‘The Cancer Wellbeing Centre at Colchester Hospital provides vital support and information to anyone affected by cancer. Whether a patient family member or carer we are here to help.
The centre offers a non-clinical and relaxing environment in a tranquil lakeside setting. The building was funded entirely by community donations to Colchester and Ipswich Hospitals Charity’s Cancer Campaign.
The services provided by the centre include:
- specialist information and advice
- counselling services
- complementary therapies
- physical activity services
- hair and skincare advice
- dietary advice
- practical support
- benefits advice and signposting
- a venue for self help and support groups’