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Slimming Clubs ( 10.2.17. )
A guide to coming off alcohol - copied from a leaflet from Alcohol and Drug Service ( 10.1.1.L3 )
Access for the disabled in Jersey ( 10.2.0.L1 )
ACET help for parents dealing with sex and drugs issues ( 10.1.2.L2 )
Acupuncture / Chinese Tradional Medicine ( 10.3.2. )
Aids and appliances for people with a physical impairment ( 10.2.1. )
AIDS and HIV ( 10.2.63. )
Aids for disabled - REMAP, FNHC Jersey Society for the Disabled etc ( 10.2.1.L3 )
Alcohol dependency ( 10.1.1.L1 )
Alternative and complementary medicine ( 10.3.0.L1 )
Alzheimer's Disease / Jersey Alzheimer's Association( 10.2.57. )
Ankylosing Spondylitis Society ( 10.2.33. )
Arthritis ( 10.2.19. )
Autism Jersey [10.2.90]
Blood donation ( 10.6.0.L1 )
Bone marrow donations ( 10.2.34.L1 )
Bone scanning ( 10.6.9.L2 )
Breast Clinic ( 10.2.34.L2 )
Cancer Screening for Women ( 10.6.9.L1 )
Cancer, assistance local organisations ( 10.2.34. )
Causeway Association - Hostel for mothers and babies ( 10.4.12. )
Channel Islands Dental Plan ( 10.7.4.L6 )
Chemists / Pharmacists ( 10.6.5. )
Children in hospital ( 10.6.7.L2 )
Children's Health and Child Immunisations ( 10.8.2.L1 )
Chiropody - Health service provision ( 10.8.7. )
Chiropody - private ( 10.7.10. )
Chiropractice ( 10.7.12. )
CJD - Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease ( 10.2.86. )
Colostomy and Ileostomy ( 10.2.42. )
Community Network Team (learning difficulties) ( 10.0.0.L7 )
Community Occupational Therapy Services ( 10.6.7.L12 )
Community psychiatric nursing services ( 10.5.5.L3 )
Contact a Family - Rare conditions and diseases ( 10.2.84. )
Continence/Continence Clinic( 10.2.45. )
Contraception ( 10.4.2. )
Day Surgery Unit - General Hospital ( 10.6.7.L9 )
Deafness and hard of hearing ( 10.2.8. )
Dental Department ( 10.6.4. )
Dental Hygienists ( 10.7.4.L10 )
Department of Health and Social Services - Addresses ( 10.0.0.L9 )
Depressives Groups - not local ( 10.5.4.L2 )
Diabetes ( 10.2.23. )
DIPS - disabled swimming ( 10.2.6.L1 )
Doctors (in practice order) ( 10.7.3.L3 )
Down's syndrome ( 10.2.29. )
Drug and solvent abuse-where to get help and information ( 10.1.2. )
Dyslexia Jersey ( 10.2.11. )
Dystonia support group ( 10.2.75. )
Eating disorders ( 10.2.68. )
Eczema ( 10.2.51. )
Employment for people with special needs - Workwise ( 10.2.0.L4 )
Environmental Health Department - all matters ( 10.8.1.L5 )
Epilepsy ( 10.2.22. )
Family Nursing & Home Care Services / Health Visitors / District Nurses ( 10.8.1.L2 )
Funding dental treatment in Jersey ( 10.7.4.L2 )
Gambling Addiction- support groups ( 10.1.4. )
General Practitioners Services (10.6.7.L1)
Gervaise Le Gros Resource Centre ( 10.8.2.L4 )
Haemophilia ( 10.2.35. )
Headway - Brain Injuries Association (Jersey) ( 10.2.82. )
Health visitors / clinics ( 10.8.2.L3 )
Heart ( 10.2.40. )
Homeopathy ( 10.3.3. )
Hospital Car Service ( 10.6.8.L4 )
Hospital League of Friends ( 10.6.8.L2 )
Huntington's Disease ( 10.2.83. )
Hypnotherapy ( 10.3.4. )
Infertility problems 10.4.20
Interpreters in hospital ( 10.6.7.L7 )
