Information and support

Organisations which may be of help to you.

Our Friends

Carol Thorneycroft - Complementary Therapist

Bring a sense of calm into your life... ...for physical, mental and spiritual well-being
http://www.carolthorneycroft.com/


Cancer Care, Information and Advice

Macmillan’s ambition is to reach and improve the lives of everyone living with cancer and to inspire millions of others to do the same
https://www.macmillan.org.uk/


Our vision is to provide effective, local support and information for all people living with or affected by cancer
http://wessexcancer.org.uk


Somerset Cancer Care is a free community service provided by St. Margaret's Hospice
http://www.somerset-hospice.org.uk/Pages/FAQs/Category/somerset-cancer-care-meetings


Your health, your choices
http://www.nhs.uk/pages/home.aspx


We aim to provide the advice people need for the problems they face and improve the policies and practices that affect people's lives
https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/


Learning to Live Well
http://www.pennybrohn.org.uk


Care for the Carers

Help & Care in Dorset - Short break service, carers workshops, Support Scheme (CISS), Carers link
http://www.helpandcare.org.uk/carers-services/


Dorset Carers Hub - a range of services and support available for Dorset carers including how to register as a carer, concessions and grants
https://www.mylifemycare.com/support-and-services-for-carers/registration


Quantock House offering a break for carers in Somerset
https://www.somerset-hospice.org.uk/quantock-house


Compass Carers is a dedicated carers support service for un-paid carers across Somerset
http://www.compasscarers.org.uk


Breast Cancer

We want every person affected by breast cancer to get the best treatment, information and support
https://www.breastcancercare.org.uk


Knowing your boobs could save your life
https://coppafeel.org


soft, comfortable, knit prosthetics for breast cancer survivors
http://www.knittedknockers.org


We offer breast cancer support designed for you
http://www.thehaven.org.uk


Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Helpline
http://www.breastcancergenetics.co.uk


Prostate Cancer

Ignoring prostate cancer won't beat it
http://prostatecanceruk.org


Cancer and Young People

Cancer and Young People
http://www.youthcancertrust.org


...there for young people who need us
https://www.teenagecancertrust.org


Pancreatic Cancer

...dedicated to defeating pancreatic cancer...
http://www.pcrf.org.uk


Liver Cancer

Pioneering liver health
http://www.britishlivertrust.org.uk


Bowel Cancer

We're the UK's leading bowel cancer research charity
https://www.bowelcanceruk.org.uk


Bone Cancer

Bone Cancer Research
http://www.bcrt.org.uk


Bone and Soft Tissue Cancer Information
http://sarcoma.org.uk


Brain Tumours

Brain Tumour Charity
https://www.thebraintumourcharity.org


Mouth and Throat Cancer

Mouth Cancer Information
https://www.dentalhealth.org/tell-me-about/topic/mouth-cancer/mouth-cancer


Throat Cancer Information
http://www.throatcancerfoundation.org


Cancer Research

It's cancer. You're bound to have questions
http://www.cancerresearchuk.org