WELCOME TOHEROES AND COURAGEFUNDATION
Welcome to our heroes and courage foundation. We invited you to take a look through our website, so that you know a little more about our work and join us to be part of our team of super heroes.
We are a foundation nonprofit that aims to improve the quality of life of children in cancer treatment and you can join and help us.
Heroes and courage’s foundation is a private entity of social action, nonprofit and which principal purpose is providing hosting, food and care accompaniment to children under the age of 18 with limited resources who come from different part of Santander and get a big impact in 500 families. This has been why we have been working in the last seven years.
Improve the quality of life of children, young people and families displaced by violence and with cancer, brain injuries and terminal illnesses from continuous support in their treatments and fight against the disease. Guiding and training their families seeking the benefit of the family group.
To be a Foundation recognized for its support center that provides social and humanitarian service focused on informal and work education, training and comprehensive protection of children and young people from populations in high levels of social marginalization who are displaced by violence or have cancer, brain injuries, congenital problems and terminal illnesses.
The foundation through its various activities seeks to promote, encourage and develop programs and projects that contribute to the personal growth of young people and children with brain injuries, terminal illnesses, congenital diseases, cancer, as well as families displaced by violence; through support in medical, psychological, legal and job training treatments through the acquisition of resources at national and international level with social agents – NGOs, individuals, companies and public and private institutions, creating opportunities and life expectancy.The foundation through its various activities seeks to promote, encourage and develop programs and projects that contribute to the personal growth of young people and children with brain injuries, terminal illnesses, congenital diseases, cancer, as well as families displaced by violence; through support in medical, psychological, legal and job training treatments through the acquisition of resources at national and international level with social agents – NGOs, individuals, companies and public and private institutions, creating opportunities and life expectancy.
"Life is full of beautiful surprises, keep fighting to discover them"
WHAT WE OFFER
We provide psychosocial support to the families of our brave people seeking to improve the quality of life of each one by meeting their basic needs and generating life expectancy and the illusion of living even in spite of their illness.
Patients in cancer treatment and their families go through very difficult times during their process, so in Heroes y Valientes foundation we work to provide them with all the tools to make their disease more bearable, we manage different programs that benefit our children and generate hope and illusion of living.
Our recreational outings are of vital importance so that our children can continue to be Children even in the midst of their illness, their days of hospitalization and treatment are very long, so the spaces of recreation and fun that we offer them are very important because they are an injection of life.
We have the first and only exclusive step home for children in Santander, we have rooms equipped with private bathroom and decorated especially for our brave, cinema room, children’s classroom, playground, swimming pool and many more things that are specially designed to make your stay during your treatment pleasant and thus improve your quality of life filling them with love and fun.
Our training program is aimed at families especially moms who due to the treatment of their children, they can’t work, so we are committed to their training in crafts, beauty, cooking and arts so that they can carry out their own ventures and so they can be productive in the midst of the whole process that their children go through.
We love to celebrate the life of our brave, every year is a blessing for them and their families, so we have a commitment to them to make this day a special date. we have the support of many super heroes who in each celebration shine in order to see the smile of our brave.
Fulfilling a dream is the greatest purpose of our lives and we are sure that it generates illusion and hope in our children, so our dream program has no limits and thanks to our dreamers we have managed to make many dreams come true together.