Sandwell's Cancer, Older People and Advocacy Project

Address details
Organisation Sandwell Advocacy
Address 28 Wood Street
DY4 9BQ
Tipton
Contact details
Email sandwelladvocacy@btconnect.com
Phone 0121 520 8070
Website https://www.sandwelladvocacy.org
Opening hours Monday to Friday 9 am - 5 pm
Accessibility details Service only available for residents of Sandwell.

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.

Service details
Categories Advocacy, Advice and guidance, Outreach, Carers support
Staff Qualifications All our advocacy practitioners have or are working towards the professional National Advocacy Qualification
Gender both
Last updated: Jan 31, 2019 15:34
Services focused on particular beneficiaries do not imply that they are offered exclusively to these persons only.