What Citizens Advice Cornwall provides welfare benefit advice to people who have, or have had, a cancer diagnosis. They assist with applying for benefits and help with appeals, as well as check for and make grant applications. Their service covers the whole of Cornwall; they are able to see clients mainly at their Truro office, but also have advisers who may be able see clients at other locations.
What The aim of the Leighton Hospital prostate support group is to provide help, emotional and practical support and information to men, who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer, and to their families.
What The aim of the Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL) Cambridge Support Group is to provide support and a place to meet others going through the same journey for anyone affected by Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL). For information on meeting dates please contact the group.
Who Anyone affected by Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL)
What Sue Ryder Manorlands Hospice is a palliative care inpatient unit in Oxenhope 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. Their team includes nurses and complementary therapists.
What Breast Cancer Haven, London offers emotional, practical and social support to all those affected by breast cancer. For a full list of therapies, classes and support groups please visit the website to see what is available at Breast Cancer Haven, London.
Where Breast Cancer Haven, London is just five minutes walk away from Fulham Broadway underground station which is served by the Wimbledon branch of the District Line.
What Age UK Lyminge is an organisation that offers quality personal care to people over the age of 50. The organisation offers activities including Tai Chi, gentle chair based exercise, cooking and computer classes, book, group, knitting, walking group, art classes, various games including Bingo and much more. The services at the Day Centre also include information and advice (general, financial and legal), transport in wheelchair accessible minibuses with tail-lifts, meals and a befriending program.
What Mount Edgcumbe Hospice provides end of life care to those with terminal illnesses, including palliative care and professional advice. Specialist care nurses are available depending on the type of care needed, and bereavement services as well as day therapy and a lymphoedema outpatient clinic are also available. For more information on services please refer to the website for more information.
Where Porthpean Road, St. Austell.
What Southport & Ormskirk support group offers support to anyone affected by lymphoma. Attendees can expect a mixture of speakers and discussions on lymphoma-related topics, and an opportunity to share experiences and gain mutual support. If you are going to the group for the first time and would like to talk to someone about it or would like further information about meetings, please call the freephone helpline.
What The Lavender Touch is a registered charity that helps people through all stages of their cancer journey. The complementary therapies and naturally-sourced products can help people living with the side effects of cancer and its treatment. Therapeutic treatments, including massages, reflexology, and aromatherapy, are carried out through a number of qualified therapists. The service can offer up to six treatments to people who have cancer and three treatments for carers. For more information please visit the website.
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. Open Monday to Friday 08.00 - 16.00. Please contact the service for further details.