Getting Help - some of the many resources that are available

Videos

Prostate Cancer UK has produced some short videos about different types of support, knowledge and information for men with prostate cancer. We list a selection below for you to look at.

Keep Healthy: with Focus on Food

Keep Reaching Out: with Black Health Initiative

Keep Fit: in the Gym

Keep Talking: Men and Maggie's

Keep Fit: with Prostate Cancer UK and Age UK

Joining a Support Group

A Canadian TV channel filmed a report on the Medical Detection Dogs at Great Horwood. This included an interview with our Treasurer, David Tomlinson, and some scenes were shot at one of our regular meetings. Click the button below to see the report (Parts 1 and 3 are most relevant to our group):

A Woman's Guide to Prostate Cancer

                   

This useful guide was recently launched by Tackle. You can access it

Expenses claim for MKPCS

Click          to download a claims form if you wish to claim for expenses that you may have incurred in connection with our work. Note that if you are not a committee member you must first obtain authorisation from the committee.

Links

 

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Prostate Cancer UK

www.prostatecanceruk.org
Helpline: 0800 074 8383

Address: Prostate Cancer UK, Fourth floor, The Counting House, 53 Tooley Street, London SE1 2QN

Prostate Cancer UK produce an excellent set of leaflets. Ask them to send you their ‘Tool Kit', which includes the leaflets. 

 

Prostate Cancer Federation (Tackle)
www.tackleprostate.org

Tel: 0207 228 5952   01243 527650

Email: info@tackleprostate.org

 

Macmillan Cancer Support

www.macmillan.org.uk

Freeline: 0808 8080000

Address: 89 Albert Embankment,London,SE1 7UQ

 

Cancer Black Care

www.cancerblackcare.org.uk

The UK's leading support service for black and minority ethnic communities,

 

The Prostate Centre

32 Wimpole Street, London W1G 8GT
Tel: 020 7935 9720

info@theprostatecentre.com

A private clinic dedicated to the diagnosis and management of all prostate problems. 

 

Travel Insurance Companies that some Prostate Cancer Patients have found useful (not an exhaustive list)

www.world-first.co.uk/

Tell: 0345 90 80 161

www.allcleartravel.co.uk/

Tell: 0845 250 5350

www.insurewith.com

Tel: 020 3829 3875

 

The Continence Foundation

www.continence-foundation.org.uk

 

The Impotence Association

www.impotence.org.uk

Helpline: 0207 486 7762

 

Orchid National Male Cancer Helpline

helpline@orchid-cancer.org.uk

www.orchid-cancer.org.uk

Tel: 0808 802 0010

 

Cancer Research UK

www.cancerresearchuk.org

Tel: 020 72420200 switchboard 

Tel: 0300 1231022 support services

Nurse: 0808 800 4040

 

Lorraine E.K. Grover
Therapist in Sexual Wellbeing

www.lorrainegrover.com

Tel: 01494 670 181

Healthwatch Milton Keynes
Helps improve local health an social care services an make sure they work for you.

www.healthwatchmiltonkeynes.co.uk

Tel: 01908 698800

Maggie's Centres

A place for help with any of the problems small or large associated with cancer for both sufferers and partners/carers.

www.maggiescentres.org

 

Nutrition and cancer

Nutrition Resource

www.nutritionist-resource.org.uk/articles/cancer.html

 

Others

www.prostate-project.org.uk

Patient support group in Surrey linked to Royal Surrey, Frimley Park Hospitals, St. Luke's cancer centre and research in University of Surrey

 

www.prostate-link.org.uk

Provides quality-assesed links to information on prostate cancer

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