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Sarah's Story

Wednesday, 13 March 2019

When she was just 16 years old, Sarah McCarroll from Lisburn was diagnosed with Hodgkin's Lymphoma. From the day she was diagnosed, Sarah and her family have been supported by Friends of the Cancer Centre's Clinical Nurse Specialist for Teenagers and Young Adults, Renee Reid who was able to provide age appropriate care and support to young people with cancer. ...

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Sprucefield Shopping Centre’s Santa Grotto raises almost £8,000

Wednesday, 30 January 2019

Last Christmas, thousands of children visited Santa Claus at Sprucefield Shopping Centre’s free grotto ...

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Our new partnership with Belfast International Airport takes off

Tuesday, 22 January 2019

Belfast International Airport has announced a two-year partnership with the charity. ...

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Testicular Cancer Health & Wellbeing Event

Wednesday, 19 December 2018

Friends of the Cancer Centre were very pleased to support the annual Testicular Cancer Health & Wellbeing Event which took place on Monday 5th November. ...

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Sprucefield Centre's Winter Wonderland supports local families

Sunday, 18 November 2018

Things are getting busy for Santa, who is meeting and greeting children and young people at Grotto’s across the country. Recently, we were delighted to be at the opening of Sprucefield Shopping Centre’s Winter Wonderland Cabin. The grotto is now officially open to the public and is completely free, but visitors can make a donation to Friends of the Cancer Centre if they wish. ...

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