Articles tagged with: southlakeland

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.

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!

Tom's High Flying Challenge!

on Thursday, 05 May 2016. Tags BendriggTrust, CancerCare, OutrageousAmbition, southlakeland, TreetopTrek

Well done to supporter Tom Green who raised nearly £500 with his Zipwire Challenge at Treetop Trek last week!

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!

Free Flood Resilience Application to Help Kendal

on Wednesday, 16 March 2016. Tags Cumbria, Kendal, southlakeland

National Charity, Business in the Community, Brings Free Flood Resilience Grant Application Help to Kendal

Ovarian Cancer: Facts you need to know

on Wednesday, 16 March 2016. Tags Aromatherapy, CancerCare, Cumbria, Kendal, Lancaster, localcharity, NorthLancashire, OvarianCancerAwarenessMonth, SouthLakeland

March is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. Here's what you need to know.

 

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