Articles tagged with: NorthLancashire

CancerCare keeps good company

on Friday, 17 November 2017. Posted in Blog Tags cancer, CancerCare, Kendal, Lancaster, localcharity, northlancashire, slynedales, southlakeland

CEO Neil's Blog: New business partnership scheme is launched

CancerCare keeps good company

It has been a busy week with an appearance on BBC Children in Need, the launch of our new business initiative, 'Keeping Good Company',  numeous meetings, a new drop-in with Tim Farron MP in Kendal, a Christmas Fair in Ambleside and much more.

Breast Cancer: What You Need to Know

on Monday, 19 September 2016. Posted in Blog Tags Breastcancerawarenessmonth, CancerCare, cancersupport, northlancashire, southlakeland

October is national Breast Cancer Awareness month so team CancerCare will be leading the local campaign across North Lancashire & South Lakeland.

Breast Cancer: Know Yourself Check Yourself

on Monday, 19 September 2016. Posted in Blog Tags Breastcancerawarenessmonth, CancerCare, cancersupport, northlancashire, southlakeland

Most breast cancers are discovered through self–checking and the earlier it’s detected, the better chance you have of recovering from it.
However, it is thought that just 1 in 3 people check their breasts on a regular basis and many more do not know how to check or what to look out for. So, let’s get started!

Getting Support Online: Meet the Phoenix Group

on Friday, 16 September 2016. Posted in Blog Tags Andrea Partridge, CancerCare, cancersupport, fundraising, northlancashire, online support, Phoenix, Sarah Drake, southlakeland, supportgroups

Earlier this year, CancerCare set up our first ever online ‘Phoenix Cancer Group.’ In this blog, we chat to Andrea Partridge our Volunteer & Engagement Officer, about the ongoing success of the group as well as hearing from some of our members on how it provides a vital lifeline.

Hundreds Battle the Bay for CancerCare

on Monday, 08 August 2016. Tags CancerCare, cancersupport, Cross Bay Challenge, Cumbria, Fat Bikes, Half marathon, Kendal, Lancaster, Morecambe Bay, northlancashire, southlakeland

Nearly 500 competitors battled sea, sand and high winds on Sunday in a unique race across Morecambe Bay to raise thousands of pounds for CancerCare!

Neil's Blog #46

on Friday, 24 June 2016. Posted in Blog Tags Age UK South Lakeland, CancerCare, Cumbria, Kendal, Lancaster, northlancashire

Good Morning from Slynedales! Our coffee morning’s at both centres will soon be in full swing  and I am looking forward to meeting up Neil Wynne and Louisa Bolderson, who are leading the 'Living with and Beyond Cancer' project who are popping in to visit.

Neil's Blog #45

on Friday, 17 June 2016. Posted in Blog Tags CancerCare, CancerCareCounts, EU, HospiceUK, Lancaster, northlancashire

Good morning from Lancaster. It’s hard to believe that next week marks the longest day of the year on the 21st June!

Alexander Technique & Tai Chi Groups

on Friday, 01 April 2016. Tags AlexanderTechnique, CancerCare, cancersupport, Kendal, Lancaster, localcharity, northlancashire, southlakeland, TaiChi

CancerCare are pleased to offer our clients Alexander Technique and Tai Chi groups for a period of 12 weeks, thanks to funding received from Elspeth J. Thompson Charitable Trust!

The Bay Prostate Cancer Support Group PSA Testing Event

on Wednesday, 16 March 2016. Tags cancersupport, northlancashire, prostatecancer

The Bay Prostate Cancer Support Group in association with Leighton Hospital Prostate Cancer Support Group Crewe are offering PSA Testing for early detection of Prostate Cancer at St. Paul's Church, Scotforth on Saturday 28th May 2016.

Healthy Eating Workshops with John Crouch!

on Wednesday, 16 March 2016. Tags Cooking Classes, Lancaster, localcharity, northlancashire

CancerCare offers Healthy Eating Workshops with professional chef John Crouch to local people affected by cancer.

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