Acherhof Stiftung - Construction - Stavros Niarchos Foundation

Acherhof Stiftung

For partial funding for the construction of the Franziskus House.

The "Franziskus" house is a pavilion that was connected to the main Acherhof house and that accommodates 12 patients suffering from dementia.
The Acherhof association was founded in 1931 by Father Felizian Bessmer. The Acherhof Stiftung includes an old age and care center for the elderly and disabled who can no longer live on their own.  The association organizes activities and events, including concerts, visits, gymnastic lessons and plays.  Its patients mainly come from the community of Schwyz.