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Dover Counselling Centre

What Charity offering counselling services. More information can be found on its website.

Where Dover, Deal, Thanet, Folkestone, Lydd and New Romney

Who Anyone including people affected by cancer, family, friends, carers

Location

Horizon House Gordon Road
Dover, Kent CT16 2ET
United Kingdom
51° 9' 13.7772" N, 1° 17' 21.966" E
Kent GB

Citizens Advice Thanet

What  Service providing free, confidential and impartial advice on health care, housing, finances, benefits, eduction, work and accessing support services in the Thanet area.

Where  Thanet

Who  Anyone requiring information and advice on health care, housing, finances, benefits, eduction, work and accessing support services

Location

Mill Lane House
Mill Lane Margate
Kent CT9 1LB
United Kingdom
51° 23' 7.7316" N, 1° 22' 57.5652" E
Kent GB

Macmillan Welfare Advice Service - Medway Council

What  Charity offering free and confidential welfare benefits advice to people affected by cancer and their families. Support includes information on benefits entitlements, income maximisation, tax credits, charitable grants, housing costs, transport concessions, form completion, advocacy, and representation at appeal tribunals

Where  Kent Oncology Centre

Who  People affected by cancer, families, friends, carers

Location

Maidstone Hospital Hermitage Lane
Maidstone ME16 9QQ
United Kingdom
51° 16' 28.1748" N, 0° 29' 8.0808" E
GB

Citizens Advice Ashford Borough

What  Service providing free, confidential and impartial advice on health care, housing, finances, benefits, eduction, work and accessing support services in Ashford.

Where  Ashford

Who  Anyone requiring information and advice on health care, housing, finances, benefits, eduction, work and accessing support services

Location

Seabrooke House
Church Road
Ashford, Kent TN23 1RD
United Kingdom
51° 8' 46.9248" N, 0° 52' 22.8936" E
Kent GB

Citizens Advice Herne Bay

What  Service providing free, confidential and impartial advice on health care, housing, finances, benefits, eduction, work and accessing support services in Herne Bay and across Kent.

Where  Herne Bay

Who  Anyone requiring information and advice on health care, housing, finances, benefits, eduction, work and accessing support services

Location

Citizens Advice Herne Bay
185/187 High Street
Herne Bay, Kent CT6 5AF
United Kingdom
51° 22' 17.4648" N, 1° 7' 53.3388" E
Kent GB

Citizens Advice Canterbury

What  Service providing free, confidential and impartial advice on health care, housing, finances, benefits, eduction, work and accessing support services in Canterbury and across Kent.

Where  Canterbury

Who  Anyone requiring information and advice on health care, housing, finances, benefits, eduction, work and accessing support services

Location

Citizens Advice Canterbury
3 Westgate Hall Road (Off St Peters Lane)
Canterbury, Kent CT1 2BT
United Kingdom
51° 16' 52.6512" N, 1° 4' 39.144" E
Kent GB

Citizens Advice National

What  Service providing free, confidential and impartial advice on health care, housing, finances, benefits, eduction, work and accessing support services in different regions across the UK.

Where  Nationwide

Who  Anyone requiring information and advice on health care, housing, finances, benefits, eduction, work and accessing support services

Location

United Kingdom
GB

Volcare Carers Respite Service

What  In-home respite care services for fulltime carers who live with the person they are caring for. Respite care can be organised on a regular basis, periodically or as needed, and in some instances overnight respite can be provided. 

Where  Canterbury, Thanet and Dover & Deal Districts, and Faversham

Who  Carers providing fulltime care and living with the person they are caring for

Location

Volcare Carers Respite Service
16 Reculver Road Herne Bay
Kent CT6 6LE
United Kingdom
51° 21' 52.4232" N, 1° 8' 49.6104" E
Kent GB

Bosom Family Support

What  Charity offering assistance and support to families and individuals affected by cancer. Its services include support groups, counselling, holistic therapies, and a meal delivery service. 

Where  Scunthorpe

Who  Anyone affected by cancer

Social Media  Facebook

Location

Hope House
18 Cambridge Avenue Bottesford
Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire DN16 3LG
United Kingdom
53° 33' 28.6668" N, 0° 39' 7.7328" W
Lincolnshire GB

Involve Kent

What  Charity supporting people and the wider community to improve health and wellbeing by signposting to support services available in their local areas. Signposted services include physical activity and exercise, social groups, health and wellbeing support, support for carers, transport, help at home and with errands.

Where  Across Kent

Who  People living with cancer and other conditions who require any kind of support, carers

Location

Involve Kent
30 Turkey Court Ashford
Maidstone​ ME14 5PP
United Kingdom
51° 16' 15.8232" N, 0° 32' 16.8756" E
GB