Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)

by UDHAVUM ULLANGAL PUBLIC CHARITABLE TRUST
Play Video
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
Cancer Screening of 3000 Rural Women in India (TN)
May 22, 2019

cancer Screening of 3000 Rural women in india (TN)

Workshop on Cancer- A Public Health Issue
Workshop on Cancer- A Public Health Issue
  • State level Seminar cum Workshop on Cancer- A Public health issue was conducted with School of Social work St.Xaviers college, Tirunelveli.

Image may contain: 6 people

The program was inaugurated by Dr. Senthil Deputy Director Public health, Tirunelveli, hehighlighted the need for creating more awareness, prevention, screening, early identification and treatment process. He also shared that the Government offers health insurance for the poor and needy people.

Dr. Aruna Chandrasekar,Surgiacal Oncologist & Medical Director in her presidential address highlighted the need for early identification, continuum of care and need for follow-up to address cancer care services in Tirunelveli. She also shared her experience in Adyar cancer institute, Nellur in Andhra and also shared about the cancer care services in Tiruneveli through Nellai cancer care center. . 
Fr. Anthonysamy Secretary of St. Xaviers college highlighted their commitment towards the cause. The inaugural session was followed by technical session, shared by Dr. Nagalakshmi Asst Professor Tirunelveli Medical college, Dr. Abirami, Dr. Cynthia and Dr. Jayabarathi about cancer primary care, secondary care, tertiary care and narrated their experience in Nellai cancer care center.
Second Technical session was an inspirational session by the cancer survivors from Nellai cancer center, they all shared that quality care by Nellai cancer care center and its team, their motivation to
survive, pain management were shared by them. 
Dr. Arthi an Anaesthetist and Assistant professor from Tiruneveli medical college shared her experience on pain management for palliative care for cancer patients.
Group session was facilitated by Dr. Vidhubala with an interactive session reviewing the day long learnings and asked for an action plan for self and social action to prevent cancer care focusing onm behaviour change from high risk to low risk and no risk. 

 

  • Thanks to Dr. Senthil, Deputy Director, Public health, Tirunelveli District for their support. The first ever cancer screening with the Govt PHC for follow up of their cases for cancer screening at Pathamadai PHC on 14th Feb 2019. 42 people were screened for oral, Breast and cervix.

Image may contain: 1 person, sitting and indoor

  • Cancer Awareness program in Mariam, polytechnic College, Alankulam by Nellai Cancer Care Team

 

Image may contain: one or more people, crowd and indoor

 

  • Cancer Awareness in Bell pins Factory.

Image may contain: 2 people, people sitting and indoor

Nellai Cancer Care Center – Inauguration of Palliative Care Services

 

Palliative care services was Inaugurated by Dr.Sunderesan, chairman of Gramaudhayam. He shared his own experience of his wife dying of cancer and need for palliative care. Dr.Aruna, Surical Oncologist and our Medical Director shared her experience and highlighted need of palliative care with Medico, psycho-social support with pain management.

Mr.Sankar Mahadevan shared about NCCC experience with home based care services and palliative care. He also assured that Udhavum Ullangal will launch Nutritional support for cancer patients. Nellai Cancer Care Centre has given awareness to  1,13,381 people, screened 29,980 in 1240 camps and treatment support given to 87 people. Palliative care nursing team from Govt shared their experiences.

       7 NGO partners had participated.

      Follow up for preventive care

Cancer care continuum

Home based care

Psycho-social support

Pain management 

Nutritional support

Livelihood support

Social security support were highlighted for cancer patients.

Special camps for high risk groups were also highlighted.

NCCC team had made all arrangements in organizing this unique program.

 

image.png

 

image.png

Dr.Aruna Chandrasekar, Surgical Oncologist , Medical Director, Nellai Cancer Care Centreimage.png

Dr.Krithiga, Anaesthetist  from Tirunelveli Medical College Hospital

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook
Comments:

About Project Reports

Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to globalgiving.org by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating.

Get Reports via Email

We'll only email you new reports and updates about this project.

Organization Information

UDHAVUM ULLANGAL PUBLIC CHARITABLE TRUST

Location: CHENNAI, Tamil Nadu - India
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Project Leader:
Udhavum Ullangal Public Charitable Trust
CHENNAI, Tamil Nadu India
$26,662 raised of $30,000 goal
 
206 donations
$3,338 to go
Donate Now
Important: GlobalGiving is currently unable to disburse funds to this project. Please note that this is due to restrictions on GlobalGiving’s ability to disburse to Indian-banked organizations and not a reflection on this project. GlobalGiving is one of the many nonprofits on whom these restrictions have been put. Learn more

Help raise money!

Support this important cause by creating a personalized fundraising page.

Start a Fundraiser

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence

Snorkeler
Our
Impact

Woman Holding a Gift Card
Give
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle
GlobalGiving
Guarantee

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter

WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.