Cancer

Macmillan Welfare Benefits Service

Macmillan Welfare Benefits Service provide a free and impartial specialist Welfare Benefits service for Cancer patients who live in the catchment area. The team can identify eligibility for Benefits, assist with completing forms and provide support to challenge unfavourable benefit decisions. Their service is an enabling service, delivered primarily over the telephone.

Telephone: 0800 019 6065 (24hr Answer phone)

Website: www.colchester.gov.uk/macmillan

Email: Macmillan@colchester.gov.uk

Live Better With Cancer

Making day to day life a little bit better for people living with cancer.

Facebook: @livebetterwith

Twitter:@LBWCancer

Telephone: 0800 118 2705 open Mon – Fri – 08:00 – 17:00

Website: breathe-easy-clacton-support-group

Email: theteam@livebetterwith.com

Macmillan Cancer Support

At Macmillan, we know how a cancer diagnosis can affect everything. So we’ll help you find your best way through. From advice about money and work, to someone who’ll listen if you just want to talk, we’re here when you need us most.

Facebook: @macmillancancer

Twitter: @macmillancancer

Telephone: 0808 808 0000 – Monday-Friday, 9am-8pm

Website: www.macmillan.org.uk