Macmillan Cancer Support and Information Service – Royal Free

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Drop-in service managed by a Macmillan cancer information specialist and supported by trained volunteers. Information is available in languages other than English, plus audio CDs and DVDs. 

Information and support about:

  • specific cancers, their treatments and effects
  • financial, social and practical issues
  • how cancer affects your life
  • complementary therapies and how to access them
  • local support groups
  • cancer prevention and healthy lifestyles
  • referrals to the Macmillan/CAB benefits service
  • referrals to the cancer counsellors 
  • referrals to the chaplaincy service

 


Eligibility criteria

Inclusions

  • For all cancer patients in Camden, regardless of whether they are patients or not at the Royal Free Hospital
  • For anyone, including relatives and friends, affected by cancer

How to refer

Self-referral

Drop-in for Macmillan information: Mon–Thurs, 10:00–16:00, Fri 10:00–13:00.

Drop-in for welfare benefits: Fri 10:00–13:00.

Information specialist available Mon–Thurs; trained volunteers at other times.


t: 020 7794 0500