Cambridge Cancer Help Centre

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Cambridge Cancer Help Centre

At Cambridge Cancer Help Centre we offer support to anyone with cancer together with their families, carers and friends.  The atmosphere is friendly and informal and everyone is welcome.

Why not drop in and meet us and learn more about how we can help. You can be sure of a warm welcome!

Courses.

We run a number of self-management programmes to help you manage your condition.

Therapies

We offer a wide range of complimentary therapies from qualified therapists.

Activities

We have a number of thriving groups and we organise regular social activities.

Support Groups

Why not join one of our support groups?

Let's turn the 'Big C' around

2019-20 Subscriptions

Annual CCHC subscriptions are now due. The annual subscription is for the period 1st November 2019 to 31st October 2020. Subscribing members are entitled to vote at the AGM and any other general meetings of the charity.

If you’re already a subscribing member of CCHC and would like to renew your membership OR you’d like to become a subscribing member, please follow the three simple steps below:

  1. Click on the link to download and complete the subscription form (subscriptions forms are also available at the Centre)
  2. Make your cheque payable to Cambridge Cancer Help Centre
  3. Return the completed form with your cheque to:
    The Hon Treasurer, Cambridge Cancer Help Centre, 120 Cambridge Road, Great Shelford, Cambridge CB22 5JT

Please ensure you’ve signed both the subscription form and the cheque.

All subscriptions are dealt with in total confidence.

Thank you so much for your continued support.

Appointment of Operations Coordinator

The Trustees are pleased to announce the appointment of Lorna Gough to the new role of Operations Coordinator.

Lorna joins us from the Stroke Association where she is Volunteering and Community Officer. In that role she is responsible for the recruitment, training and management of the volunteers in the support groups in Suffolk, Norfolk and Cambridgeshire. Before this, she worked in a volunteer and operations development role at the Cambridge Past, Present and Future charity.

Lorna will work for Azra and be responsible for the recruitment, training and management of the volunteer team needed to support the operation of the Centre. This includes a new team responsible for general office administration, GDPR, financial administration and social media. Her appointment will help to create the resources needed to pursue opportunities for growth and provide greater strength-in-depth ensuring that the Centre can operate effectively at all times, particularly during holidays and times of sickness.

Lorna will join us on 6 January 2020. Please welcome her to her new role.

Edward Sage on behalf of the Trustees           1 December 2019

New Trustees

The Centre is seeking a number of new Trustees to strengthen the current Board and support future development. Please click on this brief summary document for more details of the opportunity: what’s involved and what we’re looking for.

Information packs giving further details of the Centre, its governance and operation are also available.

If you would like to request further information or express an interest in becoming a Trustee, please contact our Chair of Trustees, Edward Sage, either by email at [email protected] or on 07803 230507.

 

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Opening Times and Map

The Centre is open ..

Monday: 10am – 1pm,
Tuesday: 10am – 4pm,
Wednesday: 10am – 4pm

We meet in the David Rayner Building at Scotsdales Garden Centre in Shelford. Do drop in and visit us – everyone is welcome.

If you would be willing to volunteer as a counsellor, therapist or as part of our support team, we would love to hear from you.

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