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Next week is Carers
Week, so we’re hosting not one but two webchats for those of you caring
for someone with cancer. Caring can by physically, emotionally and financially
demanding – and we believe that carers need support, too.
provide unpaid support to someone living with cancer, why not join us in the chatroom
for one or both of our live webchats?
Or, if you
can’t make it, post your question below and I’ll ask it for you.
19 June, 12.30-1.30pm – Carer wellbeing
When you are
caring for someone with cancer, it can take up all of your time and energy. It
can be hard to take the time to think about your own needs.
Argyle, our Carer Support Manager, and Heidi Lindenstock, a cancer information nurse specialist from our Macmillan Support Line
will answer questions on how to get the support you need when caring for someone with cancer.
Friday 22 June, 12.30-1.30pm – Carer
are not aware of the financial
support that is available for carers. If you want to know what you’re
eligible for, or how to apply, come along and ask our expert benefits advisors Sarah Presto and Linzie Cobb.
If you have any questions about our organisation our Macmillan team would love to hear from you
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