MAC16307_finding-out-cancer_ER

Finding out you have cancer - easy read

Booklet
Published: 31 Mar 2020
Next review: 31 Mar 2023
MAC16307_finding-out-cancer_ER

An easy read booklet explaining what will happen if you are diagnosed with cancer and where to get more support. Our easy read booklets use simple language and pictures to tell you about cancer.

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Published: 31 Mar 2020
Next review: 31 Mar 2023

An easy read booklet explaining what will happen if you are diagnosed with cancer and where to get more support. Our easy read booklets use simple language and pictures to tell you about cancer.

About this booklet

You can learn about what will happen when you find out you have cancer.

If you are worried about your health, you should talk to a doctor or nurse.

How we can help

Macmillan Cancer Support Line
The Macmillan Support Line offers confidential support to people living with cancer and their loved ones. If you need to talk, we'll listen.
Financial guidance
Financial issues can cause worry when someone becomes ill. You may be able to claim benefits to help you in your situation. You may also be able to get financial assistance from other organisations.
Welfare rights advice and tools

There are lots of benefits that could help you after a cancer diagnosis, but the system can be confusing. Our Welfare Rights Advisors are here to help.