Information and support

Organisations which may be of help to you.

Update coming soon


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