A diagnosis of cancer can have an impact on your finances. For example, you may have to stop work or have significant travel costs to and from hospital appointments.
There are a number of agencies that are able to help with advice on benefits to which you may be entitled and how to claim them.
Advice offered by some agencies may depend on where you live and/or may require a referral. The Macmillan Cancer Support line and LJMC staff are able to assist you with this.
The information given below is also summarised in our downloadable leaflet Benefits advice (HHC230)