Cancer Support Programme

Every year there are over a third of a million new diagnosis of cancer in the UK. That means that around a thousand people find out they have cancer every day. The good news is that more people are living with and beyond a diagnosis of cancer. The Beth Johnson Foundation understands that a diagnosis of cancer can have a devastating impact that affects every part of a person’s life.  It isn’t just a medical condition, it can also affect a persons’ mental health, relationships, work, finances, hobbies, interests – it can completely change everything a person has previously taken for granted. ... Read more

Volunteer Co-ordinator

Thank you to all who applied for the exciting vacancy within our Staffordshire Cancer Support Programme (CaSP). The Cancer Support Programme is a service provided by the Beth Johnson Foundation across Staffordshire for adults living with and after a cancer diagnosis.  Our aim is to help those affected by cancer to improve their quality of life. We look forward to welcoming our new Volunteer Co-ordinator in the very near future. ... Read more

Giving a Voice

Advocacy on behalf of people with dementia and people with cancer: a study of the effect on service users lives We are pleased to announce the publication of another research report, Giving a Voice, published by BJF and carried out by the University of Salford. The work has been concentratedon two of our projects focused respectively on meeting the different needs of people with dementia and people with cancer. To read more click here ... Read more

Mindfulness

I wasn’t sure what to expect; the concept of Mindfulness seemed to be a ‘hippy’ style activity.  However, with an open-mind and overnight bag, I joined my colleagues from Staffordshire and Wolverhampton Cancer Advocacy and Support Project and staff from the Beth Johnson Foundation for a 2-day Introduction to Mindfulness Workshop.   ... Read more

New Guidance for Advocates

I have discovered an excellent new resource for advocates. The "Practice guide for advocates challenging decisions or actions with or on behalf of individuals" produced by the Advocacy Organisation, VoiceAbility ... Read more

Beth Johnson Foundation Blog

  • Vacancy! Dementia Advocacy Pro ...

    The Beth Johnson Foundation is pleased to offer the opportunity to come and work with us as the Project Co-ordinator of our Dement ...Read more

  • Cancer Support Programme

    Every year there are over a third of a million new diagnosis of cancer in the UK. That means that around a thousand people find ou ...Read more

  • Healthy Generations

    BJF would like to thank all who applied for the position of Project Co-ordinator, Healthy Generations.    ...Read more

  • New for 2020!!

    Book now for our Digital Technology and Positive Ageing Sessions.  BJF are delighted to offer these free weekly workshop ...Read more



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