awards submission

Cancer Charity gives refenece book

The Sussex Cancer Fund was delighted to deliver the latest copy of Practical Radiotherapy Planning by Ann Barrett, Stephen Morris, Jane Dobbs and Tom Roques. We asked Tony Hewines, Senior Radiotherapy Dosimetrist, how they would use an up to date reference book such as this. How this book is used by Tony “Our team is Radiotherapy physics planning, also […]

Tricia Elton 'Braved the Shave' for SCF

We would like to say a massive thank you to Tricia Elton who recently ‘braved the shave’ for the Sussex Cancer Fund. Tricia has been receiving treatment at Worthing and at the Sussex Cancer Centre. Tricia felt compelled to raise money for the Sussex Cancer Fund after two cancer diagnoses 20 years apart. Tricia’s Story […]

SCF What do we do? - The Sussex Cancer Centre Car Park

Restricted by geography it is notoriously difficult to park in Kemptown and it can be a real issue for patients receiving treatment at the Hospital. Sussex Cancer Fund tries to make patients’ experience a little easier by providing some parking spaces specifically for Sussex Cancer Centre patients. The Sussex Cancer Centre car park is entirely […]

2 New Patient Trolleys for the Sussex Cancer Centre

This week the Sussex Cancer Fund was delighted to provide two new patient trolleys for the Sussex Cancer Centre. The two trolleys were purchased as a result of the fundraising efforts of our fantastic supporters Emma Knight and Penny Cattaneo & David Shannon. The trolleys, costing £3000 each will really make a difference to patients […]

nebulisers by SCF

Zingiswa Thetho, Level 8 (Oncology) Ward Manager & one of the new nebulisers provided by the Sussex Cancer FundThe Sussex Cancer Fund is delighted to have provided 5 new nebulisers for patients receiving treatment at the CourtYard 8 ward at BSUH.

'Art For Arts Sake' Workshops

With thanks to Sussex Cancer Fund and with support from Macmillan, ONCA held a series of monthly creative art workshops over a period of 6 months in 2018. Sessions were led by ONCA’s outreach artist Ellie Liddell-Crewe with the support of amazing ONCA volunteers throughout. ONCA would like to thank Josie Richardson, Stellios Tzivas, Rimmy […]

bladder scanners

Sussex Cancer Fund recently purchased of 2 ultrasound bladder scanners for use at The Sussex Cancer Centre, 1 for Preston Park Radiotherapy Centre and 1 for The Royal Sussex County site. Bladder scanners are used in Radiotherapy departments to help establish the volume of fluid patients have in their bladder, for preparation purposes during treatment. […]