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Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Centre - South Manchester

Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Centre - South Manchester

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PLEASE NOTE THE CENTRE IS NOW CLOSED FOR DROP-INS BUT YOU CAN NOW MAKE A FACE TO FACE APPOINTMENT. You can still contact us on 0161 291 4876 Mon - Fri 9am-4pm. The Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Services at Wythenshawe and Withington hospitals offer a confidential, free service for those affected by cancer, including patients, families/carers, professionals and general public. We aim to ensure that everyone affected by cancer has access to relevant information and appropriate support. The service offers the opportunity to talk in confidence about what you are going through in a supportive, private and relaxing environment. We can offer time, time to listen, time to talk and time to try and make sense of it all. We offer a wide range of services and support, including complementary therapies; Macmillan Connections group activities-eg walking groups, yoga, walking netball/football/rugby, craft and chat, gardening group (please note these activities may change at times),after cancer courses eg HOPE course.PLEASE NOTE: The majority of our services are open to anyone affected by cancer regardless of where they have been treated; however, we can only offer our benefit advice, counselling and complementary therapy services to those who are attending Wythenshawe or Withington hospitals for treatment or have done so in the past. If you wish to access our benefit advice, counselling or complementary therapy services, please phone the centre before visiting.

We offer:

  • Cancer information materials
  • Complementary therapies
  • Counselling
  • Information
  • Benefits Advice
  • Other services
  • Outreach
  • Self Help & Support Groups
  • Signposting to other services
  • User groups
  • Volunteering activities
  • Opening times:

    Monday - Friday, 09.00 - 16.00

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