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Thursday 12th July 2018

Leaders from local health and care organisations in our region are stepping up to lead health and care services in Barnsley, Bassetlaw, Doncaster, Rotherham and Sheffield into the future.

Sheffield Cancer Information Hub wins prestigious award
Thursday 5th July 2018

An innovative Sheffield Cancer Information Service has won a Healthcare Transformation Award in the Improving Cancer Outcomes category.

Three Macmillan cancer support workers take up new roles in Chesterfield
Tuesday 3rd July 2018

Three new Macmillan cancer support workers have started work at Chesterfield Royal Hospital.

Monday 25th June 2018

An Independent Review set up to ensure people across South Yorkshire, Bassetlaw and Chesterfield continue to receive excellent hospital services now and into the future has made a series of recommendations in a report recently published – and patients, staff and the public are invited to share their thoughts.

People affected by cancer or working in cancer services in Sheffield invited to free health and wellbeing day.
Wednesday 20th June 2018

People affected by cancer or working in cancer services in Sheffield have been invited to a free community health and wellbeing day.

Improving Early Diagnosis in South Yorkshire, Bassetlaw and North Derbyshire
Thursday 31st May 2018

A blog post by Dr David Crichton, Early Diagnosis Senior Responsible Officer

Friday 25th May 2018

A new health-led employment trial that will support people with a mental or physical health condition to find and remain in employment has been launched by Sheffield City Region and South Yorkshire Housing Association (SYHA).

Friday 25th May 2018

Advisory group helping to shape the experience of others
Monday 21st May 2018

Monday 14th May 2018

New funding to help prevent suicide and to support women who are struggling with mental health problems while pregnant or have recently given birth has been unveiled.

Wednesday 9th May 2018

An Independent Review set up to ensure people across South Yorkshire, Bassetlaw and Chesterfield continue to receive excellent hospital services now and into the future has made a series of recommendations in a report published today (Wednesday 9 May 2018).

Support to overcome anxiety after cancer
Monday 30th April 2018

A new service in Barnsley aims to help people work through anxiety and emotions both during and after cancer treatment, the three-month pilot is funded by The Macmillan Living With And Beyond Cancer Programme.

Local man shares bowel cancer story
Tuesday 17th April 2018

A South Yorkshire man is sharing his bowel cancer journey to encourage others to visit their GP if they have symptoms.

Championing co-production in Sheffield
Wednesday 11th April 2018

Chris Lomas joins the Macmillan Living With And Beyond Cancer Programme as Project Manager for Sheffield. Chris explains her motivations & why she is focused on achieving better outcomes for local people diagnosed with cancer.

Personalised support for people diagnosed with urological cancers
Thursday 29th March 2018

A new role of Macmillan Cancer Support Worker is being trialled as part of the urological cancer team at The NHS Rotherham Foundation Trust. The role is the first of its kind within cancer services at Rotherham Hospital and is being funded by The Macmillan Living With And Beyond Cancer Programme.