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A Head and Neck cancer diagnosis, whether it is you or some one close to you who receives it, can be devastating.

This section of our website aims to provide you with information to help and support you in dealing with this life-changing event in the best way possible.

We’ve designed it to help you understand what support is available for you. And, we hope it can help you whether you are living with a Head and Neck cancer diagnosis or are caring for someone with one.

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Places where patients, carers and family members can go for support and to meet like-minded people when it comes to discussing Head and Neck cancers.

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When people are facing a cancer diagnosis and undergoing treatment it can be a long and difficult journey. The focus is usually on fixing and healing the body but a stressful time like this can be hard on mental health and put a real strain on people’s relationships.

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A cancer diagnosis can change your financial situation. It may mean you need to stop working, or work less. It can also mean spending more money on things like hospital parking. But depending on your situation, you may be able to get benefits or other financial support.

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Further information on the support available if your loved one dies because of a Head and Neck cancer diagnosis.

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