European association involved in the research and care of children with neuroblastoma - SIOPEN

United Kingdom

 

Solving Kids’ Cancer fights for a future where no child dies of the childhood cancer neuroblastoma or suffers due to its treatment. Mission : helping those affected by neuroblastoma, an often aggressive and deadly childhood cancer.

Contact: info@solvingkidscancer.org.uk, Phone 0207 284 0800, Link to the website 

The charity’s sole purpose is the relief of children suffering from neuroblastoma, and to achieve this it raises funds for medical research into improving both diagnosis and treatment of the disease. Neuroblastoma UK is administered by a Board of Trustees made up of lay members who are parents or close relatives of children who have neuroblastoma, and senior medical staff who treat the disease.

Contact: hello@neuroblastoma.org.uk, Phone 020 3096 7890, Link to the website

In her memory Niamh's Next Step (NNS.ORG.UK) are proud to have put together an amazing team of trustees and our aim is to continue raising awareness of Neuroblastoma and funds to help other families and children diagnosed with this vile cancer. Awareness, education, research and hopefully one day a cure in Niamh's memory.

Contact: contact@nns.org.uk, Phone 01933 223907, Link to the webiste

Australia

The charity has three main objectives:

- To raise awareness of neuroblastoma childhood cancer and increase the understanding and the need to support research in this area
- To raise vital funds for research into the development of better, safer treatments for children diagnosed with neuroblastoma now and in the future
- To provide information and support to those affected by neuroblastoma.

Contact: info@nb.org.au, Phone 0406 991 606, Link to website

Norway

 

 

The Barnekreftforeningen is a voluntary, nationwide organization runed by parents who have or have had children with cancer. They are a support partner and source of information for families affected by child cancer. They contribute to research and education to fight childhood cancer.

Contact: kontakt@barnekreftforeningen.no, Phone 91902099, Link to the webstite

Greece

 

 

Floga ("Flame") is a Pan Hellenic parents association of children with cancer. They missions are to pursue the interests and rights of children with cancer, to improve treatment and care conditions by providing material, financial, psychological and social support. In this context they liaise with the medical community, the state authorities and other bodies and organizations directly or indirectly involved in areas related to childhood cancer.

Contact: floga@floga.org.gr, Phone 210 7485000, Link to the website

Israel

 

 

Hayim (“Life”) Association was established in 1984 by parents of children with cancer in order to ease treatment, assist families, and raise funds. In addition, the association provides social supporters for the children and their families in the pediatric oncological centers throughout Israel. Hayim Association is responsible for establishing new oncological pediatric centers, purchasing lifesaving medical equipment, and groundbreaking medical research.

Contact: hayim@hayim.org.il, Phone 972-3-6120494, Link to the website

 

Netherlands

 

Villa Joep started as a promise to the then four-year-old Joep. Before his death, his parents promised to do everything in their power to enable neuroblastoma to be cured. That promise from 2003 has grown into a professional organization that collects money to accelerate international research in neuroblastoma and increase the chance of a cure.

Contact: info@villajoep.nl, Phone 070 750 74 88, Link to the website

Switzerland

 

 

Zoé4life was founded in June 2013 by friends and family members of Zoé, a little girl diagnosed with neuroblastoma. Zoé4life provides support for families whose children suffer from cancer and for the children under treatment. They also aim to accelerate the implementation of innovative treatment protocols in pediatric oncology, so that all children have a chance to recover and to raise public awareness of childhood cancer and treatment-related issues.

Contact: contact@zoe4life.org, Link to the website