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General Information and Advice

Macmillan Integrated Cancer Care Team (MICCT)

What   This Macmillan intergrated Cancer Care Team (MICCT) is a cancer rehabilitation team who support anyone who has been diagnosed with cancer in Guildford and Waverley. The team is made up of health care professionals such as a Cancer Nurse Specialist, Occupational Therapist, Dietitian and Support worker. MICCT provides a number of services and courses aimed to help support those affected by cancer. For more information please email or call the service.

Location

United Kingdom
GB

Macmillan Psycho-Oncology Team at Kings College Hospital

What   Macmillan Psycho-Oncology at King's College Hospital is a specialist psychology team that focus exclusively on the emotional consequences of cancer. The service welcome referrals for people with any type of cancer at any stage of their care, with any related psychological difficulties that have not responded to level 2 interventions.

Location

Cicely Saunders Institute
Kings College Hospital Denmark Hill
London SE5 9RS
United Kingdom
51° 28' 4.5336" N, 0° 5' 39.912" W
GB

Lymphoma Action - Pinner Support Group

What    Pinner 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.  

Location

Pinner Village Hall
Chapel Lane
Pinner HA5 1AA
United Kingdom
51° 35' 38.13" N, 0° 22' 59.9484" W
GB

C-Side- Colorectal Cancer Support Group

What   C-Side is a voluntary support group for bowel and anal cancer patients and their carers. The service is designed to help them throughout diagnosis, during and after treatment. The support group is held in an informal and friendly environment where people can talk in a comfortable and supportive atmosphere. C-Side aims to provide a balance between cancer-related and social activities.

Location

St Margaret's Cottage
on The Oval
Rottingdean BN2 7HA
United Kingdom
50° 48' 24.462" N, 0° 3' 26.7156" W
GB

Driving Miss Daisy

What   The service provides transportation and companion driving services for the elderly, children, disabled and for anyone who is unable to drive from A to B. The offer you independence and peace of mind, enabling you to get out, have fun, and add some zing into your everyday living. The special service also provides assistance in and out of the car, going to appointments or hospitals. Special needs are catered for including assistance with a walker or wheelchair.

 

Location

United Kingdom
GB

Mobile Cancer Care unit - Airedale, West Yorkshire, 'Linda'

What   The 'Linda' Mobile cancer care unit works in with partnership with the West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust and services the surrounding areas. MCCU can hold 4 treatment chairs on board, and each unit can treat up to 20 patients a day. The MCCUs visit a number of locations each week to give treatments and they allow patients to save time by having their cancer care closer to home, saving them time and energy to be with the people that mean the most.

Location

Mobile Bus covering Airedale, West Yorkshire
MCCU locations are currently Airedale, West Yorkshire.
WF10
United Kingdom
53° 43' 6.492" N, 1° 21' 3.996" W
GB

Mobile Cancer Care unit - London, 'Janey'

What   The 'Janey' Mobile cancer care unit works in with partnership with the West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust and services the surrounding areas. MCCU can hold 4 treatment chairs on board, and each unit can treat up to 20 patients a day. The MCCUs visit a number of locations each week to give treatments and they allow patients to save time by having their cancer care closer to home, saving them time and energy to be with the people that mean the most.

Location

Mobile Bus covering London, Surrey
MCCU locations are currently Croydon, Crystal Palace and Epsom.
BR3, SE19, KT17
United Kingdom
51° 24' 16.9596" N, 0° 1' 45.1848" W
GB

Coping Together

What   A group that provides support to anyone affected by cancer through befriending, cancer information materials, cancer information materials in other languages, information, Written resources in other languages, and has disabled access. Their main aim is to provide local support and friendship for those who have been affected by cancer.

Where  The group meets on the 1st Saturday of each month at The Lazer Maze, 30 Church Street, Wellingborough, Northants, NN8 4PA from 10 am to 11.30 am.

Location

The Lazer Maze
30 Church Street Wellingborough
Northants NN8 4PA
United Kingdom
52° 18' 7.7256" N, 0° 41' 43.1844" W
GB

Wellbeing at Cynthia Spencer

What   Wellbeing at Cynthia Spencer is a service which aims to enable you and your family to live life to the full while coping with a life limiting illness. Our objectives are to support you to maintain quality of life, physical function and independence for as long as possible.

Where   Cynthia Spencer Wellbeing Centre Manfield Health Campus. Please contact the service for specific dates/times.

Location

Cynthia Spencer Wellbeing Centre Manfield Health Campus
​Kettering Road
Northampton NN3 6NP
United Kingdom
52° 15' 56.934" N, 0° 51' 51.3288" W
GB

Prostate Cancer Support (PCS) Salford

What   The aim of the group is to provide a safe environment for men who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer to meet and discuss any issues they have. This may be concerns about treatment, how they feel and what happens next. They also invite the partners to come along; they are able to talk in our relaxation room about the issues and concerns they have.

Location

Elm Bank Eccles Masonic Hall
46 Half Edge Lane Eccles
Salford M30 9BA

United Kingdom
53° 29' 19.1112" N, 2° 20' 1.248" W
GB