Adult social care - directory record page

health and wellbeing

Macmillan Cancer Support

Address89 Albert Embankment,
PostcodeSE1 7UQ
DescriptionMacmillan Cancer Support is a charity that provides practical, emotional, medical and financial support for people affected by cancer. They also help carers, families and communities affected by cancer and campaign for better cancer care. You can use their website to find local cancer support groups or your local cancer information centre.

Macmillan also fund nurses and other specialist health care professionals and build cancer care centres. They aim to provide much more than just specialist medical care, including:

- Practical support at home
- Emotional support from cancer support specialists
- Information and other support through their website
- Financial help, including benefits advice and grants for anything from heating bills to travel costs

If you have any questions about cancer, want to seek advice or support, or just want someone to talk to, you can contact Macmillan's free helpline on 0808 808 00 00. It is open Monday to Friday, 9am to 8pm.

Visit the Macmillan website

Telephone numberTelephone: 0808 808 0000, Textphone: 0808 808 0121
Further informationThe nearest Macmillan Cancer Information Centre is at St George's Hospital, Tooting. Please call 020 8725 2677 for further information.

Record last updated: 12 October 2015