|Type||Ospedale/Istituto di cura|
|Fields of business||Healthcare (Health Care Services and Suppliers)|
|Activities||Active care (hospitals and other care facilities)|
Founded by Don Carlo Gnocchi to provide care, rehabilitation and social integration for children who lost limbs in the war, the Foundation has gradually expanded the scope of its operations over the years. Today, Don Gnocchi Foundation continues to provide care to: children and young people with disabilities or congenital or acquired diseases; patients of every age who need motor-skill, cardiorespiratory or oncological rehabilitation; the injured, stroke victims, and those with multiple sclerosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s or other debilitating diseases; non-self-sufficient elderly, terminal cancer patients, the severely brain-damaged, and those in a persistent vegetative state.