Maggie's Manchester

If you or someone you love has been diagnosed with cancer, we're here for you.

Call us:

0161 641 4848

We're open:

Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm

You don't need an appointment – just come in.

Visit us:

Maggie's Manchester

The Robert Parfett Building, The Christie Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

15 Kinnaird Road

Manchester

M20 4QL

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Whatever kind of cancer, whatever stage you're at – we're here with you.

Together, we will talk things through and help you find the information and support that’s right for you and your family.

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Welcome to Manchester

Whatever kind of cancer, and whatever stage you’re at – we're here for you.

Our centre is a space for being together or for a moment alone, for getting going again or for meeting people who just get it.

All our cancer support specialists have expert knowledge about cancer and treatment, and many are NHS-trained.

The kettle's already on – just come in.

Getting here

Maggie's Manchester

The Robert Parfett Building, The Christie Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

15 Kinnaird Road

Manchester

M20 4QL

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Meet the team

Robin Muir

Centre Head & Clinical Psychologist

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Elle Reed

Counselling Psychologist

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Maria Hughes

Clinical Psychologist

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Angela Daniel

Cancer Support Specialist

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Jenn Darbyshire

Cancer Support Specialist

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Lisa Evans

Cancer Support Specialist

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Lucy Canning

Cancer Support Specialist

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Amy Thompson

Benefits Advisor

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Debbie Street

Benefits Advisor

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Kate Ashman

Benefits Advisor

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Jemma Halman

Centre Fundraising Manager

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Ellie Thomson

Centre Fundraiser

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Sophie Jessop

Centre Fundraiser

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Ruth Tobi

Centre Fundraising Organiser

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Robin Muir

Centre:

Maggie's Manchester

Position:

Centre Head & Clinical Psychologist

I look after the running of the centre and make sure my team and I are providing the best possible cancer support. 

I have over nine years’ experience as a Clinical Psychologist specialising in oncology care. I worked in oncology, cardiology, neurology and general medicine before joining Maggie’s in 2016.

We're here to listen, to help you talk things over and to find the information and support that’s right for you and your family.

Elle Reed

Centre:

Maggie's Manchester

Position:

Counselling Psychologist

As a qualified Counselling Psychologist, I can help if things are getting on top of you, if you're scared, stuck, worried or feeling down.

We can talk about things in a safe and supportive space, and you can see me in private, in a group or with your family.

Maria Hughes

Centre:

Maggie's Manchester

Position:

Clinical Psychologist

As a qualified Clinical Psychologist, I can help if things are getting on top of you, if you're scared, stuck, worried or feeling down.

We can talk about things in a safe and supportive space, and you can see me in private, in a group or with your family.

Angela Daniel

Centre:

Maggie's Manchester

Position:

Cancer Support Specialist

I give one-to-one information and support and will guide you through the parts of our support that are most appropriate to you. I also run many of our support groups, workshops, and courses.

We're here to listen – just come in.

Jenn Darbyshire

Centre:

Maggie's Manchester

Position:

Cancer Support Specialist

My background is in Nursing, and I have worked in oncology and as a specialist nurse in breast cancer within the NHS. Here at , I use my experience to guide people affected by cancer. I provide one-to-one support and navigate people to use the various sessions we have at . 

We're here to listen – just come in.

Lisa Evans

Centre:

Maggie's Manchester

Position:

Cancer Support Specialist

My background is as an Occupational Therapist, and I have worked in several settings including rehabilitation and palliative care.

I give one-to-one information and support and will guide you through the parts of our support that are most appropriate to you. I also run many of our support groups, workshops, and courses.

I’m here to listen – just come in.

Lucy Canning

Centre:

Maggie's Manchester

Position:

Cancer Support Specialist

My background is in Oncology, predominantly as a lung cancer specialist nurse. I have supported patients and their loved ones from diagnosis to treatment and through follow-up.

I give one-to-one information and support and will guide centre visitors through groups and workshops on the timetable that they may find beneficial. I also run many of the Getting Started With Chemotherapy sessions.

I’m here to listen – just come in.

Amy Thompson

Centre:

Maggie's Manchester

Position:

Benefits Advisor

We can help you to understand what support you’re entitled to and with practical things like getting a blue badge.

We can support you with filling out the forms and through the application process, helping to challenge decisions when needed.

Debbie Street

Centre:

Maggie's Manchester

Position:

Benefits Advisor

We can help you to understand what support you’re entitled to and with practical things like getting a blue badge.

We can support you with filling out the forms and through the application process, helping to challenge decisions when needed.

Kate Ashman

Centre:

Maggie's Manchester

Position:

Benefits Advisor

We can help you to understand what support you’re entitled to and with practical things like getting a blue badge.

We can support you with filling out the forms and through the application process, helping to challenge decisions when needed.

Jemma Halman

Centre:

Maggie's Manchester

Position:

Centre Fundraising Manager

I make sure we raise enough money to keep our doors open for people with cancer.

I look after corporate partnerships, trusts and foundations, fundraising events and much more.

If you’d like to support us here, we’d love to hear from you.

Jemma.halman@maggies.org

Ellie Thomson

Centre:

Maggie's Manchester

Position:

Centre Fundraiser

I help to raise funds and awareness of our centre by organising fundraising events in the community. If you'd like to fundraise or volunteer for us then come and talk to me about how we can support you.

ellie.thomson@maggies.org

Sophie Jessop

Centre:

Maggie's Manchester

Position:

Centre Fundraiser

I help to raise funds and awareness of our centre by organising fundraising events in the community. If you'd like to fundraise or volunteer for us then come and talk to me about how we can support you.

sophie.jessop@maggies.org

Ruth Tobi

Centre:

Maggie's Manchester

Position:

Centre Fundraising Organiser

I help to raise funds and awareness of our centre by organising fundraising events in the community. If you'd like to fundraise or volunteer for us then come and talk to me about how we can support you.

ruth.tobi@maggies.org

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Designed for you

Set in a peaceful garden, our beautiful centre opened in April 2016. It was designed by Foster + Partners, who were inspired by the existing green spaces around it.

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