Articles tagged with: Barrow in Furness

Barrow Raiders and CancerCare kick off Odd Shaped Balls partnership

Barrow Raiders and CancerCare kick off Odd Shaped Balls partnership

on Thursday, 28 February 2019. Tags Barrow in Furness, Barrow Raiders, CancerCare, Rugby League, South Cumbria

Support services will be promoted during and after rugby matches

CancerCare and Barrow Raiders rugby league club have formed an exciting partnership with the quirky title of ‘Odd Shaped Balls’.

Delight as CancerCare forges ahead with new Barrow cancer support centre

Delight as CancerCare forges ahead with new Barrow cancer support centre

on Wednesday, 02 January 2019. Tags Barrow, Barrow in Furness, CancerCare, South Cumbria, Ulverston

Charity is buying town centre building to help local people

The chief executive of CancerCare has spoken of his “delight” at receiving the go-ahead from Barrow Council to buy a property for a new support centre in the town.

Barrow and Furness CancerCare supporters get a big ‘thank you’ from charity

Barrow and Furness CancerCare supporters get a big ‘thank you’ from charity

on Monday, 17 December 2018. Tags Barrow, Barrow in Furness, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Dalton, Fundraising, Furness, South Cumbria, Ulverston

Charity now aims to buy own centre in Barrow

CancerCare supporters and volunteers from the Barrow and Furness area were celebrated at a special event.

CHRISTMAS APPEAL: The best Christmas present we had was CancerCare’s support

CHRISTMAS APPEAL: The best Christmas present we had was CancerCare’s support

on Thursday, 08 November 2018. Tags Appeal, Barrow, Barrow in Furness, cancer, Cancer care, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Christmas, Christmas appeal, Fundraising, Kendal, Lake District, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Slynedales, South Cumbria, South Lakeland, Ulverston

Help us to raise funds for people like Stacy and her little girl

This Christmas, local charity CancerCare, is asking the community to support people affected by cancer with an appeal for donations.

CancerCare celebrates successes at annual meeting

CancerCare celebrates successes at annual meeting

on Tuesday, 02 October 2018. Tags AGM, Barrow in Furness, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, charity, fundraising, Kendal, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Slynedales, South Cumbria, South Lakeland, Ulverston

Charity expands in North Lancashire and South Cumbria

The successful expansion of CancerCare North Lancashire and South Cumbria was celebrated at the charity’s annual general meeting.

Hypnotherapy gives Barrow cancer survivor her life back

Hypnotherapy gives Barrow cancer survivor her life back

on Tuesday, 28 August 2018. Tags Barrow, Barrow in Furness, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Dalton, Hypnotherapy, Kendal, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Slynedales, South Lakeland, Ulverston

Treatment has unexpected benefit of easing alcohol problem

When Melissa Fox was recovering from breast cancer she turned to CancerCare in Barrow for help, not anticipating that it would completely change her life in more ways than one.

Son raises cancer charity funds in mum's honour

Son raises cancer charity funds in mum's honour

on Tuesday, 07 August 2018. Tags Barrow in Furness, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, fundraising, Kendal, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Slynedales, South Lakeland

Joel chooses to support CancerCare to say thanks

A caring schoolboy was inspired to raise charity funds after his mum was diagnosed with breast cancer.

Martine is set to brave charity skydive after aircraft terror

Martine is set to brave charity skydive after aircraft terror

on Monday, 02 July 2018. Tags Barrow in Furness, Black Knights Parachute Centre, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Challenge Event, fundraising, Kendal, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Slynedales, South Lakeland, sydive

Courageous woman aims to raise CancerCare funds

A woman who endured a terrifying health scare on a plane is planning to conquer her fear by doing a 11,000ft charity skydive.

CancerCare wins People's Projects competition for Barrow and Furness

CancerCare wins People's Projects competition for Barrow and Furness

on Friday, 04 May 2018. Tags Barrow in Furness, Big Lottery Fund, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Furness, Kendal, Lancaster, National Lottery, North Lancashire, People's Projects, Slynedales, South Cumbria, South Lakeland, Ulverston

Charity has secured £32,000 to set up groups for people affected by cancer

The votes are in and CancerCare has won £32,000 of National Lottery ‘People’s Projects’ funding for Barrow and Furness.

Creative groups offer a safe space for cancer patients

Creative groups offer a safe space for cancer patients

on Wednesday, 25 April 2018. Tags art, Barrow, Barrow in Furness, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Groups, jewellery, Kendal, Lancaster, North Lancashire, People's Projects, Slynedales, South Lakeland, woodwork

Jewellery, art and woodwork help people to learn and grow

CancerCare is planning to set up creative groups for people affected by cancer in Barrow and Furness. Jewellery tutor, Rachel Hearne and woodwork tutor, Tom Webster, explain why groups are so important

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