When you or someone close to you has been diagnosed with cancer, money might not be one of the first things you think about. But having cancer can be expensive in ways you may never have expected, with costs that you hadnt considered. It is important to remember that there is help available, and Macmillan is here to help you find that help. If you would like information about how to access benefits or questions about other kinds of financial support, call the freephone Macmillan Benefits Helpline, (10am - 5pm, Mon to Fri):0800 500 800. Calls are confidential and answered by experienced benefits advisors who understand the effects of cancer.