To speak to a specialist cancer nurse,
freefone the National Cancer Helpline
1800 200 700
Mon—Thurs 9am—7pm Fri 9am—5pm
Find out more about the Irish Cancer Society, including how the charity is run and how we are governed.
We are the national charity for cancer care in Ireland (the charity registration number is CHY5863).
We're governed by a Board of Directors made up of leading medical experts, scientists and business people. The Board is advised by a number of expert committees and is responsible for the overall control and strategic direction of the charity.
The Board's decisions are put into effect by the Chief Executive John McCormack and the Senior Management team through the various departments in the Society.
The SMT assists the Chief Executive, John McCormack, in managing the Irish Cancer Society's day-to-day business. Each member is responsible for a particular division. The current SMT consists of: