Cancer Prevention and Support
The SHSCT is a member of the Armagh, Banbridge, Craigavon Community Planning partnership and included in this plan is the theme of Cancer Prevention and Early Detection. As part of this a Be Cancer Aware group has been established and recently Cancer Focus delivered ‘Care in the Sun’ training for support workers and health and wellbeing champions in statutory or community and voluntary organisations.
Macmillan Health & Wellbeing Service
The Macmillan Health and Wellbeing Service aims to support people and families affected by cancer to access information and services in support of their recovery, health and wellbeing following cancer treatment.
We work as a partnership between Macmillan Cancer Support and the Southern Trust, providing a range of information services, support and activities including
- Macmillan Information Centre
- Macmillan Move More Programme
- Macmillan Community Helpers Scheme
- Macmillan/Cruse Bereavement Service
- Macmillan/CAB Benefits Advice Service