Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Latest information and advice

Here you can find the latest information and advice for members of the public, healthcare professionals and those affected by cancer.

You can also access easy read COVID-19 information and view an update regarding Humber, Coast and Vale Cancer Alliance meetings.

NHS and Government advice

For the latest information and advice relating to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) please access the following links:

Click here to view the latest NHS advice for everyone

Click here view the latest COVID-19 information from GOV.UK

For information on how to stay well whilst socially distancing please click here.

COVID-19 information for people affected by cancer

We understand that the current situation may be very worrying for people affected by cancer and those close to them. Below we have provided a number of links to Coronavirus advice and updates from a range of cancer related organisations:

Health and wellbeing information for everyone

It is important that whilst being kind to others during this difficult time, we ensure that we are also being kind to ourselves. Below are some links to what we hope will be helpful information on how to care for your own health and wellbeing:

Easy Read COVID-19 Information

If you would want to understand more about COVID-19 (Corona Virus) and how to stay safe please click here.

Clinical guidance for clinicians and NHS managers

Click on the links below to access the latest national information and guidance:

Impact on Cancer Alliance meetings and events

In the light of the Government’s response to the COVID-19 incident, and with clinical and other staff deployed to support clinical cases and other support services, the Cancer Alliance has taken the decision to cancel a number of meetings and events.

Viability of all meetings will be kept under review and wherever appropriate, will be used to support the wider COVID-19 incident and held by conference call.

This page will be updated regularly to reflect the latest position.

Clinical Delivery Groups

All Clinical Delivery Groups are cancelled until further notice

Cancer Champion Awareness Sessions

All Cancer Champion Awareness sessions are now cancelled until further notice.

Breast Cancer Network Meeting

The Breast Cancer Network meeting which was due to take place on 1st June 2020, has been postponed. New date to be confirmed.

Diagnostics

Radiology Shared Learning Event has been cancelled.

Urology Time Out Event on 1st May has been cancelled.

For further information, email comms.hcvcanceralliance@nhs.net