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Questions about cancer? We can help

Free, cancer advice and support is coming to Knowsley on 12 December. Macmillan Cancer Support’s mobile service will be visiting the area, with cancer information specialists on hand to answer questions and provide information.

The team encourages anyone with worries relating to cancer to stop by, whether you’re living with cancer, or care for someone who is.

Cancer can impact all aspects of your life, not just your health. The team are highlighting issues around the financial impact of cancer. If you've been affected by cancer, your finances might not be your first thought, but many people are faced with extra costs they hadn't considered.

Macmillan research shows that four in five people with cancer are £570 a month worse off as a result of their diagnosis1. This is often due to being unable to work and having increased costs such as travel to hospital or increased fuel bills.

Wednesday 12 December, Newtown Gardens, Kirkby,

Knowsley L32 8RR, 9am to 12noon

 

Wednesday 12 December, The Croft, Stockbridge Village,

Liverpool L28 1NR, 1pm to 4pm

Debbie Smith, a Macmillan information and support specialist on the unit, said: “It’s really important that people living with cancer are able to access the financial advice and support they are entitled to, so they can focus on what’s most important: their health. We can help signpost people to Macmillan benefits advisers who can provide free, confidential advice.

“When we visit Knowsley we’ll be on hand to answer any questions about cancer. Whether you want to know what symptoms to look out for, need advice a

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