New Macmillan Information Service at the Royal Hospitals

20/05/2010

A new Macmillan Information Service has recently opened on Level 2 of the Royal Victoria Hospital.

The service aims to ensure that people affected by cancer have access to high quality, accurate and timely information and support.

A new Macmillan Information Service has recently opened on Level 2 of the Royal Victoria Hospital.

The service aims to ensure that people affected by cancer have access to high quality, accurate and timely information and support. All patients, their relatives and carers throughout Northern Ireland can use the service.

Providing a comfortable, non-clinical environment where staff are on hand to offer free confidential benefits and financial advice as well as signposting to other local and regional services. The area also includes the information zone where you can find a range of resources including booklets, leaflets, cds and dvds.

Opening Hours

The service offers a drop-in facility on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am to 12.30pm with no appointments needed.

Enquiries by telephone and email are also welcome.

Contact details
Angela Small, Macmillan Information Service Manager.
Tel: 028 9063 0022
Email: cancerinfo.royal@belfasttrust.hscni.net  

Other Macmillan Information Services in the Trust

Macmillan also provides a support and information centre on the Belfast City hospital site:

Macmillan Support & Information Centre at Belfast City Hospital
77-81 Lisburn Road, Belfast
Tel: 028 9069 9201 / 028 9069 9202
Email: cancerinfo@belfasttrust.hscni.net