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Deaf community Access to Irish Cancer Society helpline using IRIS

Deaf community Access to Irish Cancer Society helpline using IRIS

For information in Irish Sign Language, please click on the link below:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7klHzMOxaB4&feature=share

By using the Irish Remote Interpreting Service (IRIS), Deaf people have access to an Irish Sign Language Interpreter to contact the Cancer Nurseline. Freephone Cancer treatments keep changing and improving. People with cancer now have a better chance of recovering. Cancer can still be very difficult and confusing for people that have cancer, and for the persons who look after them. The Irish Cancer Society wants to help by providing important and suitable information that is easy to understand.

The Cancer Support Department are now working with Sign Language Interpreting Service (SLIS) using IRIS so that the Deaf community can access the service.

If you are Deaf and would like to access the Irish Cancer Society Helpline through IRIS:

1) Contact Cancer Nurseline: email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

OR                                                  

2) Contact IRIS by Text 087 9806996, email at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or phone 0761 07 8440


Our Cancer Nurseline Freephone 1800 200 700 and speak to one of our cancer nurses for confidential advice, support and information.

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Click our GOOGLE CALENDAR http://tinyurl.com/l7ucep9 for available IRIS slots

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