Programs funded by Greece Race for the Cure®

Programs funded by 9th Greece Race for the Cure®

  • Helpline for breast cancer patients
  • Βeauty techniques and nutrition tips for breast cancer patients during therapy
  • Legal Counseling Program
  • Genetic Counseling and testing
  • Group Therapy & Wellness programs
  • Τraining program for Healthcare Professionals in Communication Skills with Oncological patients
  • Scientific Research Grand for breast cancer in Greece (in psycho-oncology)
  • Breast cancer Workplace awareness program
  • Breast Cancer Awareness Program – Clinical Breast Exams for 20-39 y.o. women
  • Breast Cancer Awareness Program in 5 areas in Greece with limited access to healthcare services

Our impact in 2017-2018 concerning breast cancer

Helpline for breast cancer patients

The Hellenic Association of Women with Breast Cancer “Alma Zois” operates the Support Helpline. Breast cancer patients and survivors may call daily at 210 8253253 and speak with a Health Psychologist or a Social Worker. Also, legal advice may be given by councelor on specific days and hours The aim of the Helpline is: Psychological support […]

Βeauty techniques and nutrition tips for breast cancer patients during chemotherapy

Nutrition, skin care and beauty tips The Hellenic Association of Women with Breast Cancer “Alma Zois” provides beauty, skin care techniques and nutrition tips for breast cancer patients during chemotherapy. The objective of the program The program aims to improve the patients’ functionality and psychological status through personalized information and practical assistance on issues caused by treatment […]

Breast Health Clinics Audit throughout Greece

The aim of the Breast Health Clinics Audit This is an ongoing survey that started in March 2016 and aims to allocate every single health facility associated with the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer in Greece. Its objective is to gather updated data and online provide them to anyone concerned through “Alma Zois” webpage. The […]

Workplace breast cancer awareness program

Workplace breast cancer awareness program The aim of the program The aim of the breast cancer awareness program in workplaces and institutions, is to inform general population for the importance of prevention and early detection of breast cancer and to mobilize them for regular screening. About the program This program is implemented through speeches conducted by a skilled team […]

Breast Cancer Awareness Program – Clinical Breast Exams for Young Women 20-39 years old

Breast Cancer Awareness – Clinical Breast Exams Program Breast Cancer Awareness – Clinical Breast Exams Program for young women (20-39 years old) relates to screening of the general population and includes a clinical examination by specialized surgeons of the Greek  Breast Surgery Society. The aim of the program The aim of the program  is breast cancer awareness for young women, aknowledgement of the importance […]

Legal Counseling Program

Legal Counseling Program In “Alma Zois”, a helpline staffed by legal counselor , provides access to legal information to any patient with breast cancer nationwide. The aim of the program Legal advice to patients throught the helpline on a weekly basis Planning & Implementation of rights claiming program – Legal issues for breast cancer patients Patients can call […]

Genetic Counseling and testing

Genetic Counseling and testing Hellenic Association of Women with Breast Cancer “Alma Zois”, in cooperation with the National Center for Scientific Research “Demokritos”, conducts a genetic counseling and testing program for women who have already experienced breast cancer, as well as for three  more first-degree members of their family. The program is free for the members of […]

Group Therapy

Group Therapy Psychosocial support groups are organized and implemented by experienced mental health professionals: health psychologists – psychotherapists and social workers. Program’s mission The main objective of the Psychosocial support groups is the provision of individualized psychosocial rehabilitation services, depending on the needs of each patient and on the stage of each patient’s treatment. More specifically, the program […]