Illingworth Post Lady will Brave the Shave!

ON August the 30th at Bradshaw Cricket Club, Illingworth Post Lady Sharon will shave off her long hair in aid of Macmillan. Sharon wants to raise awareness of cancer and for all the wonderful services Macmillan provide. But that's not all there is. There will be a raffle with the chance to win prizes and … Continue reading Illingworth Post Lady will Brave the Shave!

Macmillan Virtual Support Groups February – April 2021

This is just a quick reminder of our Virtual Support Groups that are taking place from February - April 2021 via Microsoft Teams.   Virtual Health Walk  Thursday 4th Feb 1pm-2pm Thursday 4th March 1pm-2pm Thursday 1st April 1pm-2pm   Virtual Coffee Support Group Wednesday 17th Feb 2pm-3pm Wednesday 17th March 2pm-3pm Wednesday 21st April 2pm-3pm   To book … Continue reading Macmillan Virtual Support Groups February – April 2021

Virtual Collaborative Thinking Ahead Programme from MacMillan Cancer support

Thinking Ahead is a Health and Wellbeing Programme for patients living with incurable cancer, who may or may not be receiving treatment, as well as their family members. The course was devised in Harrogate in 2018 and has been delivered in Calderdale and Huddersfield and Leeds for the last 18 months. We are delighted to … Continue reading Virtual Collaborative Thinking Ahead Programme from MacMillan Cancer support

4 February World Cancer Day

4 February, is World Cancer Day Thanks to research, we know more about cancer now than ever before, however, 1 in 2 people in the UK born after 1960 will be diagnosed with some form of cancer during their lifetime.  Did you know that one third of cancers could be prevented and another third can … Continue reading 4 February World Cancer Day

Macmillan’s iHOPE Programme Friday 12th February – Friday 26th March 2021

iHOPE is Macmillan’s online self-management programme (‘Help Overcoming Problems Effectively’) for anyone who’s had a cancer diagnosis, which empowers people living with cancer to manage their health and wellbeing. This free course runs over six weeks and consists of online materials to complete in your own time and weekly discussion groups via Microsoft Teams, with … Continue reading Macmillan’s iHOPE Programme Friday 12th February – Friday 26th March 2021

Macmillan Cancer Information & Support Service Newsletter February 2021

In this latest newsletter you will find information on Headwrappers, a virtual hair loss support group, iHope, First Steps, Thinking Ahead, Virtual support groups, Turn2Us, financial help and much more.   Download Newsletter Here   Macmillan Cancer Information & Support Service Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Trust Macmillan Unit  - Calderdale Royal Hospital - 01422 222709 … Continue reading Macmillan Cancer Information & Support Service Newsletter February 2021

Macmillan Cancer Information & Support Service Newsletter December 2020

In the latest newsletter you will find information on the Virtual First Steps Programme, festive news about virtual Carol singalongs, Firm Roots Christmas celebrations and availability of support over the holiday season.   Download Newsletter Here     Macmillan Cancer Information & Support Service Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Trust Macmillan Unit  - Calderdale Royal Hospital … Continue reading Macmillan Cancer Information & Support Service Newsletter December 2020