Thursday, September 11
Southeastern Firefighters Burn Foundation provides assistance to families of burn patients being treated at the Joseph M. Still Burn Center at Doctors Hospital in Augusta, Georgia. This includes lodging at the Chavis House, daily meals and transportation - all free of charge. In addition, the Burn Foundation assists patients upon their discharge with services related to their return to independent living. This includes medication, anti-scarring garments and transportation for follow up medical visits.
The Southeastern Firefighters Burn Foundation is planning a new tradition that promises family fun for years to come. If you have a young child, or you're a child at heart, you won't want to miss the Storybook Brunch, presented by PotashCorp and Tintoria Piana, Sat., March 1, 9 - 10:30 a.m., at First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, 3500 Walton Way, Augusta, GA 30909. For more information...
February 2-8 is National Burn Awareness Week. This year's focus is on scald injuries, where young children and the elderly are most vulnerable. For more information about the prevention of scald and other burn injuries click here.