Macmillan Wolves Charity
Warrington Wolves have chosen Macmillan Cancer Relief (Warrington) as their charity for Tetley∆s Super League Viii. Macmillan Cancer Relied is an UK wide charity committed to helping improve cancer services for people with cancer and supporting their families. Macmillan works in partnership with the NHS to fund local services where they are needed most.
|Macmillan provides care, support and information:|
With four in ten people likely to be affected by cancer at some time in their life the need for Macmillan∆s services continues to grow.Macmillan has already funded seven nurses∆ posts in the Warrington area, some working in the community-visiting people in their own homes, others based in hospital. They include a specialist breast care nurse and lung cancer specialist.However the demand for Macmillan∆s services is growing as more people are diagnosed with cancer and the value of the Macmillan∆s special expertise in providing care and support is recognised.Warrington Wolves∆ main shirt sponsor Miller, the Miller Homes Northwest Limited have funded a novelty pin badge of the new Wolves home strip with the Macmillan śGreen Bow∆ on the lower right corner. All proceeds will go to Macmillan Cancer Relief (Warrington). The badges are a minimum donation of ķ1.00 and are on sale in the club shop Wolfware and Morrisons supermarket from Thursday Saturday 10:00am-6: 00pm at the Macmillan Cancer Relief stall in the foyer.
- Through nurses and doctors,
- In cancer units and information centres,
- With information material and telephone information line,
- Macmillan also provides grants for people in financial difficulties because of their illness.
05, Dec, 2002