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Do you know somebody living with prostate cancer?

Do you know somebody living with prostate cancer?

Look out for the Prostate Cancer Nurse Service stall at VCHC and St. Cath's next week. The team will be offering advice for people who care for or are living with prostate cancer, explaining why the service was developed, and what the service provides.

 

The service will also be talking about their holistic needs assessment, how they are performed and why it should be offered to cancer patients and the benefits it produces.

 

The service supports men living with prostate cancer, during and after treatment to deal with physical, emotional and practical impacts it has on their day-to-day life.

 

You'll see them at:

 

St. Catherine's health Centre: Monday 6 July – 10pm-1pm
Victoria Central Health Centre: Thursday 9 July – 10pm – 1pm

 

Did you know?

  • prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men
  • one in eight men in the UK will get prostate cancer
  • two out of three adults don't know what the prostate gland does
  • over 42,000 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer every year


If you'd like to find out more about prostate cancer Nurse Service please visit their page here.

Come along to our service launch!


Book your FREE place at the launch of the Wirral Prostate Cancer Nurse Service!


Thursday 10 September
1.00pm-4.30pm
The Village Hotel Bromborough


Why not join us at our launch event and learn what we do, how we can help and how our service can really benefit those with prostate cancer.


Speakers include:

  • Debra Ollerhead -  Brief welcome
  • Helena Connolly Prostate Cancer UK (PCUK) - Introduction of the service
  • Fiona Weaver (PCUK) - Holistic needs assessments
  • Kathy Wright (Maggie's Merseyside) - Survivorship courses
  • Calvin Wood – The patient's perspective

 

Don't delay! If you would like to attend please book a place by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 



Last Updated: Wednesday, 02 November 2016 14:38

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