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The Macmillan Cancer Information & Support Service at The Whittington Hospital

The Macmillan Cancer Information & Support Service at The Whittington Hospital

Information and support centres

*By appointment only at the moment so that social distancing can be correctly observed. People can telephone or email see contact details below.* The Macmillan Information & Support Centre at the Whittington offers a friendly and relaxed environment, providing emotional support, information and practical advice to anyone affected by cancer. This includes families, carers and friends. There is a wide range of free high-quality cancer materials available as well as signposting to other national and local services. We have a monthly cancer support group, which is open to Whittington Hospital patients. We also provide ‘HOPE’ (Help Overcoming Problems Effectively) courses for patients and family & friends, fatigue management classes, ‘Look Good, Feel Better’ workshops, hand and foot massage & various other workshops (Art Therapy, Writing as Therapy, Relaxation & Visualisation and Mindfulness plus volunteering opportunities. Anyone who is worried or affected by cancer is welcome to drop-in for a chat or to pick up some information.

We offer:

  • Cancer information materials
  • Look Good, Feel Better
  • Other services
  • Self Help & Support Groups
  • Signposting to other services
  • Volunteering activities
  • Opening times:

    Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holidays) 10-4pm

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