Articles tagged with: Cancer support

Happy New Year as CancerCare marks 35th anniversary

on Friday, 12 January 2018. Posted in Blog Tags barrow, blog, cancer, cancer support, CancerCare, charity, chief executive, Kendal, Lancaster, localcharity, northlancashire, slynedales, southlakeland

Chief Executive Neil's Weekly Blog

Happy New Year as CancerCare marks 35th anniversary

Good Morning. Are we really almost two weeks into the New Year already? Firstly, can I start by wishing all of you and your loved ones a Happy New Year!

Creative Tuesdays

on Thursday, 15 June 2017. Posted in Blog Tags Art Therapy, Cancer support, CancerCare, Creative groups, Creative Tuesdays, Kendal, Lakes Centre

CancerCare run a variety of weekly creative groups at our Lancaster & Kendal centres, open to anyone who has been affected by cancer.  In this blog, Art Group Facilitator Donna Campbell explains more about the benefits of art therapy as well as sharing some gorgeous examples of the group's work.

Getting Creative with Metals

on Wednesday, 24 May 2017. Posted in Blog Tags Cancer support, CancerCare, Creative groups, Jewellery Making, Kendal, Lancaster, Metals

CancerCare's Creative Metals (Jewellery) Groups meet weekly in Lancaster and Kendal to create functional or wearable objects in silver, copper, brass and sometimes gold.

Setting up home in Barrow

on Friday, 07 April 2017. Posted in Blog Tags Barrow, cancer, cancer support, CancerCare, Furness Carers, Sir John Fisher Foundation, Stafford House, Trinity Church Barrow

It only seems like yesterday that we were submitting our bid to the Sir John Fisher Foundation to fund a research project into the need for community based  cancer support services in Barrow.

New Faces at CancerCare

on Friday, 07 April 2017. Posted in Blog Tags Bark in the Park, cancer, cancer support, CancerCare, Cross Bay Challenge Walk, Joan Newby, Lancaster, Robert Webb, Trustees, volunteers, Windermere

CancerCare CEO Neil's Weekly Blog

Good Morning, is it really Friday again…..already?

Neil's Blog #47

on Friday, 15 July 2016. Posted in Blog Tags Ambleside Drop In, Brewery Arts Centre, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Kendal, Lancaster, Macmillan, Slynedales

Good Morning! We're at the end of another busy week so I'll start with a few feedback comments which are included amongst many in the two latest quality returns that we have just completed to our two partnering Clinical Commissioning Groups.