Inauguration of the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit of the University Hospital of Heraklion and the Hospitality Hostel
21 November 2013

Two significant projects were inaugurated on Monday, November 18th, in Heraklion, Crete which were completed with the support of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation. The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit of the University Hospital of Heraklion was renovated and equipped, as part of the Pediatric ICUs Renovation Program, which covers the renovation of all Pediatric ICUs in the country and is completed via an SNF grant.

Moreover the hospitality hostel  for children with cancer was also inaugurated and was also completed with the SNF’s support . The hostel is located close to the University Hospital of Heraklion and will offer accommodation to children and their families, during their regular visits for treatment.


General University Hospital of Crete
Pakritios Association of Parents & Friends of Children with Neoplasia – Iliachtida