Patient stories

The Macmillan Psychological Support (MaPS) team offers psychological and emotional support for people with a cancer diagnosis, their families and their loved ones. Hear from some of our patients about how MaPS has helped them.


Lorraine talks about how MaPS and the Breast Cancer Peer Support group helped reduce her anxiety


Maxwell talks about how MaPS helped him express his fears and emotions


Dave talks about how MaPS helped him cope with cancer treatment


Pamela talks about the difference the Next Steps group made to her recovery


Adrian and Matt discuss how MaPS supports partners as well as patients


Toni talks about how MAPS helped her face issues from her past that arose after her cancer diagnosis