Cervical Screening Awareness Week

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This week 17th – 23rd June, is Cervical Screening Awareness Week and Answer Cancer will be running a campaign across all its social media channels. 

Who are Answer Cancer?

Answer Cancer is the working name of the Greater Manchester Cancer Screening Engagement Programme.

It is a voluntary sector partnership working to improve cancer awareness and increase uptake of cancer screening across Greater Manchester.

You can follow them via any of the social media links below

Answer Cancer Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/answercancerchampions/

Twitter:  https://twitter.com/answercancergm

LinkedIn: https://uk.linkedin.com/company/answer-cancer

Instagram:  https://www.instagram.com/answercancergm/

The Answer Cancer YouTube Channel has lots of great videos that you can use including several about cervical screening which are in community languages, barriers for trans and non-binary people, lesbian or bi people and a “Smear Fear” video which may appeal to younger people.

The Answer Cancer Cervical Cancer Quiz is a quick and easy way to get people involved.

The CRUK video “Should I go for Cervical Screening” can be viewed here and covers all the basic information people need to know in less than 2 minutes!