Combating childhood-juvenile cancerand contributing to the rescue of the citizenship, dignity and quality of life of its patients and caregivers, Casa DurvalPaivahas cared to oncological and hematological cases in the states of Rio Grande do Norte, Paraíba, Ceará, Piauí and Sergipe for more than two decades.
Nowadays, the institution has on average 100 collaborators specialized in several areas, among them: social workers, psychologist, dentists, physiotherapist, occupational therapist, nutritionist, doctors, pharmaceutical, pedagogues, educative art, IT, which make up a multidisciplinary team, beyond volunteers dedicated to the cause.
The House also offers group rooms, handicrafts, pedagogical support and computing; physiotherapy ward, occupational and pharmaceutical therapy; interactive and ecumenical spaces; living area, transport, bazaar, auditorium, dormitories, kitchen, dining hall and laundry. In addition to the central donation, IT; financial, administrative sector, HR and institutional development.
Essential to the state of health of these people, as well as the coexistence with the familiar problems caused by the disease, the Casa DurvalPaiva looking for the best assistance, developed some projects with proposals focused on the humanization and social inclusion of those cared by the institution.
In the biography of Casa DurvalPaiva, hundreds of stories can be narrated, some about loss, others from healing. But what prevails is the celebration of life while it exists!