You can talk to other members of Maggie's Online Centre by reading and participating in the conversations.
As well as sharing experiences with our friendly online community, registered members are able to contact our experienced online team. The Centre is staffed during office hours and the online team aim to reply within 24 hours.
Psychologists and experts from other Maggie's Centres and partner organisations also facilitate some group and individual sessions.
Welcome! You may have come across Maggie's Online Centre by accident or design. Now you are here, you are welcome to have have a look round as a guest to see what we offer. If you register and become a member of Maggie's Online Centre you will have access to much more..Registered members are able to post comments and blogs, join our live facilitated support groups and courses and to message our professional team as well as other members. Once you have registered it can sometimes seem difficult taking the next step...... you could try posting a comment in the conversations to let other members of Maggie's Online Centre know you are here. You may like to have a read through existing conversations and blogs and see if someone else has similar experience. You can then choose to join in the conversation, or click on their username, to find out more about them or maybe send a private message.
If you aren’t sure what to write about, perhaps have a read through my “just ask” blog which will help you to know more about who is likely to see your post and what others write about and why you may sometimes choose to send your message privately.
You may prefer to start by reading through some blogs from the Online team
You can find out more about cancer and nutrition in our cancer and healthy eating section. This could be an opportunity to get in touch with our online nutritional advisor Caroline (Carolineh), who can offer expert advice and support. Find out more about nutritional support at Maggie's Online Centre
Tom (tombenefits) is our online benefits advisor and can help you to find out more about benefits and allowances which you may be entitled to as a result of your diagnosis. You may be caring for someone else and be wondering what benefits are available? Find out more about Benefits support and advice at Maggie's Online Centre
Sue (susieq) and myself (Robyn) are experienced cancer nurses and are on hand for help, information or when you need a quiet word - you can find out more about us and the rest of the online team from the 'Meet the team' panel which displays on most pages of the Online Centre or click on our usernames in green to vist our profile pages. Registered members are able to message us and we will help you to find the support, you need
Our information website Maggie’s Cancerlinks is also available to help you find your way through cancer information available online and has links to many other organisations.
You may also be interested in joining one of our online support groups or taking part in a live one to one booked session. You can find out more about our professionally facilitated live groups and individual sessions, including how to sign up by visiting the group page .
Maggie’s Online Centre is here to offer you the information and support you need to help you to manage whatever situation you find yourself in as a result of cancer. By talking with our friendly online community and/or our expert online team we can help you to find the practical and emotional support that Maggie’s and other organisations have to offer anyone affected by cancer.