Weston Park

Finding new ways to shine

Emily, Information and Support Radiographer, Weston Park Cancer Charity.   When cancer changes everything, so can we, even when the pandemic restricts our services. Like everyone, we’ve had to find new ways to work so we can reach people and support them with practical and emotional help...

Together at every step, for people in Chesterfield and North Derbyshire

Weston Park Cancer Charity is here, together at every step, for people in Chesterfield and North Derbyshire   Two of the region’s leading cancer charities have announced that they will become one charity – in a takeover deal between Weston Park Cancer Charity and Nenna Kind.   From Monday...

Carer Support – ‘Together at every step.’

At Weston Park Cancer charity, we recognise the emotional impact of cancer and the challenges faced by those caring for friends and family with the disease.  We are here to support you through this difficult time. You may be feeling quite isolated and guilty or...

Christmas Star Appeal

Our Christmas Star Appeal – 2020   Due to covid-19 restrictions, we’re going online this year!   The pandemic has hit our fundraising hard, but we’re needed more than ever. 1 in 2 of us faces a diagnosis of cancer, and support is more vital than ever for people...

An update from Dr Patricia Fisher

An update from Dr Patricia Fisher   It’s been quite a year… a uniquely challenging one for us at Weston Park Cancer Charity, and at the hospital. I hope you’ve found ways to shine through, and I wanted to let you know how work and life at...

Together, we keep shining through

Together, we keeping shining through. Cancer is still here, so we are too. But this year of all years, we need your help to shine…   “I think for a lot of people when they first get a diagnosis, you can just think ‘I’m going to die’. I...

Cancer changes everything, but even in lockdown, so can we.

Right now, many of our patients and their families aren’t just facing cancer. The Covid-19 outbreak has disrupted so much of the treatment and support that cancer patients and their families rely on. It’s the reason our support services make a real difference to people...

Lockdown didn’t stop cancer changing everything for our patients and families.

Cancer doesn’t just attack us physically, and it doesn’t just change everything for a patient – it can turn life upside down for whole families.   So the care we give is complete, designed to help with the physical, emotional and even financial challenges.   Since lockdown began, we’ve...

Covid-19 has challenged everyone

Covid-19 has challenged everyone. But we’ve found new ways to keep our helpline running.   Pictured: Emma Clarke, director of services and grant-giving working from home during the pandemic, so that we can continue to be there at every step for people affected by cancer.   We’re there for...

Cancer changes everything.

Cancer changes everything. But even in lockdown, so can we.   Here’s how…   As a charity, funded solely through donations, we and the work we do depends entirely on the generosity of people and businesses across the region and beyond.   So, as always it’s our supporters who make...