DOG SLED EXPEDITION IN CANADA

DOG SLED EXPEDITION IN CANADA

        In the dead of winter, 11 « Sourire a la vie » children aged 10 to 18 and 5 of their group leaders (including doctors and nurses) live an incredible adventure : a dog-sled expedition through north Canada. After tough training sessions in camps, they [...]
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SPORTS AND ACTIVITIES AT THE HOSPITAL

SPORTS AND ACTIVITIES AT THE HOSPITAL

From tuesday to friday, the team of SOURIRE A LA VIE visits sick children at the hospital. Not a single place is left behind : we go to the hospital ward, secluded rooms, day care center and transplant center. In 2015, SOURIRE A LA VIE and the pediatric oncology- hématology unit in La [...]
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HELPING THE CHILD

HELPING THE CHILD

Helping the child through the hardships of his disease   Just like a professional athlete should work out towards the Olympics to be as strong, and steady as possible for the coming event, the sick child should be ready to face the different stages of his therapy.   That is why [...]
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LIVING THE LIFE A CHILD SHOULD LIVE

LIVING THE LIFE A CHILD SHOULD LIVE

  Keeping the sick child to riveted to real life     A child’s life is made of learning, discoveries, games, laughs, dreams and exchanges.  The outbreak of cancer is unsettling for a family and what used to be everyday life is completely disrupted by the [...]
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VOEUX D'ARTISTES : AN EXHIBITION FOR SOURIRE À LA VIE

VOEUX D'ARTISTES : AN EXHIBITION FOR SOURIRE À LA VIE

Founded by Paul Levy, a brilliant idea, the association Voeux d’Artistes (Artists’ wishes ) is the alliance of a passion for contemporary art and a desire to soothe the daily life of children affected with cancer. Here is the great concept : For 10 days, a hundred artists, both [...]
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