Additional support and help

Below is a list of organisations and small businesses who could provide additional support to those living with cancer...

Chelmsford Counselling Foundation

Essex Counselling at Home Organisation for over 50’s

Kids Inspire Family Counselling

Renew Counselling (Chelmsford and Basildon)

Essex Centre for Action on Rape and Abuse

Samaritans Mental Health

World Healing Project Weekly Yoga Sessions – Friday 12pm

Maddogg Designs Crystal Healing & Meditation

Mandala by Monika Mandala Drawing

Mandala HRCC

Ahoy There Fun Meditation

Juliette’s Kitchen Plant Therapy & Meditation

The Wellness Barn Weekly Live Yoga Session

Tuesdays at 10.30am via Zoom link upon request

Text the word YOGA to 07730 209442

Just Being Live Guided Meditation

European Buddhist-Hanmi Association

Weekly live mindfulness session​  – Fridays 12pm via Zoom link upon request Text the word MEDITATION to 07730 209442

Healthwatch Essex

They are taking enquiries from members of the public and professionals about topics of all kinds within health and social care including, but not limited to, COVID-19.

Read more here:

Basildon & Brentwood –

West Essex –

Mid Essex –

Castle Point & Rochford –

North East Essex –

Online support from the Feeling Good Caring Well Project





TELEPHONE SUPPORT – Monday – Friday (9.00 – 4.30)

Speak to one of our Experts, one-to-one

Speak to one of our Experts, one-to-one

Carers First are also working hard to give telephone support to Family Carers. You can get in touch with them on: 0300 303 1555.

Dementia Adventure

They are offering their excellent Carer Events online:

To view their interactive event and support map:

Email the project: or call them on: 0300 770 80 90.

Related news and stories

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Gary’s Story

When Gary was diagnosed with prostrate cancer, he said the news hit him and his wife “like a ton of bricks”. While talking to his GP about how he felt, it was suggested that he contact Helen Rollason Cancer Charity. He’d heard of Helen Rollason but knew nothing of the charity. That was five years ago and, after an initial conversation with the Support Services Team, he has been a client ever since.

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Carol’s Story

While undergoing cancer treatment in 2020, Carol drove past Helen Rollason’s centre in Hatfield Peverel and decided to call in and speak to someone.  She is so glad she did.  The staff she spoke to were so welcoming and helpful, and she has not looked back.  She was diagnosed with breast cancer, had surgery then started radiotherapy treatment in 2020. Luckily, she was able to have several treatments at the Helen Rollason centre before the

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Jenny’s Story

Jenny has been one of our clients for almost two years; she has asked us to share her story and the difference our support makes for her with the people who have made it possible: people like you. “The discovery of my cancer is unusual to say the least, my cat decided she would like a cuddle and accidently knocked my chest causing discomfort and pain.  Then I found the lump in my breast. My

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Make a difference

We are calling on everyone in our community to play a vital role in helping us to fundraise which will allow us to continue enabling quality of life while living with cancer.