What The hospital provides a range of specialist health services, including Cancer services for Merseyside, Cheshire and beyond. They are also a centre for clinical research. The Hospitals have two drop in centres for Macmillian cancer support and information services, and a psychology service for cancer. You can contact the Linda McCartney Centre on the ground floor to access these services on 0151 706 3720 or at the Broad Green Hospital 0151 600 1798
What Lune Valley Physiotherapy is an independent service with 30 years experience working predominantly with people who have or have had cancer. Much of their specialist work is with scarring and tightness after surgery and/or radiotherapy including myofascial release. Patients can access the service anytime from diagnosis and pre treatment, through treatment and recovery, and it can also help during palliative care. Treatment is often a combination of hands on work, movement, exercise, balance and advice, and can help
What What happens now that I have finished my treatment? Who can I talk to now I am back to work? Come and meet others who have been affected by Breast Cancer and find out the answers to these and many other questions at our Breast Cancer Support Group.
What The Macmillan 1-1 support service provides individualised, holistic support and promotion of self-management techniques to help improve the health and well-being of all adults affected by cancer. This includes family and friends of those who have been diagnosed.
What Someone Like me is a one-to-one peer support service that pairs a patient, friend or family member with a trained volunteer with similar experience. People are carefully matched for a variety of factors, including their treatments, personal circumstances, priorities and concerns. For further information please contact the service on 0345 077 1893.
Where Please contact the service for a location near you.
What Cambridge Cancer Help Centres offers emotional, practical and social support to all those affected by cancer including family, friends and carers, including bereavement support, carer support, courses for managing stress, help for families and carers, gardening groups, support for young people, and fitness classes. For a full list of support groups and workshops, please visit the website to see what is available at Maggie's Oxford Centre.
What The Sir Robert Ogden Macmillan Centre (SROMC) provide fully integrated chemotherapy and supportive care treatments for a range of adult cancers. New and follow-up oncology outpatient clinics are held at the centre, as well as haematology outpatient and day-case services. It offers a range of multi-disciplinary advisory, practical and self-management support services for both hospital and community patients and carers who have been affected by a cancer diagnosis.
What The Foxy Ladies is a group offering support to women who have or who are suffering from breast cancer in the Cornwall area. The group welcomes all new members at any point in their breast cancer journey.
Where St Cecilia's Lounge, St Michael's Hospital. Meetings are held on the last Friday of each month from 7pm to 9:30pm.
What Fight Bladder Cancer is a UK-based bladder cancer charity founded and run by bladder cancer survivors and their families. The charity supports everyone affected by bladder cancer, raises awareness, supports medical research, and campaigns to improve policy. They offer online information and advice, an online forum, a Bladder Buddy service, and support groups. Their aim is to achieve better outcomes and quality of life for all those affected by bladder cancer.