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Dimbleby Cancer Care was established in memory of Broadcaster Richard Dimbleby and exists to offer care and support to people living with cancer and to their families and carers Read more. Dimbleby Cancer Care relies solely on public donations to continue its work.

 

Cancer: Then & Now

A new report highlights the changes in cancer treatment in the last 40 years that mean that more and more people are now living with cancer as a manageable chronic condition or surviving treatment beyond 10 years.  With this comes the increasing need for care and support services such as those provided by Dimbleby Cancer Care.

Read more here.

 

Read the latest edition of The DCC Times

thumbnail DCCTimes 14The latest edition of our newsletter is now available.

Featuring news on all our recent fundraising activities plus very personal stories from people who have used the DCC services at Guy’s and St Thomas. Plus much much more.

Click here to download.

 

Get involved in 2016

2016 is a big year for Dimbleby Cancer Care as we mark our 50th anniversary in March. There are lots of ways you can get involved and help us make this year our most succesful fundraising year yet.

262_28974_1500#Walk50 Fundraisers raise £60,000

On 10th June, over 100 fundraisers and volunteers joined Jonathan Dimbleby in London to walk 50km through the night. Taking in some very famous landmarks along the way teams of walkers came from across the country to take part. Some walked in high heels to help boost their fundraising targets while others treated donors to personal songs. The total so far stands at £60,000. To see all the pictures from the night click here.

 

Quiz Night raises £52,000

Our 2016 quiz night with Quintessentially Foundation was a glittering affair with guests including Claudia Winkleman, Patrick Grant, Jo Brand and Simon Callow joining David and Jonathan Dimbleby at the Rooms on Regent’s Park.

Click here to read all about it.

 

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CARE AND SUPPORT

Dimbleby_160413_73The Dimbleby Cancer Care Information and Support Centres at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals in London offer:

  • complementary therapies
  • psychological support
  • benefits advice
  • information about cancer
  • cancer-specific support groups

For enquiries & appointments:
020 7188 5918 or e-mail dimblebycancercare@gstt.nhs.uk

CARE RESEARCH

000_3319aThe Dimbleby Cancer Care Research Fund is one of the UK’s major providers of grants for research into the support and care needs of people affected by cancer.

TREATMENT RESEARCH

Dimbleby Cancer Care endowed the Richard Dimbleby Chair of Cancer Research at King’s College London. The current incumbent, Professor Tony Ng, uses tissue imaging techniques to identify the most effective drug treatments for each individual patient.

FUNDRAISING Help us make life better for people living with cancer

Would you like to get involved in fundraising for Dimbleby Cancer Care? If so, do get in touch. Whether you have your own place already in an event like the Great South Run or the Bupa London 10k, or you’d like to get involved in Every Day In May or our 50km summer walk, we’ll support you every step of the way. Click here for more information.

Fundraisers

If you are interested in taking part in a fundraising event for Dimbleby Cancer Care please email fundraising@dimblebycancercare.org

 

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Annie Bodenham, 57, former cancer patient

 

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