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Criteria

EFHCO wants to obtain recognition for all the member organizations that provide professional hospital clowning, from both the healthcare community and the general public, throughout Europe. EFHCO aims to guarantee that its members meet and maintain professional working methods and standards at all levels in healthcare clowning.  

The founding members maintain a list of criteria which they carefully put together.

The criteria for becoming a member are split into the following categories:

Concerning the Member Organizations

Concerning the Artist

Concerning Working in a Health Care Setting

You can read about the procedure for application:

Procedure for application