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Godfreys Gift

What   Charity that supports children who have a parent that is under going cancer treatment. Monthly meet-up events are held for children and families where help, support and information is available for the parents, and play and socialising for the children. The chance to meet other families in similar situations can be a useful experience for both parents and children.

Location

United Kingdom
GB

Young Minds- Emotional Support for young people

What   Emotional support website for young people that offers advice and signposst to other mental health services. Young people can find support on a range of mental health matters and related conditons.  There are blogs and other useful information on the site as well as a helpline for parents worried about their children. For further information please visit the website.

Where   Services can be accessed on line and using the online contact form 

Location

United Kingdom
GB

Macmillan Cancer Support Information Centre - East Grinstead

What   Drop-in support centre providing information and support in a relaxed and comfortable environment.  Services include access to counselling, complementary therapies, benefits advice, and support groups. Open Monday–Friday, 10am–4pm. See the website for details.

Where   Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead

Who    People living with cancer, their carers and relatives

Location

Queen Victoria Hospital
Holtye Road
East Grinstead RH19 3DZ
United Kingdom
51° 8' 7.242" N, 0° 0' 6.5088" W
GB

Macmillan Cancer Support Information Centre - Southend

What   Drop-in support centre providing information and support in a relaxed and comfortable environment.  Services include access to counselling, complementary therapies, benefits advice, and support groups. Open Monday–Friday, 10am–4pm. See the website for details.

Where  Southend, Essex

Who    People living with cancer, their carers and relatives

Location

Southend University Hospital
Prittlewell Chase Westcliff-on-Sea
Southend, Essex SS0 0RY
United Kingdom
51° 33' 10.2708" N, 0° 41' 17.2356" E
Essex GB

Macmillan Cancer Support Information Centre - Maidstone

What   Drop-in support centre providing information and support in a relaxed and comfortable environment.  Services include access to counselling, complementary therapies, benefits advice, and support groups. Open Monday–Friday, 10am–4pm. See the website for details.

Where  Maidstone Hospital, Kent

Who    People living with cancer, their carers and relatives

Location

Kent Oncology Centre
Maidstone Hospital Hermitage Lane
Maidstone ME16 9QQ
United Kingdom
51° 16' 29.1756" N, 0° 29' 6.522" E
GB

Macmillan Community Cancer Navigator Service - Surrey Heath

What   Signposting service directing people to local community services and practical, financial and emotional support. The free service can direct anyone, whose life is touched by cancer, to resources to empower them to find the personalised help they need.

Where   Surrey Heath

Who   People living with cancer, including family and carers

 

Location

Surrey Heath House
Knoll Road Camberley
Surrey GU15 3HD
United Kingdom
51° 20' 21.768" N, 0° 44' 37.5396" W
Surrey GB

Connect to Support - Hampshire

What   Signposting service to help people manage their care and wellbeing, stay independent and connected to support services in the local community. Information and advice covers topics such as health and wellbeing, care homes, carers, getting out and about, and money matters.  Please see the website for details.

Where   Hampshire area

Who   People requiring information about community services

Location

Hampshire SO21
United Kingdom
51° 9' 5.1696" N, 1° 17' 27.0276" W
Hampshire GB

BounceBack Exercise

What   Exercise service that provides one-to-one exercise sessions and group exercise classes for people living with cancer and other illnesses. Beth Boxall is aims to provide workouts that suits your physical and clinical needs and to help you achieve your goals. For further information please visit the website.

Where   Rickmansworth, Chorleywood, Croxley Green and surrounding areas, one-to-one sessions also offered in London

Location

United Kingdom
GB

St Barnabas House Hospice Care

What   Hospice that provides expert care for local people facing cancer and life-limiting conditions. The hospice has a mission is to provide dignity, comfort and choice for adults who need specialised, supportive care.  It support patients through a variety of services including; hospice at home, day hospice and outpatient services, community palliative care team and an In-patient Unit. For further information please visit the website.

Where   St Barnabas House, West Sussex

Location

St Barnabas House
Titnore Lane Worthing
West Sussex BN12 6NZ
United Kingdom
50° 49' 35.7168" N, 0° 26' 2.8284" W
GB