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Local support groups

There are a number of sarcoma support groups around the country.

 

England

 

Bournemouth

Meets: 11th May, 13th July, 14th September, 9th November

Venue: Zoom

Contact details: Email info@sarcoma-support-south.org.uk to confirm details and for the meeting link. You can also visit sarcoma-support-south.org.uk website for more information.

These meetings are currently being hosted on Zoom.

 

East Anglia Support Group

Meets: Last Friday of every month, 1-3pm

Venue: The Big ‘C’ Centre, Norfolk and Norwich Hospital, Colney Lane, Norwich, NR4 7UY

Contact details: Call Tony Grover on 07941 434 351 or email eassn@talktalk.net

 

East Midlands Sarcoma Support Group

Meets: Third Tuesday of every month, 5 – 7pm

Venue: Board Room, George Davies Centre, 15 Lancaster Rd, Leicester LE1 7HA

Contact details: Anita Pabla on 079 49678934 or anitapabla@nhs.net

These meetings are currently paused due to Covid-19.

 

London Sarcoma Support

Meets: First Wednesday of the month at alternate sites, 4 – 6pm

Venues: Ground Floor Physio Gym in The Markus Centre, Royal Marsden Hospital, London SW3 6JJ. (NB: Easiest access to this department is via the Dovehouse Street entrance)

The Support Group Room, Ground floor, Support and Information Service, UCLH Macmillan Cancer Centre, Huntley Street, London, WC1E 6AG

Contact details: Email londonsarcoma@yahoo.co.uk for the meeting link or visit londonsarcomasupport.net for more information.

These meetings are currently being hosted on Zoom.

 

North of England Sarcoma Support Group

Meets: TBC

Venue: Maggie’s Newcastle Freeman Hospital Melville Grove Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7NU

Contact details: nuth.sarcomasupportgroup@nhs.net or phone 0191 9177423

These meetings are currently paused due to Covid-19.

 

North West Sarcoma Support Group

Meets: TBC

Venue: Maggie’s Manchester, The Robert Parfett Building The Christie Hospital NHS Foundation Trust 15 Kinnaird Road Manchester M20 4QL

Contact details: Email Wendy Winn, Sarcoma Clinical Specialist Nurse at the MRI on wendy.winn@nhs.net, or call Maggie’s Manchester on 0161 641 4848 or email manchester@maggiescentres.org for the meeting link.

These meetings are currently being hosted on Microsoft Teams.

 

Liverpool, Merseyside & North Wales Sarcoma Support Group

Meets: Please check with organiser

Venue: North West Cancer Research Building, 200 London Road, Liverpool, L3 9TA

Contact details: Call Rob Myers on 07710 123 960 or email rob.myers51@googlemail.com for the meeting link.

These meetings are currently being hosted on Zoom.

 

Sarcoma West Midlands Support Group

Meets: Check event pages or group website

Venue: The Studio Birmingham, 7 Cannon St. B2 5EP

Contact details: For any queries, please contact Brian at brian@sarcoma-westmids.support or visit sarcoma-westmids.support for more information.

These meetings are currently paused due to Covid-19.

 

Sheffield (and surrounding areas)

Meets: Second Friday of alternate months (Jan, Mar, May, July, Sept, Nov), normally 6.30-8.30pm

Venue: Large Committee Room, First Floor, Weston Park Hospital

More information: In November we meet for a fish & chip supper at St Colomb Church Hall

Contact: Maxine Eades, Clinical Support Nurse on maxine.eades@sth.nhs.uk or one of the Support Group leaders Barry Davis barry.davis1848@btinternet.com.

These meetings are currently paused due to Covid-19.

 

Wales​

 

Oswestry Support Group

Meets: First Monday of every other month 4-6pm

Venue: Room 3 of the Conference Suite, Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital

More information: Free parking is available for attendees.

These meetings are currently paused due to Covid-19.

 

Scotland

 

Glasgow

Meets: Please contact organiser

Venue: Maggie’s Centre, Gartnavel General Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 0YN

Contact details: Email Alan.Abraham@ggc.scot.nhs.uk for the meeting link.

These meetings are currently being hosted on Zoom.

 

Northern Ireland

 

The Boom Foundation

Meets: Check their website for latest events

Venue: Mitre room, Mitre Rehabilitation Unit, Musgrave Park Hospital

Contact details: Call 07540 896470 or email info@theboomfoundation.co.uk for the meeting link.

These meetings are currently being hosted on Zoom. 

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