Tg-Mures, Bulevardul 1 Decembrie 1918, nr 162, ap 15, cod 540524
Jud Mures, tel. 0753 316623
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE ORGANISATION
ASCOTID (Asociatia Copiilor si Tinerilor Diabetici-Mureş /Mures Association of Children and Young People with Diabetes) is the major local association in charge of dealing with children and young people with diabetes. It is a non-governmental, nonprofit association, founded in 2006 by parents of children with diabetes from the Mures region. Its major goal is to promote, support, and defend the interests of children and young people with diabetes.
ASCOTID is interested in raising the quality of the life and management of young people with diabetes through involvement in projects, collaboration with national and international institutions, and especially through the formation of a multidisciplinary team and approach of these patients.
ASCOTID has a large network of partners such as:
- local governmental stakeholders: Mures Prefecture, Mures County Council, Mures MayorHall,
- educational and professional institutions: UMFST, Mures College of Physician, Romanian Diabetes Federation, Mures Family Physicians Association, Mures Public Health Department, Emergency Clinical County Hospital, Rheum Care Foundation, COPAC Coalition of Organisations of Patients with Chronic Diseases, APAA Associaton of Patients with Autoimmune Diseases.
It hosts and develops activities through the Romanian College of Physicians (DIABFORUM).