The MacMillan Fife Welfare Benefits Adviser offers a free, confidential and impartial advice service. We can assist if you, or a member of your family, are living with a cancer diagnosis and reside in Fife. Advice can be provided by telephone, pre arranged appointments within Fife hospitals or a home visit for those who are unable to travel due to their health. The adviser can help with: Applying for welfare benefits; Challenging benefit decisions; Issues with benefits such as overpayments; Health costs such as travel to hospital; Accessing charitable grants; Applying for transport concessions such as disabled parking badge.
Cancer patients and their immediate families living in Fife. We can only visit addresses in Fife, so if a client is long term in hospital outwith the area we would pass the client details onto the Macmillan Benefits service for that area.