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Local help for those affected by Cancer

THE MACMILLAN READYCALL SERVICE

 
Can we help you?
 
The Macmillan Readycall Service offers befriending and support for people who need a helping hand. Assisted by trained volunteers, we provide practical help for people affected by cancer, Including carers and families. Could you do with a bit of extra support to enable you to enjoy the things that matter most to you? Our aim is to offer support for you as an individual. Perhaps you would value a cuppa and a chat, or you may need some help with shopping. Could someone assist with small practical tasks or do you need help walking the dog? Activities could be tailored to your needs or interests. All our volunteers have had criminal record checks. Confidentiality is respected.
 
Can you help us?
 
Have you got some time to give? Join our team of volunteers. There are lots of different ways you can be involved. All volunteers receive on-going support from our team, including training and expenses. Who we are The service is a partnership between Readycall and Macmillan Cancer Support. Readycall is run by the Volunteer Centre Derbyshire Dales and provides befriending and practical support. It helps people who may be isolated or vulnerable or people with a disability to continue to live independently. With assistance from Macmillan this service has been extended to support people, their families or carers who may be affected by cancer. Macmillan is the UK’s leading cancer care charity. Macmillan funds services, providing practical, medical and financial support for people affected by cancer.
 
The Macmillan Readycall Service aims to help people affected by cancer to maintain their quality of life. Give us a call to discuss what sort of help would be most useful to you. We would also like to hear from anyone interested in volunteering for the service.
The service is free and available to people across the southern area of the Derbyshire Dales.
 
The MacmillanReadycall Service - we can help:
Contact us
 
Wendy Bullar:
Macmillan Readycall Coordinator
wendy@vcdd.org.uk
 
Polly Yates:
Readycall Coordinator
polly@vcdd.org.uk
 
Penny Smith:
Readycall Coordinator
penny@vcdd.org.uk
 
We’re based at the: Volunteer Centre Derbyshire Dales Ashbourne Business Centre, Dig Street, Ashbourne, DE6 1GF
 
The Macmillan Readycall Service aims to help people affected by cancer to maintain their quality of life. Give us a call to discuss what sort of help would be most useful to you. We would also like to hear from anyone interested in volunteering for the service.
The service is free and available to people across the southern area of the Derbyshire Dales.
 
The Macmillan Readycall Service - 01335 348600
 
Macmillan Cancer Support, registered charity in England and Wales
(261017), Scotland (SC039907) and the Isle of Man (604).
Volunteer Centre Derbyshire Dales registered charity no: 1098937.
Company number: 4571397.
 
Affected by cancer? We cover all areas around Hartington. Wirksworth, Brailsford, Matlock, Sudbury, Derby and Ashbourne
 
If you need to speak to someone and we’re not available, call the Macmillan Support Line free on 0808 808 00 00 or visit macmillan.org.uk