ISSUE and Friends of ISSUE (Fertility support) ( 10.4.70.L3 )
Jersey Association for Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus( 10.2.31. )
Jersey Asthma Society ( 10.2.18. )
Jersey Dental Fitness Scheme for 11 to 21 year olds ( 10.7.4.L5 )
Jersey Hyperbaric Treatment Centre (Recompression Chamber) ( 10.2.1.L6 )
Jersey Post (call and check) 10.2.38.L2
Jersey Society for the Disabled ( 10.2.6.L2 )
Kidney patients ( 10.2.41. )
Leisure services for people with learning difficulties ( 10.2.6.L8 )
Lymphoedema ( 10.2.48. )
Maternity care ( 10.4.40. )
Meals on Wheels and Private meal delivery service ( 10.8.6. )
Medic Alert ( 10.6.8.L1 )
Medical bills - Oddfellows Society ( 10.7.2.L1 )
Medical negligence - Medical accidents ( 10.7.0. )
Medical Officer of Health ( 10.8. )
Mencap ( 10.2.80.L1 )
Meningitis ( 10.2.85. )
Migraine ( 10.2.16. )
Mind Jersey ( 10.5.4.L3 )
Miscarriage / Stillbirth / Premature baby support group ( 10.4.35. )
Motor Neurone Disease ( 10.2.81. )
Multiple Sclerosis Society ( 10.2.38. )
Muscular Dystrophy ( 10.2.47. )
Myalgic Encephalomylitis (ME) ( 10.2.78. )
Narcotics Anonymous ( 10.1.2.L3 )
National Childbirth Trust ( 10.4.70.L2 )
Needle exchange scheme - Sharpsafe ( 10.1.2.L6 )
Neurosciences ( 10.6.7.L14 )
Nursing and Residential Homes - Nursing and Care Agencies ( 10.7.7.L3 )
Oakwell - home for phsysically handicapped children ( 10.2.5.L2 )
Occupational therapy for people with learning difficulties ( 10.2.80.L2 )
Opticians - Complaints. Assistance towards cost of spectacles. ( 10.7.6. )
Osteopaths ( 10.7.8. )
Oxygen Supplies ( 10.2.1.L5 )
Oxygen Therapy Centre ( 10.2.38.L1 )
Pain Control Clinic ( 10.6.7.L16 )
Parkinson's Disease ( 10.2.37. )
Patient transport to UK and Guernsey hospitals ( 10.6.7.L3 )
People with disabilities ( 10.2.0.L3 )
Phobias and tranquillizer withdrawal ( 10.2.13. )
Physiotherapists ( 10.7.11. )
Post Natal Depression Support ( 10.4.50. )
Post-trauma Stress Disorder ( 10.5.5.L2 )
Prescription Charges ( 10.6.2. )
Private counselling services ( 10.5.5.L4 )
Prostate problems ( 10.2.74. )
Provision of special dietary / medical products ( 10.2.1.L9 )
Psoriasis Association ( 10.2.51.L1 )
Psychology / Psychotherapy service ( 10.5.5.L1 )
Public Health Service - services on offer ( 10.0.0.L4 )
Raynaud's Disease ( 10.2.77. )
Reflexology ( 10.3.0.L6 )
Reiki - energy healers ( 10.3.0.L8 )
Residential opportunities for people with learning difficulties ( 10.2.5.L1 )
Residents and Non-Residents Eligibility for Access to Health and Social Care and Treatment ( 10.6.7.L4 )
Saneline ( 10.5.4.L1 )
Scoliosis ( 10.2.50. )
SCOPE ( 10.2.30. )
Sexual Health Services ( 10.6.7.L1a )
Sight impaired organisations ( 10.2.7. )
Single Point of Referral for (Spor) for Adult Services ( 10.6.10. )
Smoking ( 10.1.3. )
Speech and language therapy ( 10.2.10. )
St. Johns Ambulance - first aid courses ( 10.8.4. )
Strokes ( 10.2.73. )
Triumph Over Phobia (10.4.4)
Wheelchair - Loan, purchase and rental ( 10.2.1.L4 )
Wheelchair accessible holidays ( 10.2.0.L6 )
Women's Health( 10.8.2.L2 )
Words and Numbers Matters (10.8.3)
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LOCAL INFORMATION

