We have received an abundance of assistance and support from our community (The Village) - they have shared books, prayers and poems, phone calls, food, and a multitude of creative and practical support. Developing methods for self-care was another element in sustaining ourselves over the year. Click on a button to explore the postings. "the succour" provided to us from these contributions.

NOUN -  assistance and support in times of hardship and distress. 

Synonyms: aid · help · a helping hand · assistance · comfort · ease ·relief · support · TLC.

Artist: Marie France Nitski
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On January 22, 2016 I went for a mammogram, to confirm that a lump in my right breast was a cyst. It was. And it saved my life. Because I was overdue for my breast screening, imaging was also done on my left breast  The mammogram and ultrasound came back “highly suspicious” for breast cancer...

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