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Learning difficulties and dementia

If you have learning difficulties, a 'hospital passport' will help those who are looking after you to know what extra help you may need, and what is important to you. You can download the template, which you then fill in with your own details, from here.

If you have dementia, a similar tool can be downloaded from here.

The Bournemouth after cancer survivorship programme

A free, personalised programme of health, fitness and wellbeing experiences aimed at improving your potential to live well and be active.

https://www.bhliveactive.org.uk/health/

BACSUP Case Study

Tel: 01202 436 882

Living well active

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Improve your potential to live active and well with and beyond cancer.

Tel: 01202 426 588

https://www.livingwellactive.org/

Bournemouth cancer support centre

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Your local cancer support centre offering free, non-clinical support to anyone affected by a diagnosis or cancer. We offer befriending, counselling, aromatherapy, reflexology and information services.

Tel: 01202 315 824

http://www.wessexcancer.org.uk

Look good feel better

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Look good feel better provides a two hour free of charge workshop to help women and teenagers dealing with the visible side-effects of cancer treatment, to help regain a sense of control and normality. Held at the Royal Bournemouth Hospital.

Tel: 01202 705198

https://www.lookgoodfeelbetter.co.uk/support-advice/group-session/

Also - LookGoodFeelBetter support for men provides advice about skin and hair care as well as looking after your body and mind.

http://www.lookgoodfeelbetterformen.org/

My health, my way

A free service provided by the NHS in Dorset to help you to manage your life with a health condition and to promote your wellbeing.

http://www.myhealthdorset.org.uk

Tel: 0303 303 0153

BHLive

A personalised programme of health, fitness and wellbeing experiences aimed at improving your potential to live well and be active.

https://bhliveactive.org.uk/health/

Macmillan cancer support

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Provides information and support, an online community, and much more, for anyone affected by cancer.

https://www.macmillan.org.uk

Cancer Research UK

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For information on cancer, research into cancer causes and treatments, and much more.

http://www.cancerresearchuk.org