Talking Cancer Podcast - Series 2, Episode 5: Money worries and financial support

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Published: 10 Nov 2021
Edition: 2
This episode Emma B is joined by a new guest, Macmillan’s Head of Campaigns and Public Affairs, Eve Byrne, to discuss the money worries people with cancer may have during the pandemic and what financial support is available. Ruth, who was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2019, also shares her words of advice when it comes to finances and cancer, during coronavirus.

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Published: 10 Nov 2021
Edition: 2
This episode Emma B is joined by a new guest, Macmillan’s Head of Campaigns and Public Affairs, Eve Byrne, to discuss the money worries people with cancer may have during the pandemic and what financial support is available. Ruth, who was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2019, also shares her words of advice when it comes to finances and cancer, during coronavirus.

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Macmillan Cancer Support Line
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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.
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