Macmillan Cancer Support

Macmillan Cancer Support

Charity information

Macmillan Cancer Support

Macmillan’s ambition is to reach and improve the lives of everyone living with cancer. No matter who they are, what part of the country they live in, or what type of cancer they have.

Founded 1911

  • Mission statement

    Cancer is the toughest fight most of us will ever face. But you don’t have to go through it alone. The Macmillan team is with you every step of the way.

    We are the nurses and therapists helping you through treatment. The experts on the end of the phone. The advisers telling you which benefits you’re entitled to. The volunteers giving you a hand with the everyday things. The campaigners improving cancer care. The fundraisers who make it all possible.

    Together, we are Macmillan Cancer Support.

  • Aims

    Macmillan Cancer Support aims to:

    • We want to reach and improve the lives of everyone living with cancer and to inspire millions of others to do the same.
    • We want to reach everyone affected by cancer in more relevant and personalised ways throughout the whole cancer journey.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1911

    Registered Charity Number: 261017

    Board members: 17

    Full time staff: 1024

    Part time staff: 181

    Volunteers: 15000

    Phone number: 020 7840 4663

    Address: 89 Albert Embankment London SE1 7UQ

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
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