Healthcare company supports Mesothelioma UK with donation of £3,000

Church Pharmacy, a healthcare company specialising in medical aesthetics and clinic supplies has donated £3,000 to Mesothelioma UK. The donation is part of the company’s charity initiative, Church Pharmacy Cares, and will help to support Mesothelioma UK’s core services for patients including a network clinical nurse specialists, funding research and providing patients with access to new clinical trials.

Mesothelioma is a type of lung cancer primarily caused by exposure to asbestos and affects approximately 2,700 people in the UK each year. Mesothelioma UK relies on donations, grants and fundraisers to deliver its services supporting patients and families around the country.

Anna Jahimovica, Project Manager at Church Pharmacy said: “We are proud to have been able to support Mesothelioma UK. It is a very important charity that offers vital support to people affected by asbestos-related cancer. The team of friendly and caring staff help to provide information, support and education, and to improve care and treatment for all UK mesothelioma patients and their carers. Their work helps to make a real difference.”

Liz Darlison, Head of Services for Mesothelioma UK added: “We’re extremely grateful for the donation of £3,000 from Church Pharmacy. Donations like this are vital to us and we really value the relationships that we develop with companies like Church Pharmacy, who, as a healthcare company, is conscious of supporting the wellbeing of others.

“This funding will help us to continue the work that we do in supporting people affected by mesothelioma across the UK, in terms of supporting a team of specialist nurses, treatment for patients, research and clinical trials.”

About Church Pharmacy:
Church Pharmacy specialises in medical aesthetics and pharmaceutical products, supplying the largest range of botulinum toxins and dermal fillers, compared to any other pharmacy in the UK. The company operates from a 6,500 sq ft dispensary and distribution centre in Leicestershire.

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