By Manuel Rodriguez
Published on 22 Mar 21 at 18:02
The interval will not be straightforward for anybody. At theUFC-What to choose, the sanitary measures had the consequence of stopping the bodily permanence.
To proceed to assist shoppers, the department of Fougères-Liffré saved two telephone strains open. “For a year, by force of circumstances, the files have significantly decreased, but we still play an intelligence and advisory role,” explains Remy Rouger.
Founder of the Fougères department then liable for ten years, he took over the reins of the affiliation after the departure of Jean-Michel Gaultier.
A return to enterprise nonetheless animated by the similar flame: “Defend the earthen pot against the iron pot.” “
Pierrette, one of the UFC-Que Choisir Fougères volunteers, agrees.
“We are volunteers but above all activists. We play an important social role with people who need it ”.
UFC-Que Choisir celebrates its 70th anniversary this year. “Because the representativeness and the energy of an affiliation will depend on its members”, the UFC-Que Choisir de Rennes and its region announces the launch of the sympathizing membership. It should allow Bretillians not yet members “to assist actions and fights, unite and improve strain on professionals and public authorities to get hold of concrete progress”. Go to: https://www.quechoisir.org/adhesion-sympathisant
500 files per year
From a problem on a cell phone bill to a scam amounting to several tens of thousands of euros, the Fougeraise branch of UFC-Que Choisir opens around 500 cases each year.
Where, in most cases, elderly or fragile people are victims of door-to-door sales, collection companies or construction scams (renovation, insulation, energy, etc.).
On the other hand, the UFC cannot act in the event of a dispute between person and person. “You have to be vigilant when making purchases, akin to vehicles for instance, on Internet websites”, supports Rémy Rouger before recalling that “the affiliation can all the time act in the capability of adviser upstream”.
UFC What to choose. The typical hotlines are closed due to the covid. Contact by telephone from Monday to Friday at 06 67 69 11 57 or 02 23 51 41 57 (messaging), or by mail to UFC Que Choisir Convent des Urbanistes 25 rue de la Caserne 35300 Fougères (connect photocopies of the obligatory paperwork from the file to the therapy of the dispute).