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Sponsorship

Sponsoring

By means of selected partnerships in the social, prevention and information provision fields, we demonstrate our commitment to society and bear testimony to our dedication to life.

Social Commitment

Special Olympics

special olympics Special Olympics Switzerland is part of the biggest sporting movement in the world for mentally handicapped people. The organisation enjoys the support of Helsana.

As a premium partner Helsana is committed to the Swiss organisation of the Special Olympics in Switzerland and provides members of its own staff to assist it (corporate volunteering). The Special Olympics organisation supports mentally handicapped people all over the world to develop in line with their capabilities and get fit. Regular training sessions and the opportunity to take part in regional, national and international competitions enable sportsmen and sportswomen, their family members and the public to experience something together. This results in greater appreciation, acceptance and equal opportunities for the sportsmen and women concerned.

Further information:

Special Olympics

Activities:

13th of May - Special Olympics take over the Letzigrund stadium for one day

Theodora Foundation

theodora As a partner of the Theodora Foundation Helsana helps put a smile on the faces of young hospital patients and their relatives, thus alleviating their suffering.

The Theodora Foundation strives to reduce the suffering of children in hospital and other specialist institutions by putting a smile on their faces. The recognised non-profit foundation organises and finances visits from 70 professional artists to 35 hospitals and 22 specialist institutions for the disabled across Switzerland every week. Helsana's support enables them to provide about 100,000 visits to children in hospital every year.

Further information:

Theodora Foundation

Activities:

14th of November - Committed to making children’s eyes light up.

Avatar

Avatar Helsana makes an important contribution to social integration and is involved in all sorts of ways to aid developments and innovations in the healthcare sector. Our sponsorship of Avatar is an example of our commitment.

Avatar allows Helsana to help sick children remain socially integrated. The Avatar robot enables children and younger people to stay in contact with their school and home life throughout a long stay in hospital. Nao stands in for the child in situ and makes it possible for him or her to be "there" in real time and to take part "live" in school lessons.

Further information:

Avatar

Activities:

17th March 2017 - An avatar goes to school

22nd December 2016 - Two avatars for the Cantonal Hospital in Aarau

25th November 2016 - Avatar Nao: the secret star at the Energy Star Night

1st of November 2016 - First Avatar robot handed over to Zurich Children's Hospital

23rd of Mai 2016 - "Rocket" - a story of friendship and commitment

Prevention commitment

I believe in you

I belive in you Helsana is committed to supporting everyone's sporting goals. This is why it supports the "Ibelieveinyou.ch" platform, an innovative way of promoting public health.

As a sponsorship partner of "Ibelieveinyou.ch" Helsana takes an active role in promoting the personal and sporting goals both of individual sportsmen and sportswomen and of sports teams and organisations. "I believe in you" is the first sport-related crowdfunding platform in Switzerland and also the most successful platform of its type in the world. This platform gives professional, semi-professional and hobby sportsmen and sportswomen the necessary financial support to make their sporting dreams come true.en.

Further information:

I believe in you

Activities:

06th of June 2017 - Rock'n'roll in a good cause

21th of April 2017 - Helsana is committed to the special moments in everyone’s life

31th of March 2017 - Zurich fencing club actively committed to life

06th of January 2017 - Thank YOU!

31th of October 2016 - Small gestures can have a big impact

27th of September 2016 - The Helsana Story Wall has gone live

25th of August 2016 - We are passionate about supporting sportsmen and women

Helsana Trails

Trail Around 120 Helsana trails invite you to get active in the great outdoors. They are suitable for all levels of fitness and are available year-round.

Further information

Helsana-Trails

Helsana-Trails-App for iPhone (App Store)

Helsana-Trails-App for Android Smartphones (Google Play Store)

Information provision commitment

Helsana health forum

Helsana-Gesundheitsforum Kursaal 17.09.2016 Helsana aims to promote the healthcare knowledge of each and every one of its members, which is why it is organising the Helsana health forum. Those attending can expect an engaging day packed full with exciting information and encounters.

Further information:

Helsana Health Forum 2017

Activities:

01.07.2017 - Successfull Helsana Health Forum 2017

17.09.2016 – Successful Helsana Health Forum 2016