The NHS Galleri trial is now in its final year. The unit will be back on location in Oldham from early October. Invitations are currently live in Salford and will begin in Manchester next month. Reminders go out to patients approximately 6 weeks before the unit arrives so comms to make participants and GPs aware of the units returning should start about 6 weeks before the unit arrives. A new comms pack is now live with a website summary for participating localities, trusts and stakeholders to use to highlight the trial. It includes a template news story and intranet story for [...]
Please continue to share comms about #ThisVanCan - the prostate cancer awareness roadshow - being in Bury and Prestwich (2- 14 Oct) and Wigan and Leigh (17 - 28 Oct). Download the This Van Can comms pack here.
This year, Stoptober is back with a new national campaign, ‘When you stop smoking, good things start to happen’, reminding smokers of the many benefits of stopping smoking. The campaign also offers smokers a range of proven tools and shares useful tips to help them on their quitting journey. Smokers can search ‘Stoptober’ to get free support, tools, information and advice on quitting smoking. Download the Stoptober 23 comms pack here.
For secondary breast cancer day, you can share the infographics and wording provided by ABC Diagnosis to help people understand the signs and symptoms of secondary breast cancer. You can find the secondary breast cancer awareness comms pack, including suggested wording, here.
To mark Breast Cancer Awareness Month, NHS England has launched new social media assets to promote breast screening. The uptake amongst women attending their first appointment is less than 50 per cent therefore, NHS England is targeting women age 50+, because we know that if an individual comes for their first screening, they are more likely to come forward for subsequent screening appointments. You can download the breast screening comms pack and assets here.
This Breast Cancer Awareness Month, you can use our breast cancer symptom awareness animation on social media or waiting room screens. You can download the animation and social media copy from our google drive.
A toolkit is available promoting sun safety. This includes a number of animations, plus some poll questions. All comms packs include suggested wording and alt text for your ease. Download the SunSmart Toolkit from our Google Drive