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Tameside Tappers

Tameside Tappers

Practical help and support groups

A group providing support to adults affected by upper GI cancer through befriending, cancer information materials, cancer information in other languages, complementary therapies, dietary therapies, information, spoken interpretation service, support from health professionals, telephone helpline, written resources in other languages, and disabled access.

Cancer type(s):

Oesophageal (gullet) cancer and Stomach cancer

The group meets every Wednesday afternoon 2pm til 4pm and is facilitated by Tracey Heslop, Upper GI Nurse Specialist at Tameside Hospital. We have talks from health professionals and cater to both patients and carers, we also have regular social events.

We offer:

  • Befriending
  • Cancer information materials
  • Cancer information materials in other languages
  • Complementary therapies
  • Dietary therapy
  • Information
  • Spoken interpretation service
  • Support from Health Professionals
  • Telephone helpline
  • Written resources in other languages

Catchment area:

Greater Manchester

  • Opening times:

    Not applicable

Interested in joining us?

Just come along to our next meeting, or get in touch with us on the details below.

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