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Date: 
20/03/2015

Irish Cancer Society announces new partnership with Home Retail Group

The Irish Cancer Society has today announced a brand new partnership with the Ireland’s leading home and general merchandise retailer, Home Retail Group, owner of Argos, Homebase and Habitat.

Date: 
11/03/2015

Call for grant applications from affiliated cancer support centres

The Irish Cancer Society’s grant aid programme for affiliated cancer support centres is now open for applications and we are inviting all affiliated centres to apply for funds.

Date: 
04/03/2015

Join the Irish Cancer Society’s Mini Marathon Team and help provide vital cancer services with every step

The Irish Cancer Society is calling on women of all ages to sign up to join their team ahead of the VHI Mini Marathon 2015 so the Society can continue its work of providing vital cancer services.
Date: 
02/03/2015

Irish Cancer Society appeal to business to get involved

Daffodil Day is taking place on Friday 27th March 2015, and today the Irish Cancer Society, along with the campaign’s lead partner, Dell Ireland, launched their appeal to companies and businesses all over Ireland to show they care by signing up to do their bit for those affected by can

Date: 
02/03/2015

New regulations on the use of sunbeds come into law today

From today sunbed operators will have to follow new regulations which will include bans on promotions that encourage sunbed use such as “happy hours” and loyalty cards as well as ensuring they provide their customers with information on the health risks of sunbeds before they use them.

Date: 
19/02/2015

Charities Take On “Big Tobacco” in Plain Packs Truth Drive

The Irish Cancer Society and Irish Heart Foundation are going head to head with the tobacco industry in response to the misinformation it has tried to spread about plain tobacco packaging.

Date: 
18/02/2015

Breaking the 20% smoking barrier shows the game is up for Tobacco

The Irish Cancer Society has welcomed the latest official HSE figures which reveal that fewer than 1 in 5 adults smoke in Ireland. This is the first time the smoking rate has broken the 20% barrier.
Health and Children’s charities reject Big Tobacco’s legal ultimatum and welcome further step towards plain packaging on shelves
Date: 
17/02/2015

Tobacco industry makes false claims ahead of Dáil Committee debate

An alliance of health and children’s charities has slated the desperate legal threats made by the tobacco industry in a vain attempt to stop plain packaging.

JFK’s 50 Mile Challenge Event Returns Bigger & Better to Ireland in aid of the Irish Cancer Society
Date: 
16/02/2015

JFK’s 50 Mile Challenge Event Returns Bigger & Better to Ireland in aid of the Irish Cancer Society

Moylagh will take on cancer once again with the Moylagh 50 Mile Challenge which has now launched for 2015. The event, which will take place on the 6th of June, will see hundreds of participants set off at 6am on a fantastic walk around Counties Meath, Cavan and Westmeath.

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