Articles tagged with: Ulverston

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.

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.

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.

Hypnotherapist uses his skills to help cancer patients in Barrow and Furness

Hypnotherapist uses his skills to help cancer patients in Barrow and Furness

on Friday, 16 March 2018. Tags Barrow, CancerCare, cumbria, Furness, Hypnotherapy, South Lakeland, Ulverston

Techniques can help with anxiety and stress

A highly skilled hypnotherapist has joined the team at CancerCare and is ready to help people to achieve a better quality of life.

Meet our new hypnotherapist and mindfulness coach

Meet our new hypnotherapist and mindfulness coach

on Wednesday, 07 February 2018. Tags barrow, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Furness Peninsula, hypnotherapist, hypnotherapy, Kendal, Lancaster, mindfulness, North Lancashire, NPL, Slynedales, South Lakeland, Ulverston

David Faratian will operate mainly in Barrow and Furness area

A highly experienced hypnotherapist has joined our team and will be provinging his services to people affected by cancer in the Barrow and Furness area.

Read our new public newsletter - In Touch

Read our new public newsletter - In Touch

on Tuesday, 06 February 2018. Tags barrow, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Furness Peninsula, Kendal, Lancaster, newsletter, North Lancashire, Slynedales, South Lakeland, ulverston

Check out all the latest news from CancerCare

Our new In Touch public newsletter is out now!

Bumper Christmas Draw 2017 for CancerCare

Bumper Christmas Draw 2017 for CancerCare

on Wednesday, 31 January 2018. Tags barrow, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Furness, Furness Peninsula, Kendal, lakes centre, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Slynedales, Ulverston

Supporters thanked for taking part in draw

We are delighted to announce that the CancerCare Bumper Christmas Draw 2017 raised a fantastic £7,369!

Mum thanks CancerCare as Barrow centre marks first anniversary

Mum thanks CancerCare as Barrow centre marks first anniversary

on Thursday, 25 January 2018. Tags Barrow, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, South Lakeland, Ulverston

Charity sees twice the number of people predicted

We are celebrating the first anniversary of our new centre in Barrow this week!