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A few words from Emma

Emma, our director of services and grant-giving shares her thoughts about shielding;   “I’m booked in” my mum proudly announced to me last week. “I’ve spoken to them over the phone and they’ve got everything in place, so I’m going”. In normal times my mum would have...

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Joanne shares her hospital experience with us

At the height of the COVID-19 pandemic cancer referrals have been down by 75% in the UK but at Weston Park now referrals are almost back to normal levels. The team at the Centre have continued providing urgent care throughout the outbreak and very quickly...

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Help is just a call away

Help is just a call away   Shock, disbelief, fear – some of the first emotions when someone receives a cancer diagnosis. For many, the shock and disbelief will diminish but the fear may last a lifetime. As if that isn’t enough, along comes covid-19, a once...

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Adapting services online

Weston Park Cancer Charity praised for adapting its services online   The region’s leading cancer charity, Weston Park Cancer Charity has been praised for adapting its services so that it can continue to support people affected by cancer with their mental health during the coronavirus crisis.   Since the...

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Could you share your experience of shielding?

Experiences, Concerns and Support Needs of People Who are/were ‘Shielding’ due to Covid-19 and their Family Members   Would you be interested in sharing your experiences of ‘shielding’ due to Covid-19?   Weston Park Cancer Charity is proud to support this research project which looks at the experiences, concerns...

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An update from our CEO

Uniting to face cancer is important  Now more than ever, uniting to face cancer is a serious joint effort, made possible by the whole Weston Park Family. This includes frontline NHS staff, our healthcare professionals who answer the helpline calls, charity staff, fundraisers, donors and supporters, as well as every patient, family...

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