The statutes of the AFANOC were approved on December 19, 1987 by the founding members and registered in the Register of Associations of Barcelona, on April 28, 1988. They have been renewed in 1999, 2001, 2004, 2006 and adapted to Law 4/2008, of 24 April, of the Third Book of the Civil Code of Catalonia in 2012.
And they define, among other aspects, the main objectives of AFANOC:
- Work to ensure that the emotional and educational development of children with cancer and their families is best suited to their special circumstances and, in general, any action aimed at improving their quality of life.
- Contribute to the improvement of the condition of children with cancer and their families, both medical and psychological, care, etc.
- And to contribute to the better knowledge of these diseases and their treatments.
The association’s domicile is established in Barcelona and its functions are mainly exercised in Catalonia.
All natural and legal persons who, freely and voluntarily, have an interest in its purposes can be part of the association.