Help for the Andes Foundation
Conferences and Medical visits for Prevention and Early Detection of Cancer in Women - December 2015 to aim to reduce preventable death in women.
In collaboration with the University of Vina del Mar and the Foundation Vamos que se Puede, a Conference and Seminar took place in Vina del Mar with the participation of Dr. Frank Cirisano a leading specialist worldwide Gynecologic Oncology and Founder of Women's Cancer Care Fund in the United States, an institution committed to the Help for the Andes for prevention and education organization for women in the Region Andina.
Dr. Cirisano also visited some health services in Vina/Valparaiso and had a special visit at the Village La Pradera to meet with 50 women in very vulnerable health conditions. This village has 120 families who do not have accces to health.
"Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being of himself and of his family, including food, clothing, housing and medical care and necessary social services, and the right to security in the event of unemployment, sickness, disability, widowhood, old age or other lack of livelihood in circumstances beyond his control."
—Universal Declaration of Human Rights (Article 25, para. 1)