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Care is provided from the three sites in Canterbury, Ashford and Thanet, in patients homes and via community programmes. Support is also extended to families and carers. To keep delivering care to those that need it the most. Pilgrims has to raise £11 million each year from our local community, so fundraising is very important.
Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust is the UK’s only charity dedicated to women, their families and friends affected by cervical abnormalities and cervical cancer. It was established by James Maxwell following the death of his wife, Jo (aged 40) from cervical cancer in 1999.
We exist to ensure women never feel alone at all stages of their journey by providing a range online and face to face support 24 hours a day including:
1. Enabling women to meet online, to share experiences and support others facing similar challenges
2. Proving opportunities for women, friends and families to meet face to face for shared support
3. Providing information about cervical cancer and abnormalities written and reviewed by experts
4. Enabling individuals to send a medical question to our online panel of medical experts
5. Campaigning to influence UK Governments to implement new and improved preventative, diagnostic and therapeutic procedures
6. Running a range of programmes to educate the public and health professionals on key areas relating to cervical cancer and how it can be prevented.