Articles tagged with: furness

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.

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.

Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month backed by CancerCare

Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month backed by CancerCare

on Thursday, 01 March 2018. Tags barrow, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, furness, Kendal, Lancaster, North Lancashire, ovarian cancer, Slynedales, South Lakeland

Disease affects more than 7,000 women a year

Ovarian cancer is the second most common gynaecological cancer in the UK and is diagnosed in more than 7,000 women a year.

Charity boss walks the walk for people facing cancer

Charity boss walks the walk for people facing cancer

on Friday, 23 February 2018. Tags Barrow, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, charity walk, Coniston, Furness, Kendal, Keswick to Barrow, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Slynedales, South Lakeland

Coniston to Barrow Walk with raise CancerCare funds

The chief executive of a cancer charity is calling on people to join him and his partner for an epic 21-mile sponsored walk between Coniston and Barrow.

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!

Caring Tree marks special milestone for Furness CancerCare clients

Caring Tree marks special milestone for Furness CancerCare clients

on Wednesday, 03 January 2018. Tags Barrow, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Furness, Kendal, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Slynedales

Fingerprints symbolise care and progression

CancerCare clients in Furness are leaving their fingerprints on a special 'Caring Tree' to mark the end of their therapy with the charity.

CancerCare Expands Support in Barrow

on Tuesday, 14 February 2017. Tags Barrow, cancer, cancer support, CancerCare, Furness, Furness General Hospital, Lakes Centre, North Lancashire, Slynedales, South Lakeland, therapies

CancerCare launches new support services in Barrow and wider Furness area.