Patient stories

CCHU hosts Support Groups

The CCHU was designed with space to give education, information and support a priority. The activity room is well booked with Creative Arts groups, Relaxation sessions, Citizens advice and Support groups for many of the cancers treated in the CCHU;


Lavender Girls

Support group for patients with a gynaecological cancer.

This group meets once a month on a Tuesday from 10.00am – 12 noon.

For more information please telephone the Gynae Oncology CNS on: 01296 316863 (answer phone available)


Sunflower Club

Support group for patients with lung cancer or mesothelioma and their carers.

This group meets every fortnight from 10.00am – 12 noon on alternate Tuesdays. The club is open to patients and their main carer or family member.

For more information about this group please speak to the Lung Cancer Nurse Specialist on 01296 315649


Myeloma Support Group

Support for patients with myeloma and their relatives/ carers

This group meets every month on a Wednesday 3.00 – 5.00pm.

For contact details please phone 01296 316954


Lymphoma Association Support Group

Support group for patients with Hodgkin or non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of alternate months

Family members and friends welcome to attend.

For more information please contact: 01525 221288 or 01296 614062

Written by on 26.05.17

Your comments

Comments are closed.