Macmillan Cancer Information Centres
We have three Macmillan Information Centres which are located
There is also an information point at Chester Le
Street Community Hospital.
Our friendly trained staff and volunteers can help you to get
the information and support you need, when you need it. We
know that coping with cancer is tough but we'll try to make coping
with it a little easier.
Each of our centres offers a confidential, drop-in service and
we have quiet, comfortable rooms if you would like to talk to
someone in private.
We are here for you if you need to talk things through with
someone, and can provide information and advice about a wide range
of issues including:
We also offer a headwear service and bra clinics at:
Anyone affected by cancer, or interested knowing more about it
can visit or telephone us. We can also help you to search for
information on the internet or refer you to other services.
Our centres are usually open between 10am to 4pm, however there
may be occasions when the centres are closed. If you are making a
special visit, please ring in advance to check. A volunteer
is at Chester Le Street Community Hospital Macmillan Information
point on alternate Tuesday mornings.
Cockton Hill Road, Bishop Auckland, DL14 6AD
Telephone 01388 455230
Hollyhurst Road, Darlington, DL3 6HX
Telephone 01325 743008
Le Street Community Hospital (Information Point)
Front Street, Chester le Street, DH3 3AT
Telephone 0191 387 6303
Shotley Bridge Community
Hospital (Information Point)
Consett, DH8 0NB
Telephone 01207 594660
University Hospital of
North Road, Durham, DH1 5TW
Telephone 0191 333 2825
Our email address is firstname.lastname@example.org
'As I was very, very nervous, I must have been the worst patient
ever and they were brilliant with me and I can't thank them enough
- could you please pass on my sincere thanks.'
Patient, Hysteroscopy Unit, Chester-le-Street Community