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Latest news from Orchid

  • Our website

    20th January 2021

    As part of our efforts to improve your experience of our website, we are currently updating and making changes, so please bear with us.

  • New Year Message

    8th January 2021

    Dear supporters,   These have been, for all of us, the most trying of times.  A time when we have been concerned for the health and safety of ourselves,  our family, and our loved ones, a time when we have had to navigate through the murky waters of a global pandemic, something none of us […]

  • Will you support our vital lifeline?

    11th November 2020

    Covid-19 has had a seismic effect on all of us. Many support services have stopped and some are only available in a limited way and yet the number of those being diagnosed with prostate, testicular or penile cancer continues to increase. Additionally, Doctors are not able to see as many patients, while many men do […]

  • 6th November 2020

    Orchid are proud to have completed a PSHE approved Schools Learning Module on testicular cancer which includes a link to a new educational video.   PSHE Association Subject Specialist Liz Laming says: We are delighted to award our Quality Mark to Orchid’s ‘What is testicular cancer?’ resource. The engaging activities provide the opportunity for students […]

  • Get Involved in Orchid Male Cancer Awareness Week 2020

    21st September 2020

    Orchid Male Cancer Awareness Week is an annual campaign to raise awareness of male-specific cancers. This year it runs from 28 September to 4 October and focuses on the value of checking for early sign or symptoms, and the importance of getting checked out by your GP if you have any concerns. This year’s campaign […]

  • 2nd September 2020

    VACANCY We are a small dynamic charity committed to helping all those affected by male cancer. If you feel you have the right skill set and want to join a vibrant team, we would love to hear from you. Job Title: Community Engagement Coordinator Contract: Short Term contract, due to start 28th September 2020 Hours: […]

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    Dare A Dad

    10th June 2020

    Dare your Dad – or anyone else’s – to do a challenge in support of Orchid and raise money to help us fight male cancer. Further information can be found here   

  • Covid-19 Information

    13th May 2020

    For guidance on the latest advice about Covid-19 please see the following resources. General advice from GOV.UK Specific updated advice regarding cancer treatment from Cancer 52    

  • A big Thank You to all Health Care Professionals from Orchid

    6th May 2020

          Dear Health Care Professionals, We have been dealing with the challenges of Covid-19 for over a month now and as we all navigate our way through these unprecedented times Orchid, a charity committed to fighting male cancer for 24 years would like to take a moment to extend our heartfelt thanks to […]

  • #CheckYourPockets for Orchid this #Giving Tuesday

    30th April 2020

    Orchid is thrilled to announce that we’re one of the thousands of organisations taking part in #GivingTuesdayNow, a global day of unity and generosity. It’s a day where we can all come together to thank those who have supported us, our families and communities during this challenging time. We want everyone to show their gratitude […]