The Hamar Support and Information Centre

The Hamar Support and Information Centre is well worth a visit.  It is located in the hospital grounds and open Monday to Thursday 9.00am – 5.00pm and  Friday 9.00am – 4.30pm
Tel: 01743 261035
It provides support and counseling, alternative therapies and general information to people with cancer and other serious illnesses.  It also has a garden to relax in should you have some time to spare before or after treatment.
Support includes
Individual counselling with trained counsellors who can offer a range of different expertise and approaches to helping
Working in a group
Relaxation and self-care/life skills
Art and creativity
Individual supportive therapies
Touch Therapy

We have a range of booklets, leaflets and files of information. This may be useful for helping people understand more about  cancer and different treatments and about some other illnesses, other services available and people who can help, how to access and make best use of them, holiday insurance advice and so on.  A computer is also available to access information from the internet .