Information and support on cleft lip and palate treatment.

British Association of Skin Camouflage
Helping patients to increase confidence by the skilful application of skin camouflage.

NHS Choices
NHS information about non-surgical cosmetic procedures.


British Foot and Ankle Society
Information about conditions of the feet and ankles.
07500 778965 (leave contact details for a return call within 24hours)

Mouth Cancer Foundation
Providing support to anyone suffering with oral, head or neck cancer.
Helpline: 01924 950 950 (lines open Monday – Friday 9am - 5pm)

Headlines are a craniofacial support group.
Information: 07541 106816 (leave contact details for a return call within 24hours)

Apert Syndrome
Information on this rare genetic condition from Contact a Family.

Birthmark Support Group
Offering support to anyone with a birthmark including port wine stain, haemangioma and congenital melanocytic nevus.

Dan’s Fund for Burns
Providing support for burns survivors.

Burn Centre Care
Information on rehabilitation following a severe burn.

Children’s Burns Trust
Offering support and rehabilitation information for families of children following a burn or scald.

Crouzon Syndrome
Providing information about Crouzon Syndrome

The Neuro Foundation
The Neuro Foundation offer support to anyone living with Neurofibromatosis.

Saethre-Chotzen Syndrome
Providing information about Saethre-Chotzen Syndrome

Treacher Collins Syndrome
Providing information about Treacher Collins Syndrome.

Harlequin Ichthysis

The Ichthyosis Support Group provide information on this rare condition.


British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons - BAOMS
Information on surgery affecting the mouth, jaws, face and neck.

NHS – Breast Reduction Surgery
Information on breast reduction surgery.

British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons
Information about reconstructive surgery.

British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
Information about BAAPS membership for trained plastic surgeons on the Specialist Register of Plastic Surgeons and maintained by the General Medical Council.

Cosmetic Dentistry Guide
Offering informational on cosmetic dental procedures and how to find a local cosmetic dentist