Event Showcases Quality Improvement In Cancer Care

Improvements in cancer care and services across West Yorkshire and Harrogate are being showcased today at an online event organised by WYH Cancer Alliance.

Published on: Thursday 29th April 2021

Listening To The Patient Voice And Driven By The Evidence

Tackling inequalities will be at the heart of the recovery and restoration of cancer services across West Yorkshire and Harrogate, says Cancer Alliance Clinical Lead, Professor…

Published on: Friday 23rd April 2021

Macmillan Programme: Patients And Carers Leave A Lasting Legacy On Cancer Services

In 2016 Macmillan Cancer Support brought 12 people affected by cancer together with the ambition of improving cancer care and support across South and Mid Yorkshire.

Published on: Wednesday 7th April 2021

Laughter Really Is The Best Medicine For Donna's Recovery For Mouth Cancer

Donna Hamer has more reason than most to keep a smile on her face during these difficult times.
Donna, 53, was diagnosed with oral (mouth) cancer a year ago and is now completely…

Published on: Saturday 20th March 2021

Boost For Cancer Patient Support As A New 'Train The Trainer' Scheme Gets Underway

Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Trust is launching a new scheme to provide people providing support for people living with/ beyond cancer, thanks to Cancer Alliance Funding

Published on: Wednesday 17th March 2021

Supporting Research To Improve Bowel Cancer Outcomes - Volunteers Wanted

The Bowel Cancer Intelligence (BCI) UK Patient Public Group is seeking new volunteer patients, carers and members of the public with an interest in healthcare data to help improve…

Published on: Monday 15th March 2021

Message from Public Health England Screening - Advice For Women Following Covid Vaccination

Currently no requirement for women to be advised to wait for a period of time following a Covid-19 vaccination before attending a screening appointment.

Published on: Wednesday 10th March 2021

Cancer Alliance Backs Staff Suicide Prevention Initiative Across West Yorkshire and Harrogate

West Yorkshire and Harrogate Cancer Alliance is joining hundreds of other organisations and individuals backing an innovative staff suicide prevention campaign targeted at more…

Published on: Monday 8th February 2021

Have Cancer Symptoms Checked Urge Celebrities And Lockdown Heroes

Famous faces, including TV chefs Gordon Ramsay, Nadiya Hussein, and actress Emma Thompson are backing a major new campaign urging anyone concerned about cancer to get checked and…

Published on: Friday 9th October 2020

Cancer Services Are Still Here To Help - A Message Worth Repeating

Published on: Friday 25th September 2020