Help with benefits for people affected by cancer
Benefits advice when living with cancer
Living with cancer can cost a great deal of money. There is help available to meet those costs. We offer free and confidential benefit advice to increase your income. We can help with
- filling in forms
- applying for grants
- representation at appeals
- claiming the correct benefit.
Patient Information Centre, Royal infirmary
Thursday 10am to1pm. To make an appointment call on 0131 242 7660
Ward 1, Western General
Monthly drop in every
- first and third Wednesday from 2pm to 4pm
- second and fourth Wednesday 10am to 12pm.
The Cancer Information and Support Centre
Wester Hailes Healthy Living Centre
30 Harvesters Way
Tuesday 10am to 1pm. To make an appointment call on 0131 453 9400.
Accessible ways to get in touch
If your first language is not English or if you have difficulty with your hearing or speech let us know about this when you contact us so that we can give you the advice you need in a way that is suitable to your needs.
Cancer Support Direct national helpline 0808 808 0000