Latest news from Orchid

  • 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 […]

  • Interim Chief Executive Officer

    24th April 2020

    Orchid is delighted to announce the appointment of Ali Orhan as our interim Chief Executive Officer. He will take up his post on 24th April 2020, succeeding our current CEO Rebecca Porta.   Colin Osborne Chairman, said “Ali has the full support of the Board and the team and I am certain that he will […]

  • Join #TeamOrchid for The 2.6 Challenge

    17th April 2020

      We are in inviting you, your family and friends to join Team Orchid and take up The 2.6 Challenge –  a new campaign to raise vital funds to help to save the UK’s charities whose income has been impacted by Covid-19 and the cancellation of countless events resulting in a huge loss in fundraising […]

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  • Orchid Helpline

    27th March 2020

    We understand that at this critical time, our hard working NHS colleagues may not be able to answer as many patient queries as normal regarding male cancer; its risks and treatments. Orchid  have therefore temporarily increased their National Male Cancer Helpline by introducing a Friday service. You will now be able to call our National Male Cancer Helpline […]

  • Orchid Services Update

    26th March 2020

    Dear Friends and Supporters, We wanted to update you on how we’re responding to the challenges of coronavirus (COVID-19) and how we are ensuring we give you the best possible service and support at this difficult time. In the light of recent developments, we are writing to let you know that the Orchid Cancer Appeal​ […]

  • COVID-19:guidance on shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable

    23rd March 2020

    For the latest COVID-19 advice for vulnerable people please click here