Financial cancer support

If cancer makes money a worry we’re here for you. Our advisers can help if you’re finding it hard to pay the bills or cover extra costs like getting to hospital. We’re also here if cancer causes problems at work or if you need help with claiming benefits.

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Mo's story

Mo’s prostate cancer diagnosis meant he had to give up his job. The cost of living felt like a weight on his shoulders. Macmillan helped Mo fill out forms to claim financial support and gave him a grant.

Mo's story
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Saima's story

Saima was just 29 when she was diagnosed with lung cancer. Being self-employed, she found money was a big issue. Macmillan helped her navigate the financial costs of cancer and provided grants.

Saima's story

Benefits checker

Use our benefits checker to find out what benefits you might be entitled to and able to claim.

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We’re here to help everyone with cancer live life as fully as they can, providing physical, financial and emotional support. So whatever cancer throws your way, we’re right there with you.