Being diagnosed with secondary breast cancer and coping with treatment plans can put pressure on not only your physical health but also your mental health and wellbeing.
As part of our support programme, Make 2nds Count signposts useful resources and support designed to help patients’ wellbeing – whether through nutrition, fitness, complementary treatments or mindfulness.
Here’s some of our partners and useful resources designed to help those living with secondary breast cancer.
|Maggies Centre||Find a Centre near you||Maggies Centre|
|Maggies Support Group||Find a Support Group||Support Group|
|Macmillan Cancer Support||Financial Support||Financial Support|
|Macmillan Cancer Support||Benefit Help & Explanation||Benefit Help|
|Breast Cancer Now Support Group||Find a Support Group||Support Group|
|Yes to Life||Integrative resources|
|ABCDiagnosis||Treatment Support||Treatment Support|
|Breast Cancer Haven||Various Support Options||Support Information|
Make 2nds Counts is raising funding to host regular meet-ups focused on wellbeing. Bringing together patients for peer-to-peer support the meet-up is a chance to learn about or even try something new to help your wellbeing and support a better quality of life. From yoga classes, fitness for fun and dietary experts each meet-up will give patients access to expert advice focused on a specific area of support
LAUNCH POSTPONED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS
The side of effects of treatment plans particularly chemotherapy are well documented. There are lots of products available to help alleviate some of the side effects and help with positive wellbeing.
We’ve partnered with Little Lifts to provide ‘comfort boxes’ full of specially selected items to help those living with secondary breast cancer.