The Social Work Foundation is a non – profit welfare Organization and operates under the No. 244/30/12/2017 statute and its amendments No. 631/23/10/1992 and No.1855/13-9-2007 (Government Gazettes).
The Foundation is supervised by the Ministry of Labor, Social Protection and Social Solidarity. It has received Special Certification from the Ministry of Health as a Service Provider of Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Social Care (Government Gazette No. 741/20-6-2006). The Certification was renewed in 2012 and 2016 (Government Gazette No. 25/17-1-2012 and No. 2978/16-9-2016). The Foundation was integrated in the National Registry for Private Non-Profit Organizations of Social Care and in the Special Registry of Voluntary Non-Government Organizations in accordance with Law 2646/1998.
Since 7-5-1982, the Hadjipaterion – Centre for the Rehabilitation and Support of the Child (CRSC) operates with No. F/32/C4/292 authorization of the Prefecture of Athens as a Day Care Centre for children with Cerebral Palsy until the age of 14. It was amended by No. 4718/1-8-1985 Decision of the Prefecture of Athens.