UCARE [Urology Cancer Research and Education]

UCARE [Urology Cancer Research and Education]

Charity information

UCARE [Urology Cancer Research and Education]

UCARE is an independent charity committed to improving the treatment and care of cancer patients through research and education. Urological cancers include Prostate, Kidney, Bladder, and testicular.

Founded 2007

  • Mission statement

    Finding new ways to fight cancer and dedicated to raising awareness. We make grants to support research into urological cancer [prostate, testicular, kidney and bladder] in order to prevent, diagnose and treat urological and other types of cancer.
    We support the development of new technologies and ways of treating cancer, in order to improve the lives of cancer patients.
    We support cancer research facilities that are taking a leading role in the global fight against cancer.
    We support education, self help and raising the awareness of urological cancers for early diagnosis and to help people understand the research being done to find new ways to fight it.

  • Aims

    UCARE [Urology Cancer Research and Education] aims to:

    • To provide equipment and facilities for research, and for the treatment of cancer patients.
    • To promote the development of new technologies that will help to improve the diagnosis and treatment of urological cancers and related conditions.
    • To support research into the causes, prevention and treatment of urological cancers and related conditions.
    • To provide information and education about urological cancers and help raise awareness so people might seek early intervention - the key to successful treatment.
  • Overview

    Established: September 2007

    Registered Charity Number: 1120887

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 10

    Phone number: 01865 767777

    Address: UCARE HIFU Unit Churchill Hospital Old Road Headington Oxon OX3 7LJ

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