Caring for someone with cancer can affect you emotionally, physically and financially.

Macmillan Cancer Support and Marie Curie both have a wealth of information to help carers of those with cancer including practical information and support.

Cancer support groups in Dorset

There are several support groups in Dorset for those affected by cancer and their carers including:

Communities Against Cancer: Weymouth and Portland

Communities Against Cancer is a project aimed at raising awareness of cancer and help communities understand more about risks, prevention and symptoms. They operate in Weymouth and Portland.

For more information and to apply for a grant please contact Claire Vincent, Project Coordinator, ‘Communities against Cancer’ 07801 379671.