Our mission

Our mission is to improve the quality of life of patients suffering from cancer and other incurable illnesses through medical, social and psycho-emotional care.

Our vision

Our vision is to ensure that every patient with advanced and incurable illnesses will benefit from palliative care services.

About HOSPICE Angelus

Medical-social Philantropical Foundation “Angelus Moldova” is a non-governmental, apolitical and non-profit organization which was founded and legally registred at the Ministry of Justice under the number 1504 in 2000, with the purpose of creating a new system of medical and social assistance to incurable patients with cancer in advanced and terminal stages, as well as to their relatives.

In 2001, “Angelus Moldova” established HOSPICE “Angelus Moldova” as inalienable part of the Foundation. HOSPICE „Angelus Moldova” is a home palliative care service.

Foundation “Angelus Moldova” is a member of some national or international associations :

  • 2001 : Member of the National Association for Palliative Care.
  • 2001 : Member of the European Association for Palliative Care in Central and Eastern Europe.
  • 2003 : Member of the Task force on Palliative Care in Eastern Europe.

In 2014, HOSPICE Angelus :

  • cared for 2,330 patients
  • carried out 6,092 visits to patients’ home
  • distributed 260 163 stoma bags for free, thanks to our UK partners


HOSPICE Angelus seeks to involve all members of the society in its activities, which are :

  • Organization and extension of hospice services in Republic of Moldova
  • Application and promotion of palliative care principles in accordance with the recommandations of World Health Organization
  • Rehabilitation of women affected by breast cancer
  • Training health professionals in the field of palliative care
  • Promoting the principles of charity within society
  • Promoting a sense of civic and community responsability
  • Providing free services to patients with stoma and defending their rights
  • Caring for children with final stage cancer.

HOSPICE Sponsors