Being ThereBeing there provides one to one support for people with a diagnosis of a life limiting illness such as cancer, stroke, heart and respiratory disease. Being there has volunteers who will visit a client at home to provide emotional support by active listening and carrying out light duties such as shopping. Being there also has a limited number of drivers who provide support for hospital treatment appointments.
Contact for further details: Suzanne robertsContact phone number: 0161 217 1373Contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Day: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, FridayTime: By arrangement with clientsFrequency: WeeklyCost: Free
Click for map: Tameside Centre for Enterprise, Ashton-under-Lyne, OL6 7SF
Professional Referral: NoSelf Referral: YesAccessible for disabled people: YesAccessible for people with language needs: Yes
About the host organisationHosted by: Being There Tameside and GlossopOrganisation Profile:
Being There supports people with cancer and other life limiting illnesses (such as strokes, heart and respiratory disease), their carers and families.
Being There recruits and trains local volunteers managed by a locally placed member of staff.
Services include one-to-one emotional support, transport support for hospital appointments and group support.Charity Number: 1016053