What Action Radiotherapy's website provide patients with up-to-date information and resources to guide them through their radiotherapy journey. The website provide videos explaining radiotherapy, real life patient stories, information about types of radiotherapy, side effects, DIBH, SABR and lots more. As well as working to improve radiotherapy access for cancer patients, Action Radiotherapy also supports professionals. Action Radiotherapy provides a range of services, information, forums and resources for professionals.
What Cancer United is a support charity for local people whose lives have been affected by a cancer diagnosis, including family, friends and carers. The charity promote active cancer recovery through safe and effective cancer exercise and have many different fitness classes tailored to your needs, as well as their Outsing Cancer weekly choir group. You can access support services through the group, including complementary therapies, special fitness classes social outings and events.
What Grace Kelly Lady Bird Trust is an organisation that promotes and protects good health among children, by raising awareness of childhood cancer the Trust helps to educate on the early signs and symptoms of childhood cancer, promoting earlier diagnosis. GKLT run an international online support group for families that are affected by childhood cancer that can give needed emotional support. GKLT can also provide grants to the families affected for help towards funeral costs at the worst time of their lives.
What Talking Therapies Southwark offer services if you are experiencing stress, low mood, depression or anxiety, or would like to know more about self help or talking therapies. The services offered consultation and advice, courses and workshops and groups, guided self help, individual counselling and psychological therapy
Where Services are based in Southwark , South London.
What You could be eligible for the Be Active scheme if you are a resident of Lewisham Council. If you're over 60, a student or receiving benefits, allowances or other forms of support, you are probably eligible for generous discounts on a whole range of activities, exercise classes and leisure opportunities all over the borough. To join the scheme you will need to register at a leisure centre and choose either casual or unlimited membership. and aged over 16 and you also meet at least one of the following criteria:
What Shine is a cancer support charity for people with cancer in their 20's, 30's and 40's. If you're the partner, family member or close friend of a young adult with cancer you're welcome to join the private Facebook group for Plus Ones. If you live in or near London you can join the Plus One Network. This is Run by Geoff and Salma, both of whom are supporting their partners, Shine Plus Ones meet up regularly in London.
What Carolyn is a personal trainer, trained in using exercise for cancer rehabilitation, working with individuals, groups and organisations to help people recover from cancer and cancer treatment. Carolyn provide one-to-one sessions, mostly outdoors, and runs Nordic walking classes for those who’d like to exercise in groups. Services include everything from chair-based exercise to training for a marathon, plus strength training, running, boxing, skipping.