From AFANOC we consider it necessary and very important to be able to be present in the world of education in order to accompany the teaching staff, students, the family of the child who is ill at that time, etc. and thus be able to bring children / young people closer to the disease, giving them the possibility of breaking taboos, beliefs and misconceptions that still exist today. In addition, starting from a good knowledge allows you to put yourself in the other person’s place, preventing cancer from being a reason for discrimination.
The active and collaborative presence of teachers, classmates and the immediate environment help to ensure that the child who has the disease, when he has to return to class after a long period of hospitalization, can feeling in an environment of affective security which allows you to feel one more among yourselves.
In this section we will focus on the talks he offers to schools in the province of Lleida: