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Suffolk Support Groups

Ipswich Hospital support groups

Breast Cancer Support Group
Address: John Le Vay Cancer Support and Information Centre
Meeting time: 7-9.30pm (First Thursday of every month)
Contact: Sharron Wardman-Browne – 01473 715748

Gynaecology Support Group
Address: John Le Vay Cancer Support and Information Centre
Meeting time: 7-9pm (Second Wednesday of every month)
Contact: 01473 715748 – Debbie Logan

Ipswich Lymphoma/CLL Support Group
Address: John Le Vay Cancer Support and Information Centre (Unless otherwise advertised)
Meeting time: 7-9pm (Fourth Thursday of alternate months)
Contact: 01473 704946 – Nik Gill

Prostate Cancer Support Group
Address: Lecture Theatre, Post Graduate Centre, East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust, Ipswich Hospital
Meeting time: 7pm (First Wednesday, every other month)
Contact: 01473 311025 – Christopher Southcott
E-mail group HERE

Skin Cancer Support Group
Address: John Le Vay Cancer Support and Information Centre
Meeting time: 6.30-8pm (First Tuesday, alternate months)
Contact: 01473 715748 – Rachel Alexander

Ipswich area support groups

Cake, Cancer and Coffee, Ipswich Chantry Support Group
Address: Chantry Library, Hawthorn Drive, IP2 0QY
Meeting time: 2-4pm (Thursdays)
Contact: John Le Vay Centre – 01473 715748

East Suffolk Ostomy Support Group
Address: the Pavilion, Martlesham Heath (Opposite the Douglas Bader Public House)
Meeting time: 7.30pm (Mostly on the first Monday of the month between March and November)
Contact: Secretary (Marion Fisher) 01473 311204

ICAN Ipswich Cancer Aid Network
Address: St Andrew’s Church Hall, Britannia Road, Ipswich, IP4 5HF
Meeting time: 10am-midday (first and third Friday of every month)
Contact: 01473 689788 – Pat

Macmillan Cancer Support Group
Address: Kesgrave Library, Ropes Drive, Kesgrave
Meeting time: 9.30am-11.30am (Meets on fourth Monday)
Contact: 01473 626103

Myeloma Support Group
Address: The Ascension Hall, Larchcroft Road, Ipswich, IP1 6AJ
Meeting time: 12.30-2pm (Thursdays, bi-monthly)
Contact: 01473 704935 – Sarah Lawrance
E-mail group HERE

Peripheral Neuropathy Support Group
Address: Rushmere Church Hall
Meeting time: 2-4pm (Tuesday, every other month)
Contact: 01473 715748 – Louise Smith

Regional support groups (Suffolk)

General Cancer Support Group
Address: The Bowls Club, Brome Avenue, Eye
Meeting time: 10.30am-12.30pm (First Friday of the month)
Contact: Liz Power – 01379 870689
E-mail group HERE

Saxmundham Cancer Support Group
Address: Fromus Centre, Seaman Avenue, Saxmundham, IP17 1DZ
Meeting time: 10.30am-12.30pm (Last Friday of the month)
Contact: 07596 549909
E-mail group HERE

Cake, Cancer and Coffee, Stowmarket Support Group
Address:
Red Gables, Ipswich Road, Stowmarket, IP14 1BE
Meeting time: 3-5pm (first Sunday of every month)
Contact: Suzanne – 07846 510772
E-mail group HERE

 

To be confirmed

Teenage and Young People Wellbeing Days (age 16-25)
Meeting time: TBC
Contact: 01473 702202 – Dan Jolley; 01473 704935 Julie Finbow

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