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Macmillan Information and Support Centre

AddressGround floor,
Grosvenor Wing,
St George's Hospital,
Blackshaw Road,
PostcodeSW17 0QT
DescriptionThe Macmillan Information and Support Centre provides free, confidential information and support at St George's Hospital for anyone affected by cancer. The centre supports people living with or after cancer and family members or friends of anyone with cancer. It is run by specialist nurses and offers access to good quality information as well as emotional and practical support.

If you have questions about cancer, you can talk to someone face to face in a friendly, informal environment. There's no need to book an appointment and you can just drop in for some information or a chat. If you can't visit the centre, you can call or email the service instead.

It offers information and support about:

- All cancers, their treatments and effects
- Financial, social and practical issues
- How cancer affects your life and how to cope with changes
- Complementary therapies and how to access them
- Cancer and support services within St George's Hospital
- Local support groups
- Cancer prevention and healthy lifestyles
- How to access tailored information with the 'information prescriptions service'

Visit the Macmillan Information and Support Centre web page

Telephone number020 8725 2677

Record last updated: 22 June 2016