Stories

CancerCare has worked with over 22,000 local people affected by cancer & life limiting conditions throughout our 30 year history.
Below are a few brief stories from some of the people we have helped.

Andrea

Andrea

on Tuesday, 06 January 2015.

Lancaster mum Andrea partridge was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer in 2012 and turned to CancerCare for support.

Adrian

Adrian

on Friday, 16 January 2015.

Local Builder Adrian Lydiate, aged 45 from Milnthorpe, has been coming to the CancerCare Lakes Centre in Kendal for a weekly Indian Head Massage

Suzanne

Suzanne

on Tuesday, 06 January 2015.

Thirty year old Suzanne Cremin from Lancaster was rushed to hospital after experiencing severe stomach cramps which turned out to be gallstones. However, a routine ultrasound revealed she also had a rare form of kidney cancer, affecting around only 15 people each year in the UK

Sarah

Sarah

on Monday, 30 November -0001.

Staveley mum of two Sarah Abbott was diagnosed with breast cancer in
October 2011 and is now in recovery from her illness.