North Manchester FM 106.6 is an Answer Cancer Champion and you will have heard our presenters talking about this on air.
Answer Cancer, the Greater Manchester Cancer Screening Engagement Programme, has announced a series of Free online training sessions. Different dates and times available to suit you.
Cancer awareness saves lives. Every year thousands of people are diagnosed with Cancer. We know that the earlier a cancer is detected, the better the outcome for the people involved. Early detection saves lives. Cancer screening saves lives. Why not top up your knowledge and confidence so that you can help yourself, your family members, community leaders and staff.
You need to register in advance to attend these sessions. You can join as many as you like. Click on the links to register and find out more.
All sessions are fun, interactive, and informative.
Answer Cancer Facts & Myths
This 90 mins session will increase your understanding of the importance of seeking out factual evidence-based information regarding cancer. The session highlights some of the most popular myths about cancer and replaces them with facts. Fun and informative.
Monday 12th April 10:30am Click Here
Wednesday 14th April 10:30am Click Here
Answer Cancer Signs & Symptoms
This 90 mins short session will equip you with knowledge around early signs & symptoms of cancer. You’ll understand why and how early detection saves lives and learn key messages to share with others. The session will also share information about on the importance of accessing your GP during the Covid-19 situation.
Monday 19th April 10:30am Click Here
Wednesday 21st April 10.30am Click Here
NHS Cancer Screening Programmes
This 90 mins session will super charge your knowledge and understanding of the 3 NHS Cancer Screening Programmes and why they are so important. You will learn who’s eligible, what’s involved, and what messages and approaches we can use to encourage others to take up their screening invite.
Monday 26th April 10.30am Click Here
Wednesday 28th April 10:30am Click Here
Please be sure to register BEFORE each session – It’s essential you do this to be able attend – Zoom will generate a link for you to use to join each session registered for.
If you’re unsure how to access Zoom please take a look at this quick start guide for support – https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/360034967471-Quick-start-guide-for-new-users