“The Swallows” is a Head and Neck Cancer Support Group for patients and their carers, in mid and north Bedfordshire.
Beds Prostate Cancer Support Group
A local Prostate Cancer support group meets at Bedford Borough Bowling Club, Goldington Road.
Bosum Pals is a self help and support group for anyone who has been diagnosed with breast cancer.
MacMillan Cancer Support
Provides practical, medical and financial support for people with cancer. Their website has information on a range of topics including living with cancer, support for carers, and facing the end of life. Many of their leaflets can be downloaded.
Telephone: 08088 080000
Giving care and support through terminal illness.
Cancer Research UK - Coronavirus Information
Cancer research UK has put together a page with lots of information to help patients with Cancer handle the Coronavirus pandemic.
Bedford Daycare Hospice
Bedford Daycare Hospice provides holistic care for adults suffering with a life limiting illness who are registered with a Bedford Borough or Central Bedfordshire GP. Cancer and non-cancer patients alike are cared for in a calm, homely environment from the point of diagnosis, through investigations and treatment to remission or palliative care. The ‘whole person’ is cared for; mind, body and spirit. Away from the clinical environment the patient can just be themselves in a safe place where the focus is on living.
Telephone: 01234 352015
PEPS / Palliative Care Hub
The palliative care hub is a palliative care coordination and support service run by Sue Ryder St John’s Hospice in Bedfordshire.
Telephone: 01767 641349
Cancer Research UK
A charity which supports and helps those with Cancer within the UK.
Myeloma UK provides information and support to help you cope with everything a diagnosis of myeloma brings.
The charity’s broad range of services covers all aspects of living with myeloma and includes online and printed information publications, a help and support line, patient and family events, and support groups.
Telephone: 0800 980 3332