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Forum Group Members
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
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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
Greenmarket
Dundee
DD1 4QB
01382 225715
alison@asbestosactiontayside.org.uk 
john@asbestosactiontayside.org.uk
www.asbestosactiontayside.org.uk

Asbestos Support West Midlands
138 Digbeth,
Birmingham
B5 6DR
0121 678 8883
asbestosinfo@wmht.co.uk
http://www.asbestossupportwm.org

Cheshire Asbestos Victims Support Group
3 Fryer Street
Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1ND
01928 576641
cavsg@btconnect.com
www.cavsg.co.uk

Clydebank Asbestos Group
8 Crown Avenue,
Radnor Park
Clydebank
G8 3BW
0141 951 1008
clydebankasbestos@ntlbusiness.com
www.clydebankasbestos.org

Derbyshire Asbestos Support Team
34 Glumangate
Chesterfield
S40 1TX
01246 380415
mail@asbestossupport.co.uk
www.asbestossupport.co.uk

Greater Manchester Asbestos Victims Support Group
Windrush Millennium Centre, Unit 2.5
70 Alexandra Road, Moss Side
Manchester, M16 7WD
0161 636 7555
asbestos.gmavsg@gmail.com
www.asbestos-victims-support.org

HASAG – Asbestos Disease Support
79 Radstock Road
Southampton
Hampshire
SO19 2HT
02380 010 015 and 02380 010 16
lisa@hasag.co.uk; lynne@hasag.co.uk
www.hasag.co.uk

Merseyside Asbestos Victims Support Group
3rd Floor, Oriel Chambers,
14 Water Street
Liverpool
L2 8TD
0151 236 1895
info@asbestosdiseases.org.uk
www.asbestosdiseases.org.uk

South Yorkshire Asbestos Victim Support Group
SARAG
Unit 37
Moorgate Crofts Business Centre
South Grove
Rotherham
S60 2DH
01709 360 672
sarag.asbestos@gmail.com
www.saragasbestossupport.org

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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
02920 363550
enquiries@a-a-s-c.org.uk
www.a-a-s-c.org.uk

Asbestos in Schools Campaign
c/o Kriss Payne, Parliamentary Researcher to Annette Brooke MP
020 7219 8193  (Fax: 020 7219 1898)
christine.payne@parliament.uk
www.asbestosexposureschools.co.uk

Cumbria Asbestos-related Disease Support,
c/o Barrow & District Disability Association,
71-77 School Street,
Barrow-in-Furness
Cumbria LA14 1EJ
01423 206 570
cardsadvice@gmail.com 
www.cumbria-ards.co.uk

June Hancock Mesothelioma Research Fund
c/o Riverside East,
2 Millsands, Sheffield
S3 8DT
0114 274 4420
info@junehancockfund.org
www.junehancockfund.org

Mesothelioma UK
Glenfield Hospital
Groby Road Leicester
LE3 9QP
TEL 0800 169 2409
mesothelioma.uk@uhl-tr.nhs.uk
www.mesothelioma.uk.com

Mick Knighton Mesothelioma Research Fund
c/o British Lung Foundation, Sir G B Hunter Memorial Hospital
The Green, Wallsend
NE28 7PB.
0191 263 7386
cknighton-mkmrf@btconnect.com
www.mickknightonmesorf.org

Northern TUC Asbestos Support & Campaign Group
c/o West View Advice & Resource Centre Ltd
The Community Centre
Miers Avenue
Hartlepool
TS24 9JQ
TEL: 01429 271294
www.ascg.org.uk

Paul Readhead Asbestos Support & Awareness Group
c/o 59 Eade Close 
Newton Aycliffe
County Durham
DL5 7QQ
TEL 01325 310133
enquiries@prasag.co.uk
www.prasag.co.uk

Save Spodden Valley
savespoddenvalley@hotmail.com
www.spodden-valley.co.uk

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3. Other Contacts

British Asbestos Newsletter

http://britishasbestosnewsletter.org/

London Hazards Centre
Hampstead Town Hall Centre
213 Haverstock Hill
London NW3 4QP
020 7794 5999
http://www.lhc.org.uk

International Ban Asbestos Secretariat
lka@btinternet.com
www.ibasecretariat.org

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
E Mail: mesothelioma.uk@uhl-tr.nhs.uk
Web: www.mesothelioma.uk.com

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