Macmillan Telephone Buddies

If you need to talk, we're here to listen. With a weekly call from one of our trained Telephone Buddies, you don't have to face cancer alone

If you have symptoms your GP wants to hear from you

Worried about bothering your GP if they are busy? If you've got symptoms that you're worried about, your GP wants to hear from you. Give them a call today. #BeClearOnCancer #HelpUsHelpYou

Get NHS help online

The #HealthAtHome hub makes it easier to get NHS help online. Visit for access to a wide range of services including: -contacting your GP -ordering repeat prescriptions -managing long-term conditions The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak means you should only leave your home if it's essential, but it's still easy to get NHS help using your smartphone, tablet or computer. This page has information to help you: contact your GP order repeat prescriptions manage long-term conditions maintain your mental and physical wellbeing If you need an NHS service, try to do it online first. If you cannot get what you need this way or do not have internet access, try asking a frie

Contact your GP with any concerning health symptoms

While people’s minds are on coronavirus, it’s important to still contact your GP for advice on any concerning health symptoms. Find your GP:… #StayAtHomeGM#StayHomeStayWell

There`s never been a better time to quit

Smokers are at higher risk of developing viral pneumonia from COVID-19. If you smoke & are worried then now is a good time to think about stopping. Visit Call the GM smokefree helpline on 0300 123 1044. #StayHomeStayWell#QuitForCovid#YouCanGM

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Tameside and Glossop

Macmillan information and support service

Tameside Macmillan Unit

Tameside Hospital, Fountain Street

Ashton-under-Lyne OL6 9RW


Call 0161 922 5640

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Open Monday to Friday 9:00am to 4:00pm 

(Except Bank Holidays).

Drop-in service, no appointment needed. However please contact us first if you are making a special journey, to ensure someone is available to see you.