What Action Cancer is a leading local cancer charity In Northern Ireland. Action Cancer leading mission is to save lives and support local people through cancer awareness, prevention, detection and support. The provide the following services:
- Digitial Breast Screening
- Support and Theraputic
- M.O.T Health Checks
- Health Promotion Programmes
Counselling and emotional support service available and support people from diagnosis and treatment throught to recovery or bereavement. There is a life coaching service and complementary therapies such as Reflexology, massage, Bach flower remedy, Emmet Therapy and more. Action Cancer provides both complementary therapy and counselling to children and young people affected by cancer either directly or through a parent/guardian’s cancer diagnosis or death. The service also deliver health promotion programmes to schools, community groups and workplaces all across Northern Ireland. Health promotion aims to empower and educate individuals and their communities to make informed, positive healthy decisions. For a full list of services offered please visit the website or call the number provided.
Where Various support and theraputic locations over Northern Ireland. As well as operating out of Action Cancer House, the charity provide therapeutic service and have a regional presence in L/Derry, Strabane, Limavady, Portrush, Coleraine, Bangor, Lurgan and West Belfast, and onboard their mobile unit the Big Bus which travels to 225 locations throughout Northern Ireland annually Please visit the website for times and locations.
Who Anyone who has a been affected by a cancer diagnosis. For full eligibilty criteria please check with the service.