- YEAR OF GRANT
- CATEGORYSOCIAL WELFARE
- ORGANIZATION LOCATIONNice
- GRANT LOCATIONFRANCE
- ORGANIZATION WEBSITEwww.maisondubonheur06.com
For partial funding for renovating the House of Families, accommodating parents and relatives of hospitalized children, and for children and adults under ambulatory treatment. The extension projects will double the hostel’s capacity. Most of the parents are referred by medical social workers from the hospitals. This structure is the only place in the Alps Maritimes to offer this type of affordable accommodation for families of hospitalized children.
La Maison du Bonheur, created in 2000, has been managing the House of Families in Nice since 2005. In addition, they are running leisure and musical activities in pediatric services of the hospitals with the support of a professional clown and arranging meetings with the parents.