Macmillan Cancer Support

89 Albert Embankment

Tel: (Support Line) 0808 808 00 00


Cancer is the toughest fight most of us will ever face. Macmillan Cancer Support believes that no one should face it alone. They provide people with emotional, financial and practical support, as well as cancer information they can trust.

  • Healthcare services
    Macmillan has a range of healthcare professionals, including Macmillan nurses, radiotherapists, dietitians, speech therapists and many others.

  • Emotional support
    If you need to talk, you can call the Macmillan Support Line, join their online community or find out about local support groups.

  • Financial support
    They provide financial support to help people manage the costs of cancer, including advice about benefits and Macmillan grants.

  • Practical support
    Macmillan helps people affected by cancer deal with practical challenges, such as getting travel insurance. They also provide information about getting back to work and run courses to help people manage their health and wellbeing.

  • Information you can trust
    They provide expert cancer information through their website, free booklets, support line and information centres.

Last updated on 14/11/2013

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