If you or someone you care about is affected by cancer then we can help….
Don’t worry alone. We are here to support you.
Touched by Cancer
We provide a community based welcoming environment where emotional and psychological support is available for people from Halton whose lives have been touched by cancer.
Various support groups including; Bosom Buddies, Gentlemen Only, Hugs, meet weekly or monthly to chat, socialise and support one another.
Trained staff and volunteers are available without appointment during drop in hours: Monday-Friday 10:00am-3:00pm.
Private counselling appointments are available at different times during the week.
Art and Craft Workshops
A great way to relax and learn new skills. Skilled volunteers and local artists lead our classes.
Thanks to our wonderful volunteer team we are able to offer a range of therapies including hypnotherapy, reiki, beauty therapies including manicures, pedicures, facials and massage by appointment, free of charge.
Tai Chi and other gentle exercise opportunities to aid mental and physical well-being.
Day Trips & Social Events
Regularly organised excursions and events planned by Centre staff and service users.
Children and Young People’s Service
If you have a child within your family whose life has been touched by cancer we now have a program which is delivered in conjunction with their school offering them a safe place to talk about their feelings and practical coping strategies. If you feel your child would benefit from this service please let us know.
We'll be attending a "Let's talk about cancer" coffee morning that is being held at Grangeway Community Centre between 10am and 1pm on Wednesday 16th May. We'll be discussing the services that we can offer and the support we have available to those...
As a registered charity we rely a great deal on donations to be able to offer the services we do to those in the borough who’s lives have been touched by cancer. We are often blown away by the huge generosity of our supporters, every year they take on...
We are introducing a new policy for holistic therapy appointments. The need for this has arisen as we have a limited number available each week and we want to allocate these as fairly as possible. We have found it difficult to have availability for...
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21 - 23 Alforde St, Widnes WA8 7TR
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Widnes and Runcorn Cancer Support Group is a limited company (limited by guarantee), registered in England and Wales (Company Number 07830948)
and a registered charity (charity registration number 1145810) whose registered office is 21-23 Alforde Street, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 7TR