• «Art and music touch places in the young patients where no injection can reach.»
    Petula Clark, singer, songwriter and patron of the Fondation ART-THERAPIE

  • «Music touches us emotionally, where words alone can't.»
    Johnny Depp

  • «Music can build bridges where the spoken language cannot.»
    Valeri Gergiev, conductor and opera company director, patron oft he Fondation ART-THERAPIE

  • «In a peripheral hospital, paediatrics is like a safe harbour»
    Dr. Valdo Pezzoli, head physician at the paediatrics department in the regional hospital of Lugano

  • «Art- and music therapy allow the patient to become immerged in another world.»
    C.B., art-therapist at University Children’s Hospital Zurich

  • «It is only in being creative that the individual discovers the self.»
    D. W. Winnicott, English paediatrician and psychoanalyst

Our Partners

Through their generous support, numerous patrons make the therapy programs possible in the hospitals. A truly heart-felt thanks to you and the many private donors.

Fondation Dora

Alfred & Eugénie Baur

Dr. med. Albert Coray

Hans Vogel Stiftung

Clariant Foundation

Wilhelm Doerenkamp Stiftung

Hans Eggenberger Stiftung

Hans Konrad Rahn Stiftung

Kido Stiftung

Paul und Ida Rohner Schweizer Stiftung

Gabriela und Marcel Pawlicek-Eicher-Stiftung

Scherler AG, Luzern

Banque Cantonale de Genève

Boner Stiftung

David Bruderer-Stiftung

Fondation Chrysalinos

Fondation Johann et Luzia Graessli