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Deaf Cancer Support Service

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Deaf Cancer Support Service

Deaf cancer support

Find out more or Make a referral

Email niki.johnson@selfhelp.org.uk

Text/Video Call: 07946 685086

This project has been funded by Macmillan. Deaf cancer support project is expanding and our service is for Nottingham/shire & Derby/shire, we offer:

My name is Niki Johnson. In the last 2 years, I have been supporting Deaf people who have Cancer and their carers.

What we offer

Video calls support for Deaf people who have cancer . 

Deaf Macmillan volunteers, all have been trained by Macmillan and Self Help. 

We can use text message, messenger, or Zoom.

Providing 1:1 support or other deaf people with cancer on Zoom.

A chance to share your feelings and also talk to other Deaf people who have cancer.

 

How to donate

Watch this video - How to donate on YouTube

If you would like to make a donation to the Deaf Cancer Support Project - Indicate Deaf Cancer Support Funds on the form on the Donation Page.

Click here go to Self Help UK's Donations Page and Donations Form 

 

Contact

Text: 07946685086

Facebook: BDMac

WhatsApp: 07946685086

Zoom – volunteer will give you the ID & password

Email: niki.johnson@selfhelp.org.uk

 

Volunteer with us!

Join our team of amazing Deaf Cancer Support Volunteers with BSL, who provide emotional and practical support to people affected by cancer in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. 

Email: niki.johnson@selfhelp.org.uk

SMS or Text: 07946 685086 

or Click here to visit our volunteering page

Useful Links and Services

Coronavirus information and advice in BSL.

Deaf or care for someone who is Deaf? Want information and advice about Coronavirus in BSL? Follow the link below:

https://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/care/coronavirus/coronavirus-information-and-advice-in-bsl

The Nottinghamshire County Council Coronavirus ‘How to get help’ information has now been translated into a range of formats to make it as accessible as possible. This information is available from the following link:https://tinyurl.com/y7u53p3k

Click here for advice on Beating the Virus in Pictures

BSL Health Access 
BSL Health Access - Delivering On-Demand BSL Access to UK Health Services

BSL Health Access 

BSL Health Access delivers immediate, on demand access to British Sign Language (BSL) interpreters for communication with Deaf people in health settings free of charge during the current Coronavirus situation.

Click this link to go to the BSL Health Access Website