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Brittle Bone Society

Support organisation for people with brittle bones and their families

AIMS:

To promote research into the causes and treatment of brittle bone diseases Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI) and to provide practical support, advice and encouragement to patients and their relatives.

SERVICES PROVIDED:

  • Supplies or identifies alternative sources of accurate information on medical conditions associated with the condition
  • Can provide financial help for specialist equipment and aids or can provide short to medium term loan of specialist equipment and aids
  • Promotes awareness of OI among Healthcare and Social Work professionals
  • Organises an annual members' conference, while regional meetings are held on a regular basis throughout the UK
  • Supports medical professionals who understand that brittle bone children need specialised equipment for their special needs
  • Encourages affected families to get in contact with each other in order to share ideas on how best to cope
  • Provides an advice service on all matters pertaining to the disease.

 

OPENING HOURS:

Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 4.30pm.

 

CONTACT DETAILS

Grant-Paterson House
30 Guthrie Street
Dundee
DD1 5BS
United Kingdom

Tel: 01382 204 446
Email: bbs@brittlebone.org
Website: http://www.brittlebone.org

Record last updated: 25th Jan 2017

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