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Cancer Awareness Training

posted 22 Sep 2017, 10:14 by Richard Joseph

November 23, 2017 @ 9:00 AM


An in house event for Housteads, Looking to:

  • Improve community based workforce knowledge of cancer prevention, awareness and early diagnosis e.g. signs, symptoms, screening
  • Develop participants understanding of cancer as a long term condition
  • Develop participants skills around talking about cancer and talking to people who have experience of cancer (listening and responding)
  • Provide space to explore participants personal experience of cancer and how this relates to their professional experience
  • Provide information / signpost to a range of local services - e.g. Cancer Support Centre, Cavendish Centre, SOHAS, Age UK & Active Everyday
  • Identify opportunities to improve community level of knowledge around cancer
  • Explore how to develop and sustain workforce knowledge around cancer - gain ideas and feedback from participants

Being held at Housteads, 1 Richmond Park Grove, Sheffield, S13 8HX

For more information contact james.barker5@nhs.net / louise.metcalfe4@nhs.net

Cancer Awareness Training

posted 22 Sep 2017, 10:13 by Richard Joseph

November 08, 2017 @ 9:00 AM


An in house event for Homestart Sheffield, Looking to:

  • Improve community based workforce knowledge of cancer prevention, awareness and early diagnosis e.g. signs, symptoms, screening
  • Develop participants understanding of cancer as a long term condition
  • Develop participants skills around talking about cancer and talking to people who have experience of cancer (listening and responding)
  • Provide space to explore participants personal experience of cancer and how this relates to their professional experience
  • Provide information / signpost to a range of local services - e.g. Cancer Support Centre, Cavendish Centre, SOHAS, Age UK & Active Everyday
  • Identify opportunities to improve community level of knowledge around cancer
  • Explore how to develop and sustain workforce knowledge around cancer - gain ideas and feedback from participants

Being held at Homestart Sheffield, 267 Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2HB

For more information contact james.barker5@nhs.net / louise.metcalfe4@nhs.net

Breast Cancer Screening Talk

posted 22 Sep 2017, 10:12 by Richard Joseph

October 26, 2017 @ 12:00 PM


Public talk given by Ruth Priestly and Katie Storer from the NHS Screening Programme, focusing on breast cancer.

Being held at Westfield Community Centre, 32 Westfield Centre, Westfield, Sheffield, S20 8ND

For more information, please contact james.barker5@nhs.net / Louise.metcalfe4@nhs.net

UMIX Centre Health and Wellbeing Day

posted 22 Sep 2017, 10:07 by Richard Joseph

October 26, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

Public Health and Wellbeing day including:

  • Presentations from Health Specialists
  • Information stalls from Support Services in Sheffield to support people living with and beyond cancer
  • Information stalls to raise cancer awareness and early diagnosis

Being held at The UMIX Centre, 17 Asline Road, Sheffield, S2 4UJ

For more information, please contact james.barker5@nhs.net / louise.metcalfe4@nhs.net

Bowel Cancer Screening Talk

posted 22 Sep 2017, 10:06 by Richard Joseph

October 12, 2017 @ 12:30 PM


Public Talk given by Hannah Vickers, Service Manager Bowel Cancer Screening Programme (South Yorkshire & Bassetlaw), Focusing on bowel cancer screening

Being held at Woodhouse Library, 3 Skelton Lane, Sheffield, S13 7LY

For more information, please contact james.barker5@nhs / louise.metcalfe4@nhs.net

Cervical Cancer Screening Talk

posted 22 Sep 2017, 10:05 by Richard Joseph

September 28, 2017 @ 1:00 PM


Public talk given by Katie Storer, Senior Communications and Engagement Officer (NHS Screening Programmes), focusing on Cervical Screening and Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)

Being held at Frecheville Library, Smalldale Road, Sheffield, S12 4YD

For more information, please contact james.barker5@nhs.net / louise.metcalfe4@nhs.net

Macmillan / Sheffield CCG 1 Day Cancer Awareness Training

posted 22 Sep 2017, 10:04 by Richard Joseph

September 21, 2017 @ 9:00 AM

October 19,  2017 @ 9:00 AM

November 16, 2017 @ 9:00 AM

November 30,  2017 @ 9:00 AM

Holiday Inn Royal Victoria Sheffield


The course offers a range of outcomes, Looking to:

  • Improve community based workforce knowledge of cancer prevention, awareness and early diagnosis e.g. signs, symptoms, screening
  • Develop participants understanding of cancer as a long term condition
  • Develop participants skills around talking about cancer and talking to people who have experience of cancer (listening and responding)
  • Provide space to explore participants personal experience of cancer and how this relates to their professional experience
  • Provide information / signpost to a range of local services - e.g. Cancer Support Centre, Cavendish Centre, SOHAS, Age UK & Active Everyday
  • Identify opportunities to improve community level of knowledge around cancer
  • Explore how to develop and sustain workforce knowledge around cancer - gain ideas and feedback from participants

Being held at Royal Victoria Holiday Inn, Victoria Station Road, Sheffield S4 7YE

For more information contact james.barker5@nhs.net / louise.metcalfe4@nhs.net

To book a place, please contact james.barker5@nhs.net


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