Get a quick idea of which benefits you may be eligible forBenefits checker
'You never imagine that you have to save for cancer.'
'Having an adviser took away some of the stress and worry so that I could focus on recovery.'
'Without Macmillan I wouldn’t have proceeded with the benefit application.'
Order booklets, audio CDs and DVD about treatment. Knowing what to expect could help you plan your finances.
Looking for additional support with benefits and financial planning? These handy interactive tools and guides can help.
Together, we can make sure everyone has access to the support they need to deal with money worries, so they can get back to the things that matter most in life.
What's happening near you? Find out about support groups, where to get information and how to get involved with Macmillan where you are.
Read Aoife's post about the rights of people affected by cancer in the work place. She explains how the law can help job applicants, employees and the self-employed.
Share experiences and advice on practical issues when living with cancer, such as money, work, benefits, travel insurance, transport, food and drink, organising support at home, or getting specialist equipment.
We rely on a number of sources to gather evidence for our information. If you’d like further information on the sources we use, please feel free to contact us on: firstname.lastname@example.org
All our information is reviewed by cancer or other relevant professionals to ensure that it’s accurate and reflects the best evidence available. We thank all those people who have provided expert review for the information on this page.
Our information is also reviewed by people affected by cancer to ensure it is as relevant and accessible as possible. Thank you to all those people who reviewed what you're reading and have helped our information to develop.
You could help us too when you join our Cancer Voices Network – find out more at: http://www.macmillan.org.uk/cancervoices
Need to talk? Call us free* 0808 808 00 00 Monday to Friday, 9am-8pm