Asbestos Victim Support Groups

Forum Group members provide a variety of services. Some group members provide a specialist, dedicated and comprehensive advice service. Other group members are dedicated to funding mesothelioma research. While all group members actively campaign on a wide range of issues, some group members campaign on specific issues as well, providing invaluable information and research.

Group members are listed according to the specific service they provide.

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1. Asbestos Victims Advice Groups
2. Forum Network Members
3. Other Contacts

1. Asbestos Victims Advice Groups

These are groups whose primary activity is to make home visits to asbestos victims, provide a comprehensive advice service, provide ongoing support, campaign on behalf of victims.

Asbestos Action Tayside (covering East of Scotland)

Asbestos Action Tayside
Caledonian House
01382 225715

Asbestos Support Central England

138 Digbeth,
B5 6DR
0121 678 8883

Cheshire Asbestos Victims Support Group

3 Fryer Street
Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1ND
01928 576641

Clydebank Asbestos Group

8 Crown Avenue,
Radnor Park
G8 3BW
0141 951 1008

Derbyshire Asbestos Support Team

34 Glumangate
S40 1TX
01246 380415

Greater Manchester Asbestos Victims Support Group

Windrush Millennium Centre, Unit 2.5
70 Alexandra Road, Moss Side
Manchester, M16 7WD
0161 636 7555

HASAG – Asbestos Disease Support

79 Radstock Road
SO19 2HT
02380 010 015 and 02380 010 16

Merseyside Asbestos Victims Support Group

3rd Floor, Oriel Chambers,
14 Water Street
L2 8TD
0151 236 1895

South Yorkshire Asbestos Victim Support Group

Unit 37
Moorgate Crofts Business Centre
South Grove
S60 2DH
01709 360 672

2. Forum Network Members

These are groups whose primary activity is to provide support and campaign on behalf of victims; raise funds for research into asbestos-related diseases.

Asbestos Awareness & Support Cymru
Asbestos in Schools Campaign

c/o Kriss Payne, Parliamentary Researcher to Annette Brooke MP
020 7219 8193 (Fax: 020 7219 1898)

Cumbria Asbestos-related Disease Support,

c/o Barrow & District Disability Association,
71-77 School Street,
Cumbria LA14 1EJ
01423 206 570

June Hancock Mesothelioma Research Fund

c/o Riverside East,
2 Millsands, Sheffield
S3 8DT
0114 274 4420

Mesothelioma UK

Glenfield Hospital
Groby Road Leicester
TEL 0800 169 2409

Mick Knighton Mesothelioma Research Fund

c/o British Lung Foundation, Sir G B Hunter Memorial Hospital
The Green, Wallsend
NE28 7PB.
0191 263 7386

Northern TUC Asbestos Support & Campaign Group

c/o West View Advice & Resource Centre Ltd
The Community Centre
Miers Avenue
TS24 9JQ
TEL: 01429 271294

Paul Readhead Asbestos Support & Awareness Group

c/o 59 Eade Close
Newton Aycliffe
County Durham
TEL 01325 310133

3. Other Contacts

British Asbestos Newsletter
London Hazards Centre

Hampstead Town Hall Centre
213 Haverstock Hill
London NW3 4QP
020 7794 5999

International Ban Asbestos Secretariat
Mesothelioma UK

National Macmillan Mesothelioma Resource Centre
Hospital Management Offices, Glenfield Hospital, Groby Road, Leicester LE3 9QP.
Helpline: 0800 169 2409
Fax: 0116 250 2810
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