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Supporting young people with blood cancer when they need it most

Monday, 20 September 2021

September is Blood Cancer Awareness Month and Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and lwe are proud to highlight the vital role a specialist nurse is playing in supporting young people with blood cancer. ...

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Friends of the Cancer Centre Scholarships 2021

Wednesday, 1 September 2021

We are delighted to announce that our scholarships programme for 2021 is now open for applications. Scholarships are available to fund up to £2000 towards a training or educational course, or academic or training related travel. ...

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5 Minutes with...Carol Waddell

Thursday, 26 August 2021

As part of our commitment to enhancing the care and support, we proudly support the Haematology wards in Belfast City Hospital. We took five minutes with Carol Waddell, Ward Manager on 6 North, to find out more about her role and how Friends of the Cancer Centre supports her and her team. ...

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5 Minutes With...Clare Griffin

Monday, 9 August 2021

Friends of the Cancer Centre very proudly supports staff across all areas of cancer services. One of those people is Clare Griffin, clinical specialist physiotherapist at the NI Cancer Centre. We caught up with Clare to find out more about her role and how the services the charity supports help her each day. ...

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David Meade’s night of magic for young people with cancer

Monday, 2 August 2021

Internationally renowned mind reader, illusionist and mentalist David Meade teamed up with local charity Friends of the Cancer Centre to host a very special night of mind-boggling entertainment for teenagers and young adults impacted by cancer. ...

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