We offer free transport to those with a confirmed cancer diagnosis living in Berwick & District to enable them to reach their cancer related appointments to both our regional hospitals and for specialist cancer treatment further afield.
"In 2023 our team of volunteers assisted 618 clients. With a total of 1,312 hospital runs our drivers covered a distance of 148,948 miles."
The Berwick & District Cancer Support Group
very proud to have been awarded
'The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service'.
The Berwick & District Cancer Support Group are very proud to have been awarded
'The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service'
Our fleet currently comprises of six cars; Russell, Carol, Roddy, Pearl, Fiona and Thomas.
The support we receive means we are very proud to be able to own all of our cars outright and each car is specially named with our supporters in mind, to thank or to commemorate them for their incredible kindness and fundraising for our cars.
With each journey being on average 120 miles roundtrip our fleet of six vehicles regularly cover over 11,000 miles per month.
In the year 2022 we undertook a total of 1,115 journeys, covering 130,000 miles. We were so proud to have been able to help so many people!