Urgently need help
There are on average 35 children from 0 to 18 years old on therapy in burns department in the Republican Child Hospital Emilian Cotsaga Burning injuries pose high risk for health. Even singes which have big damage area are threatening child’s life, as for deep burns, it can lead to disability from very young age. Toddlers usually get burns with hot liquids: milk, tea, soup, water.
Each year, about 200 children are born in the Republic of Moldova with critical congenital heart defects. These defects require surgical intervention in their first year of life, and sometimes in the very first days. About 300 surgeries are performed in our Republic annually for children with heart defects. In total around 500-600 kids requires this intervention.
Our organization has steadily been growing over the past years. As we develop, the volume of requests from parents with children on treatment at the local hospitals, as well as hospitals themselves, has rapidly increased. Many of these requests came from the Institute of Oncology in Chisinau, Moldovan capital. To better serve the needs of our community, we decided to open separate fundraising projects to support pediatric departments of the Institute of Oncology