Isle of Man
Anti Cancer Association

1959 - 2020

Generating funds for cancer research

Raising awareness of signs and symptoms of cancer

Supporting those affected by cancer

News

IOM Anti-Cancer Association: Staywell Clinic for Cervical Screening

Further to the Isle of Man Government’s latest advice a decision has been taken to cancel all Staywell clinics, with immediate effect, until further notice. We have enough to think about at the moment as we protect ourselves against the coronavirus but please still be… READ MORE

IOM Anti-Cancer Association AGM is cancelled

Our AGM which was due to take place on Tuesday 31st March at Keyll Darree, has been cancelled.  We are presently in exceptional and unprecedented times so we cannot hold an AGM or even an EGM. The Executive Committee has gone through the business of… READ MORE

Response to the Coronavirus Pandemic

In light of the statements from the Chief Minister and Health Minister in recent days, it will come as no surprise that all fundraising events organised by our branches have been cancelled until at least September 2020.  This decision is taken for the well-being of… READ MORE

An author who was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease and cancer gave a talk in aid of IOM Anti-Cancer Association.

Alison Forge, a motivational speaker who has published the book, Pocket Positivity, was invited by Daisy Duke, wife of late TT racer Geoff Duke, to ’empower others’ to see that change is possible regardless of challenges. The event called “Forge Ahead’ took place at Daisy’s… READ MORE

Apres Ski Night raises a cool £1,425….

Marown & District Branch of IOM ACA raised £1,425 at an Apres Ski night fundraiser at The Crosby Hotel on Friday 17th January. Live Music from “Harvey Mushman” so a good night was had by all. All monies raised go towards funding vital cancer research, raising… READ MORE

Sixty for 60 Fundraiser at UCM

University College Isle of Man Level 2 Business Administration and IT students, took part in the Sixty for 60 challenge in order to raise money for Isle of Man Anti-cancer Association. They held a fun Christmas stall at UCM on Thursday 19th December and successfully… READ MORE

Highlighting Cancer Awareness at Swagelok Limited

IOM Anti-Cancer Association Executive Officer, Sandy Denning received a £400 donation to the charity on 7th January 2020 from David Hester, Managing Director and Julie Crossley, HR Business Partner.  The cheque was presented in thanks for the charity’s’ educational talks on Cancer Awareness which took… READ MORE

Isle of Man Newspapers Awards for Excellence 2019

Isle of Man Anti-Cancer Association was delighted to have been awarded the position of finalists in the category of Third Sector – Supporting the Community. The Awards ceremony took place on 14th November at the Villa Marina. Unfortunately, we did not win our category but… READ MORE

Marking 60 Years!

A Diamond celebration event was held at Woodbourne House on 6th September. This was part of a number of activities throughout the year, celebrating 60 years in which the Association has raised and disbursed more than £22 million for the benefit of those on the… READ MORE

Floral Display at Noble’s Park to celebrate Anniversary

A big “Thank-You” to Douglas Borough Council, Parks Department for the beautiful floral display that they have created for us as we mark our 60th Anniversary of Isle of Man Anti-Cancer Association… READ MORE