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Leicestershire and Rutland

Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Service at Leicester

Drop in cancer information and support centre. We have a wide range of up-to-date information leaflets, books, DVDs and CDs, some of which are suitable for people: with learning disabilities, with sight problems, whose first language is not English.

The service offers:

  • Cancer information materials
  • Information
  • Benefits Advice
  • Look Good, Feel Better
  • Outreach
  • Signposting to other services
  • Volunteering activities

Opening times: Monday to Friday, 09.30-16.30

Find out more: Richard Moody or Aliyah Mannan on 0116 258 6189

cancerinfo@uhl-tr.nhs.uk

www.leicestershospitals.nhs.uk/cancerinfo

Teenage Cancer Trust – Leicester Royal Infirmary

The Ward 27 Teenage Cancer Trust Unit at Leicester Royal Infirmary is for 13-24 year olds and has 5 in-patient beds and a day-care facility. All bedrooms are equipped with soft furnishings, bespoke furniture, TV, DVD and gaming facilities, and there is dedicated Teenage Cancer Trust Wifi with laptops provided.

https://www.teenagecancertrust.org/get-help/how-we-can-help/our-units/leicester-royal-infirmary

Coping With Cancer (in Leicestershire & Rutland)

Coping with Cancer in Leicestershire and Rutland provides practical and emotional support to anyone affected by cancer.

http://www.c-w-c.org.uk/

Macmillan One2One Support Project

The Macmillan One2One Support Project is for young people aged 18 – 30 who are currently being treated for cancer or have finished treatment.

The Macmillan One2One Support Project is part of the Macmillan Cancer Partnership in Nottinghamshire which is a pioneering programme to improve local cancer services and address the growing number of people surviving and living with and beyond a cancer diagnosis.

Want to find out more?

Text Laura on 07812 269 998 with your name and contact details.