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WebWhispers, Inc.

Online. 3,000 members. Founded 1996. Provides support for individuals who have questions about larynx cancer treatments, surgery, recovery, and what to expect after surgery. Membership is open to individual laryngectomees, caregivers, medical professionals, survivors of larynx and other throat cancers. Member-run mutual-aid to support people in rehabilitation. Group has a moderated e-mail list where members share knowledge and experience.
WebWispers, Inc.
PO Box 453
Gold Hill, OR 97525
Verified: 2/19/2014

International Association of Laryngectomees

International. 200 chapters. Founded 1952. Acts as a bridge starting before laryngectomy surgery through rehabilitation. Provides practical and emotional support. Newsletter, conferences. Chapter development guidelines.
International Association of Laryngectomees
925B Peachtree St. NE #316
Atlanta, GA 30309
Voice: 1-866-425-3678
Fax: 910-455-1855
Verified: 2/7/2014

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