Hellenic Group of Patients with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (Greece)

Scope of organisation

CLL-specific support group/organisation


The association “Greek Group of Patients with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia” was founded in January 2017 based in Thessaloniki by patients in Northern Greece.
It is a non-profit association with the main source coming from the annual subscription of its members, from donations of natural or legal persons and from receipts from various events and activities of the Association.

The association for the achievement of its work, is supported by reputable scientists of the medical field who help in valid and documented information about Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, as well as in the psychological support of patients and relatives.

Support services offered and available resources


Information on COVID-19

Services for HCP

  • Healthcare professional education

Patient support services

  • Buddy schemes (1:1 support)
  • Directory of local / national support groups
  • Local support groups
  • Online group / chat or forum
  • Patient meetings
  • Telephone support / support helpline
  • Welfare / financial support

Education services / Capacity building

  • Conferences
  • Educational events
  • Publications and presentations at relevant blood cancer meetings
  • Webinars

Digital Tools & Resources

  • Apps
  • Newsletter
  • Podcasts
  • Videos
  • Website pages

CLL Information

Campaigning and Advocacy

  • Advisory statements and position papers
  • Awareness campaigns
  • Health Technology Appraisals (HTA)
  • Input in writing and/or in person to government and regulatory organizations
  • Fundraising resources
  • Personal Advocacy
  • Petitions
  • Surveys of the community served