Name of Contact: This is a really large organization, and exists in several different states. For more information, go to their website and click onto to Contacts or Contact Us.
Description of Charity
Shriners Hospitals for Children strives to transform children's lives by providing exceptional health care through high-quality innovative research in a patient and family-centered environment. we are committed to the pursuit of seminal, cutting edge discoveries that result in new knowledge and improve the therapeutic treatment, quality of care and provided outcomes to our patients and their families. Today's research is tommorrow's patient care.
Shriners are committed to providing the best care for children in our specialty areas of Orthopaedics, Burn Care, Spinal Cord Injury, and Cleft Lip and Palate, regardless of a family's ability to pay.
Orthopaedics: We've treated orthopaedic conditions since the founding of our first hospital in 1922. With a large full-time staff of pediatric orthopaedic surgeons in the United States, as well as a comprehensive team of physical, occupational, speech and other therapists, we are able to provide customized care to each child.
Burn Care: Since first treating burn survivors in the 1960s, we've pioneered some of the most significant advancements in burn care. We provide advanced care for burn injuries and related scarring, along with physical rehabilitation and emotional support.
Spinal Cord Injury: We were the first health care system in the country to develop spinal cord injury rehabilitation centers designated specifically for children, Our groundbreaking research has led to innovative treatment techniques, providing care that helps children lead a full, active and healthy life.
Children with disabilities and their families.
For actual stories of the people they have served go to their website and click onto "Stories"