SafeFit has been designed, in response to COVID-19, to support people living with cancer to maintain and improve their physical and emotional wellbeing, whilst following Government guidelines.
SafeFit is a free remote trial for anyone in the UK with suspicion of, or confirmed diagnosis of, cancer. You will be put in contact with a cancer exercise specialist who will help you during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.
You can find out more about the service and sign up by visiting the SafeFit website.
SafeFit has been developed in partnership with:
- Macmillan Cancer Support
- University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust
- CanRehab Trust
- Centre for Perioperative Care (CPOC)
- National Institute for Health Research Cancer and Nutrition Collaboration
- Royal College of Anaesthetists
- Wessex Cancer Alliance
As well as your physical health, it’s important to take care of your emotional and mental well-being. We have advice to help you cope with self-isolating.
We know this is a difficult and uncertain time, so please ask for support if you need it. Speak to your friends and family over the phone or on social media. You can also talk to us:
We also have information on Macmillan well-being coaching.
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