Cancer patients being ‘let down’

The entrance to Stoke Mandeville Hospital

The entrance to Stoke Mandeville Hospital

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Cancer patients are being ‘bitterly let down’ by the benefits system according to a support worker.

Lesley Kandola delivers cancer support on behalf of Macmillan at Stoke Mandeville Hospital.

And after a survey by the organisation found that at least 4,500 cancer patients across the country have waited six months or more to be awarded their disability personal independence payment (PIP) she decided to speak out.

 

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