Events calendar

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Kick at the darkness…

UCARE Advocate Jonathan Acott is tackling 5 challenges in 2017 for UCARE including a gruelling bike ride across the USA.

Andrew Protheroe Cycle Challenge

30th September to 2nd October 2017

Professor Andrew Protheroe, a founder Trustee of UCARE, is leading a group cycling across the country from Whitehaven to Sunderland from September 30th to October 2nd in celebration of UCARE's 10th anniversary.

Raising funds for urology research and education. Text COAS70 £5 to 70070. JustTextGiving by Vodaphone

Living Life to the Full - Life after a Urological Cancer Diagnosis

Wednesday 29th November 2017, 10-2pm

The Millenium Village Hall, Horton Cum Studley, OX33 1AD

The day will comprise of two hours of interactive talks from those professionals involved in the support of patients during their cancer journey and those that can help them once treatment is completed. These will include:

  • Oxfordshire MIND Well Being
  • Hummingbird Centre
  • Mindfulness
  • Coping with the long term side effects of treatment
  • Health Wise - Physical activity scheme
  • Psychology team
  • Physiotherapist/ Occupational Therapist
  • Personal experience

There will then be an hour of stalls open before and after the talks focusing on physical and emotional health and wellbeing. Stalls will include FROG support group, OPSCG Support group, Bladder Cancer in Action, Occupational therapists, Psychology Team, Nutritionist, Physiotherapists, Maggie's Centre, Oxfordshire MIND, Specialist Nurses, Medical Detection dogs, Clinical Research Network, UCARE and many more…

People will be able to speak to professionals on a one to one basis and find out what is accessible to them. The stalls will be very informal allowing people to ask difficult questions or just gain information which they may use at a later date.

  • Please register your interest by emailing: gemma.ucare@gmail.com (full agenda will be emailed nearer the time).

UCARE: Celebrating 10 years 2007 to 2017UCARE 10th Anniversary Gala Dinner and Auction

Saturday 28th April 2018

The Orangery, Blenheim Palace

Save the date - more information will be available soon.