The Linum Foundation supports people confronted with a rare disease.
A rare disease, also referred to as an orphan disease, is any disease that only affects a small percentage of the population, is serious and requires very costly treatments. It is distressing that social security does not provide reimbursements for these treatments. Families confronted with rare diseases do not just have to battle with the drama of the disease but also risk financial ruin. Without any external support such scenario could be a disaster.
The Vanderbeke family - Linum Europe NV Kuurne - has its own Foundation - this non-profit organisation helps people confronted with a rare disease.
Read more on our website: www.linumfoundation.net