Be Strong launches “1069,” a national telephone helpline for cancer patients
01 FEBRUARY 2010

On January 18th, 2010, the not-for-profit organization Be Strong began operating “1069,” a new national telephone helpline that provides support to people affected by cancer.

On Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010, one day before World Cancer Day, “Be Strong” will mark the opening of its new premises, which will house the helpline.

The telephone helpline was established through a grant from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation, which is also funding its operation for one year. 

For more information on this grant, click here