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Support available over Christmas

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Leukaemia Care helpline

Our helpline will be closed from 12:30pm on Saturday 23rd December until normal service resumes at 9:00am on Tuesday 2nd January.

If you would like to speak to a nurse when the helpline reopens in the New Year, you can book a time slot for a call back here.

Our website will be available throughout the Christmas period if you need any information.

Leukaemia Care office

Our office will be closed until 9:00am on Tuesday 2nd January.

Medical advice

If you need any advice on symptoms or medication, call your haematology team. If they’re unavailable, call NHS 111.

In a medical emergency, call 999 immediately.

Available support

If you need any support over the Christmas period, whether it be advice on medication or emotional support, the following charities will be available:


Helpline: 0808 808 00 00

Opening hours: Monday 18 - Sunday 24 December: 9am - 8pm

Christmas Day: Closed

Boxing Day: Closed

Wednesday 27 - Sunday 31 December: 9am - 8pm

New Year's Day: Closed

Tuesday 2 January: 9am - 8pm (normal service resumes).


Helpline: 116 123

Opening hours: Available every day throughout Christmas and New Year.

Age UK

Helpline: 0800 055 6112

Opening hours: Available 8:00am-7:00pm every day over Christmas and New Year.

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