Today, PHE Screening has published its updated national easy guide to bowel cancer screening in collaboration with the North East and Cumbria Learning Disability Network, Macmillan Cancer Project and Bowel Cancer UK.
Julie Tucker, North East and Cumbria Learning Disability Network
Julie is the Macmillan Project Manager for the North East and Cumbria Learning Disability Network cancer project.
The project focuses on improving services and experiences for people with a learning disability, their families and carers, along the whole cancer pathway.
Find out how experts by experience from the North East and Cumbria provided vital input into the development of new national easy guides for cervical and bowel cancer screening.
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