The mission of Ibtissama is to bring smiles, fun and laughter to hospitalized children in Lebanon, especially those with chronic illnesses, through visits held by specialized “Clown Doctors”.

The objectives of Ibtissama are
  • To create an encouraging environment for hospitalized children and their families.
  • To promote children’s interactive skills as well as their families’.
  • To form concrete relationships with hospital administration and staff.
  • To provide professional and specialized training to clown doctors in the theory and practice of Ibtissama.