A place where survivors can meet, share, listen, ask questions, express concerns, and even meet privately with a peer.
Survivor: to remain alive, to live on; to continue to function; both patient and family.
KU Medical Center and Research Hospital
Mo Kan Burn Survivors Support Group:
Second Tuesday of each month from 6:30 to 8:00 pm.
Place: Turning Point, 8900 State Line Rd., Suite 240, Leawood, KS. Please use the south entrance.
We provide a safe environment for survivors to discuss:
Practical concerns such as skin care, pressure garments, exercise
Life changes & how others are coping
Concerns about returning to work, school, and the community
Issues related to body image & image enhancement
Individual (one on one) peer support through the SOAR Program
Speakers who come to talk about a variety of subjects.
We also have other family activities to participate in such as holiday parties.
Mo Kan Burn Survivors Support Group
Children's Mercy Hospital
The first Family Support Group Meetings are held at the main downtown location. Food will be provided at all meetings. Parents an children are welcome to attend. Please RSVP if you plan on attending and let us know if you have any food allergies.
RSVP to the Burn Unit at (816)234-3520 or