April saw the launch of the first Orchid National Male Cancer Helpline. The dedicated, freephone Helpline will be staffed by our Male Cancer Information Nurse Specialists, Rob and Katherine.
The service is available every Monday and Wednesday from 10am-5pm on 0808 802 0010 (download poster here)
You can also email the helpline nurses on firstname.lastname@example.org
Please complete Orchid's online survey
Are you affected by prostate cancer? Do you care for someone affected by prostate cancer?
If so, please take part in our confidential Prostate Cancer Survey. The survey will help us learn more about the levels of information and support which are available to men and their families. https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/LMVXT2G
Launch of Orchid’s Travel and Study Awards 2014
Orchid is pleased to launch Travel and Study Awards 2014 for young researchers and healthcare professionals working in the area of male cancers. Grants of up to £1,000 are designed to support ongoing professional development and can be used to contribute to the costs of registration, travel and accommodation at approved meetings or conferences. Further information on the Awards and an application form can be found in our Research Programme section or at http://www.orchid-cancer.org.uk/346/Research-Grants
Asda man up for male cancer and raise over £400,000!
A BIG THANK YOU to all Asda Colleagues who got involved in 2013 and helped raised an amazing £409,354. Congratulations to Asda Top Fundraisers, Carol from Wakefield Depot, Moira from Wigan Depot, Rhoda from North East Clothing, Jo from Pwllheli and Val from Llangefni.