Why can participating in the League Against Cancer sale in Ussel (Corrèze) help patients?

This Saturday, June 18, a sale took place in Ussel, the proceeds of which will be donated to the League Against Cancer. It is thanks to the Marylène shop that the Ussello branch of the League can exhibit objects, since the ancient trade has donated to it various objects: board games, books, stuffed animals or even clothes are on display. They will be put up for sale again during a second sale on Saturday June 25th at the premises of rue de la Civadière, at the bottom right of the administration building.
The opportunity to find happiness, to donate to the league, but also to learn.

Why has the Ussel (Corrèze) branch of the League Against Cancer moved?

This is an opportunity to talk about screening

In fact, the Ussello branch of the League Against Cancer is very active. It sets up a major screening awareness campaign and maintains an ongoing one

, Tuesdays from 2pm to 5pm at the La Civadière offices. An appointment held by the same volunteers who manage sales: Karine Arfeuillère, Michelle Valibus, Martine Payen and Thérèse Greco. All four find that people are poorly informed about the disease and do not dare to get tested. In addition, people with cancer receive very little support after treatment and difficult chemotherapy sessions, hence the establishment of supportive care by appointment.

This is one way to fund prevention events
With the help of speaker Patricia Lachenaud, the link between the hospital and the League Against Cancer is maintained and patients have access to care and therapy sessions: a psychologist, a sophrologist, a beautician and a nutritionist work with the association.
The Ussel branch, which has been active since 2018, has around twenty volunteers who organize various events throughout the year, such as the Colon Tour for colorectal cancer prevention in March or the Pink October with its march. Not

Appointments are also possible under

candles of hope.

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