Sandwell's Cancer, Older People and Advocacy Project
28 Wood Street
Providing one to one support, help and advocacy for anyone over 50 who is affected by cancer. Supporting older people affected by cancer to make sure that healthcare professionals, social services, benefits and other agencies understand and respect their wishes. We aim to support older people affected by cancer to make informed choices and decisions about treatment and care. Recruiting and training a team of volunteer Peer Advocates who are also over 50 and have personal experience of cancer to support others through their cancer journey.
|Categories||Advocacy, Advice and guidance, Outreach, Carers support|
|Staff Qualifications||All our advocacy practitioners have or are working towards the professional National Advocacy Qualification|