Organizations and Blogs

This page represents a consolidated listing of Asbestos Victims’ Organizations’ Facebook pages, blogs, eNewsletters, websites, and upcoming events. Our hope is to provide a resource for asbestos victims to instantaneously connect, share, and comfort each other. If you would like to add your Asbestos Victims’ Organization’s links, please visit this page for instructions.

We ask for your patience as we build the Asbestos Victims’ Community Resource page, as it is a work in progress.

Asbestos Victims’ Organizations Facebook Pages

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) Note- we are inviting our 1500 supporters on our “Cause” page to join our new page.
2008 ADAO Causes
2010 Global Ban Asbestos Network (GBAN)
ADSVIC (Asbestos Diseases Society of Victoria Inc) – Australia
Asbestos Victims Association (SA) Inc.
Ban Asbestos Philippines
Barrow Asbestos-Related Disease Support (BARDS) – UK
Bernie Banton Foundation (BBF) – Australia
Cure Meso (MARF)

Community Facebook Pages

ADAO “Voices on the Wall” Asbestos Victims’ Community
“MARF & ADAO are on FB” – Kim Hoover
Mavis Nye Meso Warrior – Personal Page
Mesowarriors – Community
“Mesothelioma Warriors ( Asbestos Cancer) fundraising Group” – Jan Weston
“mesothelioma tears- for those of us who have lost a loved one” – Jan Weston

Patient and Family Blogs and Stories

Mick Knighton Chris’s-story
Deidre van Gerven – Blog New Zealand
 “Mesothelioma and me”  by Debbie B.
“Living with mesothelioma” by Mavis N.
“Mesothelioma – Jan’s Journey” by Jan E.
“Doing something positive” by Linda W.
“Nonna’s Haven” by Vickie A.
“Heather’s Hope”, by Heather
Mick Knighton Chris’s-story
Deidre van Gerven – Blog New Zealand

TEDx Video Narrative: “Turning Anger to Action” by Linda R

Asbestos Victims’ Organizations eNewsletters

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO)

Asbestos Victims’ Organizations (AVO) Websites – NOTE

The following AVO websites will be added to the Global Ban Asbestos Network (GBAN) social media portal at

ADSVIC (Asbestos Diseases Society of Victoria Inc. – Australia
Asbestos Action Tayside
Asbestos Diseases Foundation of Australia
Asbestos Diseases Society of Australia
Asbestos Support West Midlands – United Kingdom
Asbestos Victims Association (AVA) – Australia
Associação Brasileira dos Expostos ao Amianto (ABREA) – Brazil
Association Belge des Victimes de l’Amiante (ABEVA) – Belgium
Ban Asbestos Canada
Bernie Banton Foundation (BBF) – Australia
Cheshire Asbestos Victims Support Group – United Kingdom
Derbyshire Asbestos Support Team – United Kingdom
Grippsland Asbestos Related Disease Support – Australia
Hampshire Asbestos Support & Awareness – United Kingdom
Hazards Campaign – United Kingdom
June Hancock Fund
Northeast Asbestos Support & Awareness – United Kingdom
Queensland Asbestos Related Disease Society – United Kingdom
Right On Canada
Sheffield & Rotherham Asbestos Group – United Kingdom
Wahana Lingkungan Hidup – Indonesia
White Lung Association


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