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Healthcare Heroes to be Recognised Nationally

Healthcare professionals from Weston Park Cancer Support Centre have been shortlisted for the Nursing Times Award for their holistic approach to cancer care.   Funded by Weston Park Cancer Charity, The Cancer Support Centre, provides tailored information, expert advice and direct support to anyone affected by cancer;...

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Forgemasters donates film location fee

Sheffield's most iconic engineering company, Sheffield Forgemasters, has pledged a film location fee in memory of a former employee.   The company has donated £2,500 to Weston Park Cancer Charity in memory of retired Melt Shop refractories manager, Nigel Hobson from Stanington, who died just a matter...

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Vote for Weston Park

Sheffield Mutual Friendly Society reveal finalists for their 2019 Charity Award   The Charity Award, which launched in 2017, aims to support Yorkshire-based local charities and community groups.   At the beginning of January, Sheffield Mutual asked its members and the general public to nominate their favourite charities. At...

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Solicitors Smash Fundraising Target

Staff, clients and friends of Wake Smith Solicitors have helped to raise the firm's biggest annual charity fundraising total to date - with a whopping £8,500 collected in support of Weston Park Cancer Charity in Sheffield.   Employees at the Sheffield law firm chose the cancer charity...

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Meet our Volunteers

Our volunteers are incredible and give up hours of their precious time to support those living with cancer across our region.   They are central to the work that we do here at Weston Park Cancer Charity, and make a huge difference to the lives of the...

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Happy Volunteers’ Week 2019

Happy Volunteers' Week 2019!   Here at Weston Park Cancer Charity, we could not achieve our mission to create a better life for everyone living with cancer across our region, both now and in the future, without our fantastic team of fundraisers, administrators and healthcare professionals. Not...

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Family Fundraising

Here at Weston Park Cancer Charity, we aim to create a better life for everyone living with cancer, both now and in the future, but we cannot achieve that ambition on our own.   This Volunteers' Week, we are shining a spotlight on the huge difference our...

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Providing Practical and Emotional Support

Nationally, statistics tell us that 78% of cancer patients have emotional support needs such as stress, anxiety and depression, but sadly, just 1-in-10 say they receive sufficient support.   Our mission at Weston Park Cancer Charity is to create a better life for everyone living with cancer,...

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A Q&A with Weston Park Cancer Centre

Sarah Danson, Consultant Oncologist at Weston Park Hospital and Professor of Medical Oncology at the University of Sheffield, tells unLTD about the internationally renowned research at Weston Park Cancer Centre and the potentially lifesaving impact a clinical trial can have for patients facing a cancer...

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