World Lymphedima Day March 6

Lymphedema Awareness Day

March the 6th is Lymphedema Awareness Day! Every year it is proclaimed in Saskatchewan and can be proclaimed in each city. Currently Regina, Saskatoon and Prince Albert are covered. There is a declaration form included that could be presented to City Hall in your area. Please inform us if your city or town is participating. You will also find a declaration form to be forwarded to your local media. This is a golden opportunity for lymphedema education. A big thank you to Shopper's Drug Mart who has generously donated $5,000.00 to cover lymphedema advertisements declaring March 6th Lymphedema Awareness Day on 10 radio stations provincially. Advertisements will air on the 5th and 6th .

Proclamation Form

LAS Communication Fact Sheet

Prince Albert's Proclamation

Regina's Proclamation

Saskatoon's Proclamation

Saskatchewan's Proclamation

Photo of our brochures

You can help bring lymphedema awareness and education in SK!

SK Residents, Please help LAS distribute lymphedema brochures and posters to your doctor's offices. Also please ask them if they would be willing to receive a mailed copy of the Pathways magazine for their office free of charge (four issues yearly). LAS must order a minimum of 150 Pathways issues and we would like to use the extra copies towards education.

Please contact us if you would like to help (contact@sasklymph.ca).

Lymphedema Awareness Day

March 6, 2016 was the 22nd Lymphedema Awareness Day and the 1st Lymphedema World Day. It was proclaimed Lymphedema Awareness Day for the province of SK was individually proclaimed in the cities of Prince Albert, Saskatoon and Regina.

Lymphedema Fact Sheet


2016 Proclamation 2016 Proclamation 2016 Proclamation 2016 Proclamation World Lymph Day Saskatchewan's Proclamation