Turn it Purple Pharmacy of the Year Award: How to enter and take part this November
The 2018 year award is now closed. The Award will re-open Autumn 2019. Sign up to our HCP e-newsletter to receive a reminder closer to the time.
This includes everything you need to get you started. Including, purple t-shirts, an award toolkit, awareness materials, fun props and much more! Click here to get your Turn it Purple Pharmacy pack.
Pancreatic cancer suffers from a chronic lack of awareness across the UK, by handing out information, holding an information stand and dressing up purple you can help raise vital awareness of the cause. You can be as creative as you like, here are some ideas:
- Wear purple for the day
- Hold and information stand or display leaflets. Click here to order your free awareness materials
- Have a look at our guide on getting your pharmacy in the press and how to the get the most out of social media.
- Fundraising activities – this year we are trying to raise £10,000 towards early diagnosis research! Click here to find out how you can help
- For more Turn it Purple you can click here and of course, order a free Turn it Purple pharmacy pack!
One or more members of the pharmacy team must take the e-learning module on pancreatic cancer to be eligible for the award. The module will help you to understand the key role you can play in spotting symptoms of pancreatic cancer to help improve early diagnosis.
It takes just 10 minutes to complete and there is one for pharmacists and for pharmacy support staff. It is also accredited by the national Pharmacy Association.
All you have to do is fill in and submit an online form letting us know what you have done to raise the profile of pancreatic cancer during Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month in November. Click here to find out why you should enter and what the winner will receive!