We also have information and advice for people with long term health conditions.
About Face is a support organisation (and registered charity) for people who have at any stage been diagnosed with cancer of the head and neck. We provide one to one and group support at our About Face Centre opposite Poole Hospital and by arrangement in other places. There is a 'Drop in' on Tuesdays and Thursdays 10am to 4pm.
A friendly support group in Dorchester for people with cancer, their friends and family. Come along to meet like-minded people who all support each other.
An informal group who meet monthly in Christchurch where meetings are relaxed and give the opportunity for discussion. Speakers are sometimes invited and social activities organised. Please see our website for details of our upcoming meetings and programme of events.
We offer an opportunity for anyone who has been affected by cancer to share experiences and learn from each other. We meet on the first and third Monday evenings of the month.
We provide financial assistance for Dorset families affected by cancer. By the provision of financial awards, we provide practical support to aid with the recovery and treatment that patients need, when traditional care may be insufficient.
Go Girls, established in Dorset, supports women, their families and friends with a gynaecological cancer. We are passionate about ensuring all women receive support, advice and our magical hugs!
At Macmillan, we know how a cancer diagnosis can affect everything and we're here to support you through. From help with money worries and advice about work, to someone who'll listen if you just want to talk, we'll be there.
We are a self-help support group for people who have experienced cancer and for their families/carers. Our group is based in Bridport and is open to any cancer patients from West Dorset, East Devon and South Somerset. Come and join us at the Friends Meeting House on Friday afternoons between 2pm and 4:30pm.
The Bournemouth Cancer Support Centre is open Tuesday to Thursday 10am to 4pm and we offer befriending, counselling, reflexology, aromatherapy and information services.
We have five branches across Dorset. We are a very friendly, welcoming group providing support and information. Guest speakers give talks on feel good and associated topics. We provide telephone support in co-operation with health care professionals. The breast care nurses are closely involved with our group.
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