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Welcome to the Patient Resources section of our website. Download a comprehensive list of patient resources here.
Please click the links to the left or below to:
- Find local and national general patient support organizations
- Learn about support organizations for a specific disease
- Find Facebook and email support groups
- Research financial support resources including grants and free products and solutions
- Check out national transportation resources
- Transportation and lodging resources local to BFS
For more patient resources read our blog - Connected Visions!
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