10.2.34
Cancer, assistance  local organisations

Extent: Jersey
Updated: 19 September 2016
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General advice and support on all aspects of cancer

General Hospital Oncology Team - Tel: 442000

CLIC Sargent

E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Website: http://www.clicsargentjersey.org.je/

Telephone: 07829 835886

Cancer Research UK

Chairman - Mr R Christensen Tel: 500420 E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Charity Shop - 14-16 Burrard Street, Tel: 721458 Opening hours: 9am to 4pm Monday to Saturday

Website: http://www.cancerresearchukjersey.org/

Macmillan Cancer Support Jersey

Macmillan Cancer Support Jersey provides high quality, up to date cancer information and support for cancer patients, their families and carers.  We offer a quiet, confidential and welcoming environment where people can either make an appointment or “drop in” and access our free services.

The Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Centre is open weekdays 10am-4pm.  Located

At Suite 2.13, The Lido Medical Centre, St Saviour’s Road, just in front of the Hotel de France.  There is disabled access, free parking and serviced by the No 21 bus from Liberation Station.

Freephone 0800 735 0275.  www.macmillanjersey.com

Lauren Perchard-Rees, (BSc Hons, PgDip) Cancer Information and Support Specialist offers:-

Information, support and practical advice

An opportunity to ask questions about cancer, its treatments and side effects

A comprehensive range of literature, CD’s and DVD’s

An invitation to discuss radiotherapy treatment in the UK

Details of other local and national organisations and services

Teresa Hughes (Adv.Dip.Counselling, BACP) Support Worker and Counsellor offers:-

Emotional Support, counselling and bereavement therapy

Help to make sense of your feelings and worries

Encouragement to cope with the uncertainties that cancer may bring

Help so that people can live their lives in a more satisfying and resourceful way

We also offer a Prostate Cancer Support Group and a Gynae Cancer Support Group which meet monthly at The Willows Day Centre.   and on the last Thursday of every month we hold a coffee morning at our Cancer Information and Support Centre which are informal and offer an opportunity to find out more about what support is available to patients, their families and carers, also health and social care professionals.

Please go to our website www.macmillanjersey.com for more information

Jersey Cancer Relief - To help those who are anxious about the financial cost of cancer.

Contact details:-

The Jersey Cancer Relief Centre
35 Burrard Street
St Helier
Jersey
JE2 4WS

Tel 618148
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www.jerseycancerrelief.org

 

Patients will be visited and assessed. Financial assistance is available when needed. The charity helps patients and their families with a variety of costs, including doctor's bills, medicines and dressings, heating bills, subscriptions to Family Nursing & Home Care and travel to the UK for treatment. In some cases this can include the cost of a relative travelling as support for the patient.

Jersey Hospice Care

Clarkson House,
Mont Cochon
St Helier

Tel: 876555

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Website: http://www.jerseyhospicecare.com/

The Hospice provides specialist nursing care for patients with Cancer and Motor Neurone Disease, incorporating pain and symptom control, counselling, terminal care and family support. This package includes Home Care, Day Hospice, In-Patient Care and Bereavement Support. Funded entirely by the voluntary contributions and legacies.

Jersey Hospice Care have extended and improved their Bereavement Service and now feel able to offer this service to include the wider island community. See 8.45.16

Jersey Association of Cancer Nurses

An association for nurses who treat cancer patients to improve information, education and support for staff involved in treatment.

Also aim to develop a resource centre for nurses. Tel 789950

Website: https://www.facebook.com/Jersey-Association-of-Cancer-Nurses-978038455553085/

After Breast Cancer - Support Group, Jersey

The Oasis Macmillan Jersey

The Lido Medical Centre

Hotel de France

St Saviours Rd, JE2 7LA

Information Line 07797814522
Web site: http://www.afterbreastcancer.org.je/
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