Additional support for your patients
Find out how Macmillan supports health and social care professionals with free resources for patients. Download free posters and order booklets and resources.
Support for your patients
4 in 5 people with cancer are on average £570 a month worse off as a result of their diagnosis. Those who receive financial information and support early are better able to manage the financial impact of cancer and less likely to fall into financial difficulties.
Macmillan’s financial experts on 0808 808 00 00 provide guidance on mortgages, household costs, pensions, financial planning and benefits – and people can access our budget planner and benefits checker online.
Whether people have questions about treatment, work, relationships, or just want someone to listen, our confidential support line can help 0808 808 00 00.
A network of people affected by cancer which anyone can join to get support from others. It’s anonymous, free, and available 24/7.
Resources written in collaboration with professionals and people affected by cancer, on over 500 topics, to help people regain control of their lives.
Our local centres aim to provide a listening ear and information on everything from support groups to booklets and other information free of charge. Some also offer counselling, complementary therapy or support to deal with issues such as hair loss. No appointment is needed, and everyone is welcome.
Help for those looking after someone with cancer, including their rights at work, financial support, and help with the emotional and physical aspects of caring.
Support for you and your colleagues
We have a range of tools and resources specifically developed to support you and your colleagues in providing cancer care. From early diagnosis to e-learning and research, any health or social care professional in the UK can access the following:
About our information
Our cancer information is written by experts and reviewed by people affected by cancer and relevant professionals. It is certified by the Information Standard, so you can be sure it’s from a source you can trust.
You and your patients can order our free information resources on be.macmillan. All of our cancer information is also available online.