Who we are
We Guild Especially recognized Charity - Nonprofit (N. 272/92, decisions. Prefect Art. No. 13758 / 09.18.95) GG 1023 / b / 11.11.96. It belongs to the National Register of Voluntary Organisations no. 13417SYN12046038N. Over 21 years of uninterrupted operation the K.I.F.A.AMEA hosts children with cerebral palsy - spastic quadriplegia and severe mental retardation, (multiple disabilities children, which can not be accommodated in any other structure in the county) child-centered .
We are proud because in 2001 was awarded by the President of the Greek Republic Mr. Stephanopoulos as the best Social Structure in Chania, following a vote by journalists of Chania, (we got 53 votes out of 53 voters in total).
There is very good cooperation with all the Institutions and the county services, the K.I.F.A.AMEA approved as internship frame Heraklion TEI, School of Social Sciences, School SEYP since 2006. A major effort is also made and part of the awareness and participation of the local community, especially through the very good cooperation we have with schools, public and private at all levels.
The K.I.F.A.AMEA are non-profit private organization, not funded by the Greek government, but has stable financing of the insurance funds of children, those for monthly operating expenses in their entirety. Of course all these years of operation we have around us and our Chania fellow, whose donations are the main source of income and helps in the functioning of our Centre, but apart from our economic track provide more importantly, moral support and strength to continue the our work.
Currently we host 20 children and operate daily from 7:30am to 19:30pm and Saturdays from 8:30pm to 16:30pm.