What St Luke's Hospice provides specialist end of life care and support to people with progressive life-limiting illnesses such as cancer. Services offered include emotional,spiritual and social support and complementary therapy for any adult over the age of 18. The Hospice provide care to anyone across Plymouth, South Devon and East Cornwall in hospital, at home and at the specialist unit at Turnchapel.
What Berwick's Cancer Car's provides free transport to any cancer patient who live in Berwick upon Tweed to most major hopsitals in the area. To find out if you qualify for transport please go to the website or contact the service. Some hospitals visited include Freeman Hospital in Newcastle upon Tyne, Western General Hospital in Edinburgh, and Wansbeck Hospital in Northumberland. For a full list of hospitals please visit the website or call the service.
What The Macmillan Information and Support Centre offers free and confidential information and support in a relaxed and comfortable environment. Whether you have questions about prevention, have just been diagnosed or are living with and beyond cancer the service is there to help. Services include: counselling, benefits advice, self-help and support, practical support and courses and workshops. Monday to Friday 10.00-16.00.
What The Macmillan Information and Support Centre offers free and confidential information and support in a relaxed and comfortable environment. Whether you have questions about prevention, have just been diagnosed or are living with and beyond cancer the service is there to help. Services include: counselling, benefits advice, self-help and support, practical support and courses and workshops.
What The Helen Rollason Cancer Centre in Springfield offers cancer patients and their carers counselling and therapies. The centre is open Tuesday: 1.00pm – 5.00pm and Thursday: 9.00am – 5.00pm. For more information about booking an appointment, please check the website or call the number provided.
Where Essex Hub, GenesisCare Hospital, Springfield.
What Maggie's offer emotional, practical and social support to all those affected by cancer including family, friends and carers. Services on offer include bereavement support, carer support, courses for managing stress, help for families, gardening groups, support for young people, help returning to work after cancer, professional, welfare and benefits help. For a full list of support groups and workshops please visit the website to see what is available at Maggie's Merseyside.
What Cancer Support Yorkshire services are free to access and completely confidential. The Wellbeing service provided is there to help with the emotional and physical effects of a cancer diagnosis. Cancer Support Yorkshire offer a wide range of complementary therapies such as hypnotherapy, bowen technique, reiki, aromatherapy and more please visit the website for full list. Cancer Support Yorkshire also offer a wide range of support groups, including mind body and art sessions, and a carers group including bereavement support.
What Genesiscare Southampton, is a private dedicated Radiotherapy centre and delivers high quality, external beam radiotherapy treatments including intensity modulated (IMRT), image guided (IGRT) and breath-hold (DIBH) radiotherapy.
What Brain Tumour Support hold a support group in your local area of Somserset for anyone affected by a brain tumour diagnosis. For more information please click on the link above.
When Somerset Sight, Northfield House, Taunton. Meetings are usually held on third Tuesday of the month, 10:30am to 12pm.
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What Monthly group meet-ups offering information and support in a relaxed environment, facilitated by a counsellor. Sessions alternate between shorter sessions which provide the chance to meet and talk openly with other people with the same diagnosis, and longer sessions where an expert guest speaker will attend.