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Southend Hospital Macmillan Cancer Information & Support Centre

Southend Hospital Macmillan Cancer Information & Support Centre

Information and support centres

The Macmillan Information and Support Centre is located at Southend Hospital and is a drop-in centre offering information and support to anybody affected by cancer. Services provided include information & support from trained Nurses and Volunteers, Relaxation classes, Complementary therapies, Nutritionist advise, seated yoga, Cancer support group, Look Good Feel Better workshops, Cancer Hair Care, Wig service, Nicola Jane Bra fitting service, psychological support, access to Counselling services, Welfare and benefits support. Elevenses Cancer Support Group meets every Tuesday from 11am - 12pm in the Macmillan Information & Support Centres at the hospital.

We offer:

  • Befriending
  • Bereavement support
  • Cancer information materials
  • Complementary therapies
  • Counselling
  • Dietary therapy
  • Financial support
  • Hospital visiting
  • Information
  • Professional counselling
  • Provision for deaf/hard of hearing
  • Support from Health Professionals
  • Benefits Advice
  • Look Good, Feel Better
  • Other services
  • Outreach
  • Self Help & Support Groups
  • Signposting to other services
  • Volunteering activities
  • Opening times:

    Monday to Friday 9am till 4pm

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