Articles tagged with: CancerSupport

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.

School Friends' 100 mile Cycle Adventure

on Monday, 05 September 2016. Posted in Blog Tags CancerCare, cancersupport, fundraising, Kendal, southlakeland, Tour of Britain

As the Tour of Britain passes through Cumbria today,  we salute two local school lads who have just completed their own epic 100 mile cycling adventure in aid of CancerCare.

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!

We are all Jigsaws

on Thursday, 07 July 2016. Posted in Blog Tags CancerCare, cancersupport, localcharity, Poetry

A poem by George Palmer

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.

Pamper yourself with Defiant Beauty

on Friday, 15 January 2016. Tags Cancer, CancerCare, CancerSupport, healthyliving, Kendal, Lancaster, newyear, nutrition, resolution, starwalk

We’re delighted to announce the exciting arrival of a new range of beauty products for sale here at CancerCare!

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