What The Macmillan Wellbeing Centre provides complementary therapies to patients diagnosed with cancer such as reflexology, reiki, indian head massage, shiatsu, massage. The centre is able to offer psychological and counselling support and also offer a crafts sessions, support groups, meditation, breathing classes and dietican services. The Wellbeing Centre have the support of Bristol CAB, a professional service to answer questions regarding finance and benefits, and how to go about applying for them. Sessions are by appointment only and therefore you are required to speak to one of our support workers who can set up a CAB referral.
Where The Macmillian Wellbeing centre is based in Southmead Hospital Bristol.
Who Cancer patients receiving treatment can access the services. The services are also available to carers and family members. You can self-refer or you can be referred by your GP, consultant or cancer nurse speciallist. For full eligibility criteria please check with the service.