9401 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 650
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Email: facialparalysisfound@gmail.com

Welcome to the Facial Paralysis and Bell’s Palsy Foundation

The Facial Paralysis & Bell’s Palsy Foundation is a non-profit organization founded in 2009, with the goal to provide support, encouragement, and resources to individuals and families dealing with facial paralysis and Bell’s Palsy.

We are also dedicated to raising awareness of facial paralysis concerns within the medical community, and in society at large.

Thank you for visiting our website, and we hope that you will find resources and information to encourage you on your journey with facial paralysis.

Current Happenings

Facial Paralysis Awareness Week is March 1-7th!    Please visit our FaceBook and Instagram accounts next week to learn more about our awareness activities.


Upcoming Webinar  Monday, March 6th, 1:00 p.m. PST – “Coping:  Dealing with the Social and Professional Effects of Facial Paralysis.”  Dr. Wachs, Sociology Professor at CalPoly Pomona, will lead our presentation, and will focus on information gleaned from her year-long research study on the social effects of facial paralysis.

Click here to register!


Pacific NW Support Group Meeting – Saturday, April 15th at 1:00 p.m. PST

Click here for more information!


Volunteers are needed to take part in a new online study on the support needs of persons with  rare disorders, including facial paralysis.  Click here for more info.

 


 

 

 

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Facial Paralysis & Bell’s Palsy Foundation

9401 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 650
Beverly Hills, California 90212


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Facial Paralysis Awareness Week 2017

March 1, 2017, 1:00am - March 7, 2017, 3:00pm

Facial Paralysis Awareness Week is March 1-7, 2017. Please visit our FaceBook site and share our posts during this week to help others become aware of the concerns of those dealing with facial paraly...

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Today, February 28th is #RareDiseaseDay2017. Many causes of facial paralysis are classifed as rare diseases, including Moebius syndrome and Ramsay Hunt syndrome.

One way you can support Rare Disease Day is to participate in this online research study on the psychosocial support needs of persons with rare disorders. The project is being led by researchers at Oregon State University, and the information gained from the study will help healthcare professionals to better understand and meet the needs of those with rare disorders.

Please follow the link: www.bit.ly/2hWZLr2, to find out more and participate in the online survey.
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Social and professional impact of facial paralysis

March 6, 2017, 1:00pm - March 6, 2017, 5:00pm

Join us for our first webinar of 2017! "Coping: Dealing with the Social and Professional Impact of Facial Paralysis" will be led by Dr. Faye Wachs, Professor of Sociology at CalPoly Pomona, on Monday,...

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