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Cumbria Asbestos Related Disease Support (CARDS)

CARDS provides information and support concerning asbestos-related diseases and asbestos issues at our monthly meetings, or by email or telephone .

We work with other support groups, educators and campaigners to:

  • improve the care of people with asbestos-related conditions

  • raise awareness of asbestos hazards

  • seek a worldwide ban on asbestos

Contact telephone number: 01423 206570 - please leave your number and we aim to return your call within 2 days; OR send an email to: cardsinfo@gmail.com (we aim to reply within 2  days).

Meetings are held on the 3rd Monday of each month (except December 2015) at Barrow and District Disability Association, Margaret Burrow Centre, 71-77 School Street, Barrow in Furness, Cumbria, LA14 1EI.

Our Website www.cumbria-ards.co.uk has more details of asbestos-related diseases, useful references, and meeting dates.


The Greater Manchester Mesothelioma Support Group, Manchester
Email: asbestos.gmavsg@gmail.com
Phone: 0161 636 7555

The Greater Manchester Mesothelioma Support Group run by Greater Manchester Asbestos Victims Support Group welcomes people affected by mesothelioma and their carers, and families bereaved by mesothelioma. The group meets 4-5 times a year at Cross Street Chapel, Cross Street, Manchester, M2 1NL and arranges group outings and Christmas lunch. Dates of meetings are scheduled at the end of each year for the following year. The group is actively involved in campaigning and in organising Action Mesothelioma Day in Manchester on the first Friday in July each year. For more information about the group please ring 0161 636 7555 or email asbestos.gmavsg@gmail.com.