The MIMI Ullens Foundation consists of :
7 centres in Europe
Wellness Centres located at the very heart of hospital cancer departments.
15,000 patients a year
Men and women, suffering from all types of cancer.
10 years in existence
There for patients to enable them to cope better with their illness.
"We allow patients suffering from cancer to recover their dignity and bring some sun into their lives. We give them love."
Myriam Ullens de Schooten - Mimi
"The Mimi Foundation makes a real contribution to the well-being of our patients. They find in it the resources they need to face up to and overcome their illness. "
Prof. Yves Humblet - Oncologist
"I have the opportunity to provide patients with a unique one-to-one support. Watching them relax completely and feel calmed is simply quite wonderful."
Gwenn - Beautician
"We help them focus on what is really important in their lives, to adapt to their situation, and to manage their fears. We provide them with an anchor for when things are not going so well."
Alexandra Meert - Psychologist
An exclusive report
Read the very good article about the Mimi Ullens Foundation which appeared in Le Vif/L'Express. A must-read! Find it here. ...
Information meeting – Genetics and breast reconstruction
Bra Day – Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day – is an international initiative devoted to providing information to women who are considering breast reconstruction following a partial or total mastectomy and making them aware of what is involved. On this occasion European hospitals are organising an information conference in Brussels on Wednesda ...
Our multi-award winning video at the Cannes Creativity Festival “If only for a second”
After nearly 16 million hits on YouTube, “If only for a second” has won the hearts not only of the general public but also of the International Creativity Festival. With its nine awards (1 Golden Lion and 8 Silver Lions), our video short has turned out to be one of the most award-winning communications in the world.
The sincerity and the rig ...
Gerald runs for cancer
In memory of his Mum, Gerald runs marathons and triathlons in support of the fight against cancer. This season he has opted to support the Mimi Ullens Foundation. He faces no fewer than 543 kilometres! Starting with the Eupen triathlon held on the weekend of 2-3 August 2014. Anyone who wants to is urged to sponsor him by paying a contribution per k ...