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Support and Information for Gynaecological Cancer Patients

The FOCUS Cancer Information and Support Centre
is based at Cheltenham General Hospital, in the
Oncology Centre
Opening times: Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Tel: 0300 422 4414


Maggie’s Centre is situated on College Baths Road next
door to the old College Baths, behind the Fire Station in
Cheltenham. The centre provides information, benefits
advice, psychological support (both individually and in
groups), courses and stress reducing strategies.
Website: maggiescentres.org
Tel: 01242 250 611
Centre manager: Jane Fide
Email: jane.fide@maggiescentres.org
Opening times: Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm


Health Information Room at Gloucestershire Royal
Hospital is situated just off the main reception area in the
atrium. There are information stands in the corridor if
there is no one in the room.

 

VACO
Vulva Awareness Campaign Organisation.
Help, support and friendly advice
Email: vacouk@yahoo.com
Website: www.vaco.co.uk

 

Macmillan Cancer Support
Information and emotional support for people living with
cancer.
Macmillan Cancer: 0808 808 00 00
Email: cancerline@macmillan.org.uk
Website:www.macmillan.org.uk


Ovacome
A national support group for all those concerned with
ovarian cancer.
PO Box 6294
London
W1A 7WJ
Tel: 0845 371 0554
Email: support@ovacome.org.uk
Website: www.ovacome.org.uk


Ovarian Cancer Action
8 – 12 Camden High Street
London
NW1 0JH
Tel: 0207 380 1730
Website: www.ovarian.org.uk
Target Ovarian Cancer
30 Angel Gate
London
EC1V 2PT
Tel: 020 7923 5470
Fax: 020 7923 5471
Email: info@targetovarian.org.uk
Website: www.targetovarian.org.uk


Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust
A charity dedicated to women with cervical cancer.
CAN Mezzanine
41 – 51 East Road
London
N1 6AH
Helpline Tel: 0808 802 8000
Email: info@jostrust.org.uk
Website: www.jostrust.co.uk


The Daisy Network
Premature Menopause support group that offers advice,
information and support for women throughout the UK.
PO Box 183
Rossendale
Lancashire
BB4 6WZ
Email: daisy@daisynetwork.org.uk
Website: www.daisynetwork.org.uk


Women’s Health Concern
4 – 6 Eton Place
Marlow
Buckinghamshire
SL7 2QA
CL7 2QA
Tel: 01628 890 199
Includes information on menopause and HRT.
Website: womens-health-concern.org