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Macmillan Living With and Beyond Cancer Programme Hosts Share and Learn Workshop
Friday 12th October 2018

The Macmillan Living With and Beyond Cancer programme has hosted a Share and Learn Workshop in Sheffield.

Wednesday 10th October 2018

569 Million Reasons - Have your Say
Tuesday 9th October 2018

Last year the NHS spent approximately £569 million on prescriptions for medicines for minor conditions which could have been bought over the counter from a high street pharmacy or supermarket.

Friday 5th October 2018

Monday 1st October 2018

As of today (1 October 2018) national NHS bodies have transferred greater control to South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw for health services run and delivered to the 1.5 million people who live there. 

Be Cancer SAFE - by Alison Thorp
Friday 31st August 2018

A blog by Alison Thorp, Be Cancer SAFE Coordinator

Rotherham Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Service achieves quality standard accreditation
Wednesday 29th August 2018

The Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Service, based at Rotherham General Hospital, has become the first in South Yorkshire to achieve MQuISS; the Macmillan Quality Standard for Cancer Information and Support Services.

Tesco stores pledge to Be Cancer SAFE
Wednesday 29th August 2018

Tesco stores across South Yorkshire, Bassetlaw and North Derbyshire are supporting their colleagues and customers to Be Cancer SAFE by signing up to be cancer champions.

Monday 13th August 2018

We have a vision. It’s quite simple: every child should have high quality care and equal access at all times, whether that’s in hospital or in the community.

Wednesday 8th August 2018

A series of educational events have been launched to support professionals working with people affected by cancer.

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.