What Bodyworks Physiotherapy Clinic offers its services to both women and men in Colchester and the surrounding areas. Bodyworks Physiotherapy work with local Breast Surgeons and Breast Care nurses and treat women and men post breast surgery. The service teaches scar massage and simple lymphatic drainage. The treatments include myofascial release, release of cording, mobilisation exercises for the shoulder and work on scars. Bodyworks Physiotherapy Clinic can offer advice over the phone if needed.
What CISS offers information, emotional support and one to one counselling to anyone affected by cancer across South West Wales, whether they are a patient, carer, family member or friend. All of the services are free and carried out by qualified counsellors. For those unable to access, the centre has a unique outreach service which takes support to the home, workplace or other convenient locatio on a weekly basis. for more information on service please visit the website or call number provided.
What Prospect Hospice in Swindon provides end of life care for those with life-limiting illnesses such as cancer. The hospice has an inpatient care service which includes pain management treatments and respite care. They also have physiotherapists and occupational therapists who offer a range of therapies and treatments for each patient. They also offer support to carers and those most important to the person being referred, including family and friends For a full list of services please check their website.
What The Bridlington Prostate Cancer Support Group offers help and support, information, guidance and above that friendship and understanding for people affected by prostate cancer.
What The aim of the group is to offer the opportunity for women who have tested positive for the BRCA 1 or BRCA 2 gene mutation to support each other and to create a safe and confidential space, to meet others and share experiences over coffee. Meetings are by invitation only and you can find out more about coming along by getting in contact with the service.
Where The group meets regularly at KIMS hospital, Maidstone.
What Dimbleby Cancer Care offers a range of help and support for people with cancer, their carers and families, including information and advice, psychological support, specialist welfare benefits advice, complementary therapies and support groups. Complementary therapies on offer range from relaxation and stress mangement courses, acupuncture, reflexology, and reiki. Dimbleby also host monthly Look Good Feel Better make up workshops, please contact Dimbleby to book your place.
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, and aromatherapy. They also offer a wide range of support groups, including mind body and art sessions, a carers group, including bereavement support, transportation services and benefits advice.
What Maples Cancer Care provides free care and support to Rotherham people who have been diagnosed with cancer, and also provides the same support to their main carer. The service is there to help people to cope and improve their quality of their life whilst living through or after a cancer diagosis. The trained and experienced staff understand the effects cancer can have on people’s lives and are used to working with people at all stages of their illness.
What Sue Ryder Leckhampton Court Hospice is a palliative care inpatient unit in Gloucestershire and provides palliative care and support for people who are living with a life-limiting condition, as well as supporting their families. In addition to the inpatient unit, their day hospice service helps people living with long term conditions to avoid unnecessary trips to hospital. They also offer a Hospice at home service for people in the local community who prefer to receive palliative care at home.
What The aim of the High Peak prostate support group is to provide a safe and confidential environment, for men and their partners to discuss their concerns or experiences with others dealing with prostate cancer. The service is a very well supported interactive patient led group offering a place for free exchange of information and help for those affected. Guest speakers are invited to most meetings.