Being There provides emotional support to people with cancer and other life-limiting illness such as Strokes, heart and respiratory conditions, motor neuron disease as well as carers and families.
Providing emotional support and practical assistance to people living with cancer and other life threatening or life limiting illnesses, their carers and families. Our services are delivered by well-trained volunteers from the communities they serve managed and supported by professional staff.
The type of support is tailored to the needs of the individual but could include befriending, emotional support, help with shopping, support for hospital appointments and treatments and regular social activities and trips out.
Being There aims to:
- To support people living with cancer and other life-limiting illness such as strokes, heart disease, respiratory disease, motor neuron disease as well as carers and family members.
Established: April 1982
Registered Charity Number: 1016053
Board members: 8
Full time staff: 4
Part time staff: 4
Phone number: 0845 123 23 29
Address: CALLplusPO Box 59Stockport SK7 1ZDView charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
CALL PLUSWe currently offer our support services in four of the ten boroughs of Greater Manchester ... More