- YEAR OF GRANT
- CATEGORYHEALTH & SPORTS
- ORGANIZATION LOCATIONAthens, Attiki
- GRANT LOCATIONGREECE
- ORGANIZATION WEBSITEwww.merimna.org.gr
For the creation of a new Psychological Support Center in Thessaloniki. Following the important work conducted at the Psychological Support Center in Athens, as well as the growing needs which have arisen in Thessaloniki, the creation of a Center in Thessaloniki will allow Merimna to promote specialized training for professionals in the fields of health and education for treating children facing illness or death, and to provide direct support services to children who mourn the loss of a loved or are facing a life-threatening illness.
Merimna was founded in 1995 by a group of scientists to support children who face life-threatening illnesses or who are mourning the loss of a loved one. Merimna also conducts research and has undertaken publishing initiatives.