Emma Athersmith - Cancer Care

Emma joined CC in August 2018 as the Community Fundraiser for Barrow and Furness, becoming Head of Fundraising in March 2019. She is responsible for the charity’s income generation and leadership of the fundraising team.

CancerCare is a unique independent charity dedicated to helping people affected by cancer and other potentially life limiting conditions living in North Lancashire and South Cumbria.

Delivered by qualified and experienced staff, CancerCare’s wide range of free professional therapy services are designed to help individuals and their families come to terms with and manage the challenges of a serious health condition and include counselling, hypnotherapy, Alexander Technique, aromatherapy massage, group Activities, support groups and a dedicated service for children and young people.

With 35 years of experience, CancerCare has worked with and helped more than 30,000 local people affected by cancer and other life limiting conditions.