Support Groups

Support Groups:

Macmillan Online Community for Mesothelioma


 mesothelioma link

Asbestos Action Tayside (covering East of Scotland)

Asbestos Action Tayside
Caledonian House
Dundee DD1 4QB
01382 225715

Asbestos Awareness & Support Cymru

02920 363550

Asbestos Support West Midlands

138 Digbeth
B5 6DR
0121 678 8883

Bradford Asbestos Victims Support Group

Workers Health Advice Team
c/o Bradford Resource Centre
17-21 Chapel Street, Bradford BD1 3NU
01274 393949

Cheshire Asbestos Victims Support Group

3 Fryer Street
Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1ND
01928 576641

Clydebank Asbestos Group

8 Crown Avenue,
Radnor Park
G81 3BW
0141 951 1008

Cumbria Asbestos-Related Disease Support

c/o Barrow & District Disability Association
71-77 School Street
Cumbria LA14 1EJ

DAST (Derbyshire Asbestos Support Team)

34 Glumangate
Chesterfield S40 1TX
01246 380415

Greater Manchester Asbestos Victims Support Group

Windrush Millennium Centre,
Unit 2.5
70 Alexandra Road,
Moss Side
M16 7WD
0161 636 7555

Merseyside Asbestos Victims Support Group

3rd Floor
Oriel Chambers
14 Water Street,
L2 8TD
0151 236 1895

South Yorkshire Asbestos Victim Support Group

SARAG – South Yorkshire Asbestos Victims Support Group
Unit 37, Moorgate Crofts Business Centre
South Grove
S60 2DH
01709 360 672

Mesothelioma UK

The National Macmillan Mesothelioma Resource Centre
Provides impartial up-to-date information for patients diagnosed with Mesothelioma and their carers
0800 169 2409

Paul Redhead Asbestos Support & Awareness Group (PRASAG)

c/o 59 Eade Close
Newton Aycliffe
County Durham
01325 310133

Royal British Legion

The Royal British Legion provides financial, social and emotional support to millions who have served and are currently serving in the Armed Forces, and their dependants.
Information and support service available to all people affected by cancer

Veterans UK

0800 169 22 77

British Lung Foundation

Helpline: 08458 50 50 20

Cancer Research UK

0800 226 237


Cancerbackup is a national charity providing information and counselling for people with cancer, their families and friends.
0808 800 1234

Macmillan Cancer Relief

Supports and develops services providing specialist care for people with cancer.
Information Line: 0845 601 6161

Wessex Cancer Trust

02380 672200

OEDA (Occupational & Environmental Disease Association)

0208 360 6413

June Hancock Mesothelioma Research Fund

c/o Riverside East
2 Millsands
S3 8DT

Mick Knighton Mesothelioma Research Fund

c/o British Lung Foundation
Sir GB Hunter Memorial Hospital
The Green
Wallsend NE28 7PB
0191 263 7386

Asbestos in Schools Campaign

c/o Kriss Payne, Parliamentary Researcher to Annette Brooke MP
020 7219 8193 (Fax: 020 7219 1898)


Information for carers

Carers National Association
Information for carers, relatives and friends.
0808 808 7777
Benefits and claims
DSS Benefit Enquiry Line
General advice on Social Security Benefits
Help with completing claim forms
DSS Freephone for any enquiry
0800 88 2200