Disfigurment is a handicap : the aesthetical impact often leads to isolation and depression while the resulting functional challenges have long lasting impact on the quality of life of patients.
One of the Institute’s goal is to shine a light on this handicap: bring it to the forefront, work with society and decision makers to fight and overcome the challenges, advocate for better integration of people suffering from a disfigurement.
Our objectives :
Advocate for social integration of people with a disfigurment;
Raise awareness in orer to raise funds to finance research and other programs supporting the needs of people with a disfigurment:
Get decision makers and private sector companies engaged in the discussion and the development of solution towards helping people with a facial disability.