Our mission

Our mission HCFA TEAM February 15, 2023

Our mission is to protect and care for Cystic Fibrosis sufferers and their caregivers throughout Greece, with the aim of improving their daily lives.

Defending patients' rights

We undertake advocacy actions to defend the right of Cystic Fibrosis patients to care, treatment and social welfare, representing their interests on a national scale.

Strengthening Monitoring Centres

We ensure the necessary infrastructure and conditions in the specialised hospital centres where patients with Cystic Fibrosis are treated.

Access to medicines and innovative treatments

We are pushing to ensure patients have timely and equitable access to available medicines and treatments.

Lung transplant support

We ensure equal and timely access to lung transplants and raise public awareness of organ donation.

Empowering patients and carers

We organise support programmes, conferences and meetings to empower, support and educate patients and their families.

Information for health professionals

We organise conferences, workshops and meetings to inform doctors and educate health professionals.

Disease prevention & early diagnosis

We raise awareness of the need for prevention and early diagnosis of the disease.

Public information and awareness raising

We are carrying out actions to raise awareness of the disease among the general public.

Promoting research

We promote any kind of research project on Cystic Fibrosis to find a cure or prevention.

Cooperation with institutions

We cooperate with national and international bodies, associations and unions to defend the interests of our patients.