Asbestos Health Check

Asbestos health check offer free advice and support to those who have worked with asbestos and have being diagnosed with health conditions associated with this work.

Nationwide

Tel: 0808 1646018

info@asbestoshealthcheck.co.uk

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Breast Cancer Now - The Research and Care Charity

Undertakes breast cancer research and life-changing care.

Ibex House
Minories
London
EC3N 1DY

Tel: 0808 800 6000

info@breastcancernow.org

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Crossroads Care Kent - Macmillan Kent & Medway Volunteer Service

Our trained volunteers help people living with cancer, and their carers, by providing free, practical, emotional and companionship support.

16 Reculver Road
Beltinge
CT6 6LR

Tel: 0345 0956 701

Enquiries.macmillan@crossroadskent.org

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East Kent MS Society

Monthly meetings for people with MS and their carers.

Seasalter Christian Centre
Seasalter
Kent
CT5 4AX

Tel: 01227 451410

eastkent@mssociety.org.uk

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East Kent Strokes

Provides support and social opportunities for stroke survivors of all ages (includes East Kent Childhood Strokes) and their families.

C/O Headway East Kent
42 Cudworth Road
Ashford
Kent
TN24 0BG

Tel: 07546 238364

anna@eastkentstrokes.org.uk

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East Kent Unit for Breast Screening

We arrange a subsidised personal screening service in East Kent, for symptomless ladies.

Michaelmas Cottage
3 Cooling Road
High Halstow

Rochester
Kent
ME3 8SA

Tel: 0845 266 6609

info@ekubs.org.uk

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Epilepsy HERE

A charity to support people of all ages with epilepsy.

Whitstable United Reform Church
Middle Wall
Herne Bay
Kent
CT5 1BW

Tel: 01227 274757  or  07435 005409

herebay@aol.com

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Leukaemia Care

Dedicated to ensuring that anyone affected by blood cancer receives the right information, advice and support.

Nationwide

Tel: 0808 8010 444  or  07500 068065

care@leukaemiacare.org.uk

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Macmillan Cancer Support Line

The Macmillan Support Line offers confidential support to people living with cancer and their loved ones.

UK wide

Support Line Tel: 0808 808 00 00

Live Chat

Contact Form

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Marie Curie Cancer Care

Helps people with cancer & their families. Provides free practical nursing care at home & specialist care at hospices. Provides care for all terminal illnesses in Kent.

Maidstone Community Support Centre Room 205
39-48 Marsham Street
Maidstone
Kent
ME14 1HH

Tel: 01622 688707

Support Line Tel: 0800 0902309

supporter.relations@mariecurie.org.uk

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NHS 111

NHS 111 is now available online. Fill in an online form to answer questions about your symptoms.

UK wide

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Pilgrims Hospices

Gives care and support to people coping with incurable illness in East Kent.

Plender House
56 London Road
Canterbury
Kent
CT2 8JA

Tel: 01227 459 700

24 Hour advice line: 01233 504133

Online contact form

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Prostate Cancer UK

Helps you deal with prostate cancer, diagnosis & treatment.

Nationwide

Tel: 0800 074 8383

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Stroke Associaton's Communication Support Group for Stroke Survivors

A support group for stroke survivors to improve both communication and confidence.

Headway House
Kent & Canterbury Hospital

Ethelbert Road
Canterbury
Kent
CT1 3NG

Tel: 07799 436056

Maria.clayton@stroke.org.uk

Stroke Recovery Service Thanet

Provides advice and support to help your stroke recovery.

Stroke Association
Headway House

Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Ethelbert Road

Canterbury
Kent
CT1 3NG

Tel: 01227 783023
Tel: 07717 275724  or  07799 436056

jan.fletcher@stroke.org.uk

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YouCan - Youth Cancer Support

Supports young people across Kent from age 10 to 35 whose lives have been impacted by cancer.

Bradbourne House
New Road
East Malling
ME19 6DZ

Tel: 01732 844874  or  07341 278432

terrie@you-can.org.uk

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