Netherlands: Stichting Hematon

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Mailing/Postal adress:

Stichting Hematon

Postbus 8152

3503 RD Utrecht

Telephone: +31 30 291 6090

Email:

Web: www.hematon.nl

KEY CONTACT:

Key contact: Jan de Jong, patient advocate,

ORGANIZATIONAL OBJECTIVES:

  1. Sharing information
  2. Bringing patients together
  3. Looking after interests of patients with bloodcancer, lymphoma and stem cell transplantation  

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF ORGANIZATION:

Hematon is a patient advocacy group for all blood cancers, lymphomas and stemcell transplantation. It's a full voluntary organization.

The volunteers are responsible for advocacy, the management of the website, magazine, the fellow contacts, the organization of regional contact days and the maintenance of regional contacts.

NUMBER OF MEMBERS:

4700 (status: Jan 2017)

COUNTRIES IN WHICH ORGANIZATION HAS A SIGNIFICANT MEMBERSHIP BASE:

The Netherlands