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Macmillan Information and Support Service - Queens Medical Centre

Macmillan Information and Support Service - Queens Medical Centre

Information and support centres

*Due to Covid-19 please phone or email us to check our opening times and availability before visiting our Centre.* Based at Queen’s Medical Centre, the Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Service provides a confidential drop in service for anyone affected by cancer including patients, relatives and healthcare professionals. If you or someone close to you is affected by cancer we can provide emotional support, benefit and financial advice including applying for benefits and accessing grants. We can also provide information about cancer treatments and managing the side effects of cancer treatments, travel insurance and holiday information, information and support when talking to loved ones and much more. The Centre has a group room which can be booked and used free of charge for groups affected by cancer. The Service also has access to a Macmillan Benefits Clinic, Hair Loss Clinic, Cancer Support Groups and Carers Drop-in Sessions. Provides emotional support and signposting to local, regional and national services.

We offer:

  • Bereavement support
  • Cancer information materials
  • Cancer information materials in other languages
  • Counselling
  • Financial support
  • Information
  • Internet use available
  • Provision for deaf/hard of hearing
  • Provision for learning difficulties
  • Provision for visually impaired
  • Spoken interpretation service
  • Support from Health Professionals
  • Telephone helpline
  • Written resources in other languages
  • Benefits Advice
  • Self Help & Support Groups
  • Signposting to other services
  • Opening times:

    Monday – Friday 9am until 4pm

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