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Recently, Headstart was contacted by an organisation explaining the services they offer to help Cancer patients in Kent.






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The Macmillan Information & Support Centre at the Queen Victoria Hospital in East Grinstead recently celebrated its 2nd anniversary and has welcomed many visitors through it's doors.  Since it opened, the centre has provided a vital support service for cancer patients, their families, carers and friends.

The specialist service, a partnership between Queen Victoria Hospital and Macmillan Cancer Support, provides information and support as well as complementary therapies such as Reiki, Acupuncture, Reflexology and Massage outside of the clinical setting.  The centre also recently started offering Welfare Benefits advice.

For further information about these services please telephone

01342 414369 or email cancer.information@qvh.nhs.uk.  The centre is open Mondays to Fridays except bank holidays from 9am to 5pm.  There is also a drop in at the East Grinstead Library every third Monday of the month.

Alternatively, call the Macmillan Support Line free on

08088080000 (Monday to Friday 9am to 8pm) or visit www.macmillan.org.uk

Photo caption: Beth Garcia (Macmillan Information & Support Manager, holds cake with

(L-R) the Deputy Mayor Margaret Belsey, Macmillan Fundraising Manager Tom Carter, John Smith, Russ Whales (volunteer), staff and volunteers


To make an appointment or for more information, please

telephone 01342 414369.




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