General Public Events

Relay for Life Castlebar

Relay for Life is a 24-hour community celebration which honours all those who are affected by cancer. At Relay for Life whole communities come together united against cancer to celebrate life, remember loved ones lost to the disease, and fight back against cancer by raising awareness...

Screening Information Day

Public information day by the National Screening Service covering BowelScreen – The National Bowel Screening Service, BreastCheck – The National Breast Screening Programme, and CervicalCheck – The National Cervical Screening Programme....

Purple House Cancer Support Centre Open Day

Come and visit Ireland's longest established Cancer Support Centre, Purple House Cancer Support Centre in Bray, Co. Wicklow. Pop in from 11am-1pm for a cuppa and meet our staff and volunteers, tour our Cancer Support Centre and find out more about the services we offer. All welcome!...

Cancer Research Showcase

This is a public presentation of the cancer research in the National Institute for Cellular Biotechnology. Talks include: • Dr. Denis Collins – Antibody therapy in breast cancer • Dr. Fiona O’Neill – Radiation therapy in pancreatic cancer • Neil Conlon – Resistance to treatment in breast cancer • Dr. Sandra Roche –...

ARC Cancer Support Centre’s Open Days

ARC Cancer Support Centres would like to invite you in to meet our team and learn more about our free support services for people affected by cancer and their loved ones...

Cancer Research Art Exhibition

Discovery is an art exhibition in partnership with Peachy, a creative company based in Dublin. The theme of the exhibition is Cancer Research....

A Conversation About Cancer Rehabilitation

Cancer rehabilitation is medical care that aims to reduce the troubling effects of cancer and cancer treatment so you can reach your maximum potential and live the best quality of life possible. A Conversation About Cancer Rehabilitation aims to provide practical tips and tools to people...

Screening Information Day

Public information day by the National Screening Service covering BowelScreen – The National Bowel Screening Service, BreastCheck – The National Breast Screening Programme, and CervicalCheck – The National Cervical Screening Programme....

Make Blood Cancer Visible Patient Information Evening

As part of Blood Cancer Awareness month in September the Irish Cancer Society, CLL Ireland, Multiple Myeloma Ireland and Janssen are hosting the Make Blood Cancer Visible Patient Information Evening. ...

Public Information Talk – Cancer Support Services in the Community

Purple House Cancer Support will host a public information talk on Cancer Support Services in the Community in the Beacon Hospital Dublin on Wednesday 27th September at 6pm. Speakers Include: Ms. Veronica O'Leary - Founder & Director of Services Purple House Cancer Support. Ms. Lizzy Kilkenny – RGN,...