An exciting new volunteer-led project, in partnership with The Rowans Hospice, designed to help people affected by cancer get on with their lives.
It will be for people who are directly affected by cancer, and could also be for a relative, carer or friend of someone with cancer. Initially this service is being offered to those with GPs in the following areas: Havant, Hayling Island, Emsworth, Waterlooville, Denmead and Cowplain.
Following an assessment visit from staff at The Rowans Hospice, the person referred for visitor support will be carefully matched with a specially trained volunteer in order to provide them with the service they need.
Yes - there are certain tasks that our volunteers are not legally insured or trained to carry out. These are
Macmillan Cancer Support is working with The Rowans Hospice to bring Macmillan Solutions to life in this part of Hampshire. This is a pilot project and although the service will not yet be available to everyone, we hope to extend it in the future so that even more people affected by cancer can benefit.
Please phone 023 9223 8545 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like further details. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer for this project, please contact Pauline Wallace, Macmillan Solutions Project Worker 023 9223 8545 or email email@example.com.