Tameside and Glossop Macmillan Information and Support Service. Temporary changes to opening tim


We are making some temporary changes to our opening times from 13th august to 28th August.

Only the Macmillan Information and Support service is affected All other services & appointments at the Tameside Macmillan Unit will continue as normal.

If you are concerned about your appointment at the Tameside Macmillan unit please call the units main reception on

0161 922 5640.

Our Benefits Advice, Complementary Therapy, Emotional Support & Support at home appointments & drop in services are not affected & will continue as normal.

We are open

9:00am to 4:00pm Monday 13th August

9:00am to 4:00pm Tuesday 14th August

9:00am to 3:00pm Wednesday 15th August

We are closed from

Thursday 16th August to Sunday 19th August

we are open

9:00am to 4:00pm Monday 20th August

9:00am to 4:00pm Tuesday 21st August

9:00am to 3:00pm Wednesday 22nd August

We are closed from Thursday 23rd August to Monday 27th August

Opening / Closing hours return to normal from Tuesday 28th August. Open from 9:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday

we operate a drop in service, no appointment needed.

However please contact us if you are making a special journey, to ensure someone is available to see you.

if you need assistance when we are closed your can contact the Macmillan Support Line 0808 808 0000

if you need help with a pain management or health concern please contact your specialist nurse, community Macmillan nurse, district nurse or GP

Macmillan Cancer Support - Online Community

If your facing cancer, or love someone who is, there may be times when you need to talk about things or just hear from those who have been there.

Macmillan cancer Supports online community has people who understand how you feel, because they`re facing cancer too.

It`s safe and always open online

To speak to someone who understands go to community.macmillan.org.uk


Tameside and Glossop

Macmillan information and support service

Tameside Macmillan Unit

Tameside Hospital, Fountain Street

Ashton-under-Lyne OL6 9RW

Email Macmillan.info@tgh.nhs.uk

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.