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Colchester Hospital support groups

Breast Cancer Support Group 
Address: Wellbeing Centre, Colchester General Hospital, Turner Road, Colchester, CO4 5JL.
Meeting time: 7-9pm (First Wednesday of every month)
Contact: 01206 748370
E-mail group HERE

Gastrointestinal Cancer Support Group
Address: Training Rooms South, East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust, Colchester Hospital, Turner Road, Colchester CO4 5JL
Meeting time: 6.30-8.30pm (Third Thursday of every month)
Contact: 07565 929381
E-mail group HERE

Head and Neck Cancer Support Group
Address: Wellbeing Centre, Colchester General Hospital, Turner Road, Colchester CO4 5JL.
Meeting time: 7-8.30pm (Second Wednesday of every month)
Contact: 01206 286900
E-mail group HERE

Urology Cancer Support Group
Address: Training Rooms South, Colchester Hospital, Turner Road, Colchester, CO4 5JL
Meeting time: 6-8pm (first Wednesday of every month except January and August)
Contact: 07754887907 or 01206 767466
E-mail group HERE

Colchester area support groups

Lymphoma Association Support Group
Address: The Ark, Highwood’s Methodist Church, Jack Andrews Drive, Highwood’s, Colchester, CO4 9FF
Meeting time: 7-8.30pm (Third Tuesday of every month, except August and December)
Contact: 01206 384586 or 01255 425146
E-mail group HERE

Myeloma Cancer Support Group
Address: Weston Homes Community Stadium, United Way, Colchester, CO4 5UP
Meeting time: 1-3pm or 2-4pm on Thursdays every two to three months
Contact:01206 742414 or 07919 572039
Email group HERE

North Essex Lymphodema Support Group
Address: Venture Centre, Bromley Road, Lawford, Colchester, CO11 2JE
Meeting time: 11am-1pm (Second Wednesday of every month); April to October, meetings are held between 7pm-9pm on the second Monday of every month.
Contact: 01206 501150 or text only on 07887 7925252
E-mail address

Palliative Support Groups for those living with an incurable, life-limiting illness
Address: St Helena’s Hospice, Bancroft Close, Colchester, CO4 9JU
Men’s, women’s and younger women’s groups
Contact: 01206 848163 for dates and times.

Regional support groups (Essex)

Bosom Pals (Breast Cancer Support Group)
Address: Albert Edward Hall Community Centre, Legerton Drive, Clacton-On-Sea, CO16 8BW.
Meeting time: 2-4pm (Last Wednesday of every month)
Contact: 07860 222339
E-mail address

Breast Cancer Telephone Support Service (West Mersea)
Contact: Gill (07590 046261) or Lin (07813 874371)

Breast Cancer Social & Friendship Group
Address: Wivenhoe area only (Group meets monthly for lunch)
Contact: Brenda Harvey for meeting details.
Contact: 01206 826346
E-mail address

Essex Melanoma Support Group
Address: Helen Rollason Research and Development Centre, at the rear of Broomfield Hospital, Court Road, Chelmsford, CM1 7ET
Meeting time: Last Thursday of each month
Contact: Tracey Camburn 01245 516599
E-mail group HERE

Ovarian Support Group
Address: Helen Rollason Support Centre, Yvonne Stewart House, The Street, Hatfield Peverel, Chelmsford CM3 2EH
Meeting time: 12-2pm (First Tuesday of every month)
Contact: 01245 382888
E-mail group HERE

 

 

 

 

 

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