Temporary changes to our opening days & times


    We are making some temporary changes to our opening days from Friday 20th December 2019 to 7th January 2020.

    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.

    We are closed on Friday the 20th December

    We are open Monday the 23rd December from 09:00am to 04:00pm

    We are closed from Tuesday the 24th December to Monday 30th December

    We are open Tuesday the 31st December from 09:00 am to 04:00pm

    we are closed from Wednesday 1st January to 7th January

    from Wednesday 8th January 2020 We return to normal opening

    9:00am to 4:00pm weekdays.

    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

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

    0161 922 5640

    Macmillan Cancer Support National Helpline

    Macmillan Cancer Supports National helpline available 7 days a week 365 days a year to listen help & support

    Call on 0808 808 00 00 8am - 8pm).

    The Macmillan Support Line, staffed by trained experts, offers people with cancer and their loved ones practical, clinical, financial and emotional support.

    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.