Articles tagged with: Barrow

CancerCare launches new Three Year Plan

CancerCare launches new Three Year Plan

on Friday, 18 May 2018. Tags Barrow, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Kendal, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Slynedales, South Lakeland, Three Year Plan

Roadmap for 2018 to 2021 for charity is developed

CancerCare's Three Year Plan for 2018 to 2021 has been launched.

Counsellor doubles his running efforts for CancerCare

Counsellor doubles his running efforts for CancerCare

on Wednesday, 09 May 2018. Tags 10K, barrow, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Challenge Event, Hangman's Challenge, Kendal, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Running, Slynedales, South Lakeland

Hangman's Challenge beckons for David

A counsellor is preparing to run the Lancaster ‘Hangman’s Challenge’ 10k race twice for the charity he works with.

CancerCare achieves Gold at national workplace wellbeing awards

CancerCare achieves Gold at national workplace wellbeing awards

on Thursday, 26 April 2018. Tags Award, Barrow, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Kendal, Lancaster, Mental health, Mind, North Lancashire, Slynedales, South Lakeland, Wellbeing, Wellbeing Awards

Staff supported by wellbeing initiative

CancerCare has been recognised at a prestigious awards ceremony for its commitment to the wellbeing of staff.

Barrow bra fitting event helps breast cancer survivors

Barrow bra fitting event helps breast cancer survivors

on Wednesday, 25 April 2018. Tags Barrow, Bra, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Furness, Marks and Spencer, Mastectomy, Ulverston

Women appreciate store's special event

A special event for women who had undergone mastectomy surgery was held at Marks and Spencer in Barrow.

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

Involve newsletter is out now- April edition

Involve newsletter is out now- April edition

on Monday, 23 April 2018. Tags Barrow, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Kendal, Lancaster, Latest news, Newsletter, North Lancashire, Slynedales, South Lakeland

Barrow People's Lottery campaign in focus

Our Involve newsletter is out now.

Groups will benefit people with cancer in Barrow and Furness

Groups will benefit people with cancer in Barrow and Furness

on Thursday, 19 April 2018. Tags Barrow, Barrow in Furness, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Kendal, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Slynedales, South Lakeland, Ulverston

Taster sessions prove popular with Barrow residents

When people have to face cancer it can be a lonely time and CancerCare wants to do something about this. CancerCare in Barrow, Ulverston and the Furness Peninsula is through to the final of the People’s Projects National Lottery competition and, with enough votes from the community, could win £32,000 to set up activity and creative support groups for local people. A taster session for people affected by cancer recently took place at the Accessible Gym at the Park Leisure Centre in Barrow. Here’s what people who took part had to say.

'The people I've met at CancerCare have changed my life'

'The people I've met at CancerCare have changed my life'

on Friday, 13 April 2018. Tags Barrow, Barrow in Furness, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Kendal, North Lancashire, South Cumbria, Ulverston

Charity helps people to get back into community

Finding out she had breast cancer was the shock of a lifetime for community leisure manager Caroline Smith.

VOTE FOR NATIONAL LOTTERY FUNDING FOR BARROW AND FURNESS

VOTE FOR NATIONAL LOTTERY FUNDING FOR BARROW AND FURNESS

on Wednesday, 11 April 2018. Tags Barrow, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Furness Peninsula, Kendal, Lancaster, National Lottery, North Lancashire, Peoples Projects, Slynedales, South Lakeland, Ulverston

£32,000 bid to create support groups for local people

• Your vote could see CancerCare in Barrow named a winner in this year’s ‘People’s Projects’ – make sure you have your say
• General public gets to decide which community projects get National Lottery funding support
• Film of ‘CancerCare – We’ll Be There!’ project in Barrow will be aired on ITV Granada’s 6pm news on Monday, April 16, and viewers can vote on this year’s worthy winner.

A slice of pizza restaurant’s takings will help teenagers to and children face cancer

A slice of pizza restaurant’s takings will help teenagers to and children face cancer

on Monday, 19 March 2018. Tags Barrow, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, charity, charity of the year, childern, Kendal, Lancaster, North Lancashire, pizza, Pizza Margherita, Slynedales, South Lakeland, teenagers

Leading Lancaster restaurant supports cancer charity's work

A popular Lancaster restaurant is showing its care for young people affected by cancer by selling pizzas in aid of a local charity.

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