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Dimbleby Cancer Care service

Providing support and information

Cancer

Coronavirus update: Dimbleby cancer care service

We are still running services at Guy's Hospital and Queen Mary's Hospital, Sidcup.

We are accepting referrals for information and advice, psychological support and benefits advice. Appointments are by telephone or video call where possible.

The complementary therapy service are only accepting new referrals for:

  • one-to-one outpatient video consultations/self-care sessions
  • the aroma stick service
  • daily live online relaxation sessions.

A drop-in information service is available for patients attending for treatment. The information nurses are providing a telephone service and you can email them. You can phone 020 7188 5918 to check their availability.

Dimbleby Cancer Care service

Dimbleby Cancer Care is a support and information service for patients and their carers from south east London and west Kent.

Our staff work with clinical teams to make sure you have all the information and support you need during your treatment.

  • Dimbleby Macmillan Support Centre at Queen Mary's Hospital, Sidcup

    Dimbleby Macmillan Support Centre
    Ground floor
    Guy's Cancer at Queen Mary's Hospital
    Frognal Avenue
    Sidcup, Kent
    DA14 6LT

    The information nurses will be available 2 to 3 days a week at Queen Mary's Hospital, Sidcup. Please ask reception if you would like to speak with one of the team. They can let you know when someone will next be available. You can also call or email to arrange an appointment.

  • Support available

    A cancer diagnosis can be difficult for the person, their family and friends. Finding the right information or the right person to talk to can make it that bit easier.

    We also offer the following support:

    • information and support service
    • emotional and psychological support
    • complementary therapies such as aromatherapy and reflexology
    • welfare benefits advice service
    • support groups

    For more information, visit the personalised cancer care and support page.

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Contact us

Tel: 020 7188 5918

Email: dimblebycancer
care@gstt.nhs.uk

 

I went to Dimbleby for some counselling. It just felt nice to have some time for me when I could concentrate on talking about me and how I was feeling.

 

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