Dimbleby Cancer Care - making life better for people living with cancer.

A A A Hold down ctrl in Windows or cmd in Mac then + or - to increase or decrease the text size on the website through your browser. More information here.

General Information and Advice

Secondary Breast Cancer Support Group

What   The Secondary Breast Cancer Support group supporting both men and woman with a diagnosis of incurable breast cancer. Secondary Breast Cancer offers emotional support, advice and friendships so that nobody with this diagnosis feels isolated.

Where   Online Facebook group

Who   Women and men who have incurable breast cancer that must request access to the Facebook group. 

Location

United Kingdom
GB

Move4you - Chase Farm Hospital

What   Move4you is a 12-week structured exercise programme which is cancer specific provided by Tottenham Hotspurs Foundation, supporting and delivering interventions to cancer patients. For more information please contact the service or visit the website.

Where   The Chase Farm Hospital, please contact the service for specific meeting dates/times.

Location

Chase Farm Hospital
127 The Ridgeway
Enfield, Middlesex EN2 8JL
United Kingdom
51° 39' 58.5252" N, 0° 6' 14.7672" W
Middlesex GB

Heathers Horsham Cancer Support

What Heathers Cancer Support is an independent cancer self help group supported by Macmillan Cancer Support, which operates in line with their best practice guidelines. There are drop-in support meetings twice a month on the first and third Monday of each month (except Bank Holidays).  For further information please contact the service.

Where  Meetings take place between 2 pm and 4 pm in the hall behind the Unitarian Church in central Horsham

Location

Unitarian Church Hall
Worthing Road
Horsham RH12 1SL
United Kingdom
51° 3' 44.9424" N, 0° 19' 59.0736" W
GB

The Swallows Head and Neck Cancer Support

What   The Swallows Charity supports all people affected by head and neck cancers, patients, carers friends or relatives. The patient is the focus for support, help and signposting, however the role of carers and others is vital too, with their own support needs often overlooked. It is the charity's intention for every person affected by head and neck cancer to have access to support at the point they need it and by the method of their choice on a 24/7 basis.The charity hold and attend other outside wellbeing and conference events.

Location

The Michael Stenhouse Centre
68-70 Waterloo Road South Shore
Blackpool FY4 1AB
United Kingdom
53° 47' 56.2668" N, 3° 3' 5.5152" W
GB

Northampton Prostate Cancer Support Group

What   The Northampton Prostate Cancer Support Group is a group of men that have all had prostate cancer. The group comes together to help men and their families going through what these men have experienced. The group supports men with prostate cancer and their families in the Northampton Area.

Where    Please meet at St. Johns at 7pm on the first Tuesday of every month.

Who   Men and their families who have been affected my prostate cancer. 

Location

St John's
675 Wellingborough Road
Weston Favell NN3 3JF
United Kingdom
52° 15' 10.0188" N, 0° 50' 54.3264" W
GB

Cancer Stories

What   CancerStories is a collection of video diaries made by real patients explaining how they have coped with their cancer. These are accounts shared by the patient or a member of their family, where they explain their personal journey, including the highs and lows, and how they dealt with it all. These video stories provide a good insight into what everyone goes through and will help you to feel less alone with your condition.

Location

United Kingdom
GB

5k Your Way - Harwich

What    5K your way is a free running group aimed at people living with or beyond cancer, including friends, families, carers and healthcare professionals. You can run jog or walk your way through 5k. It runs the last Saturday of every month. For more information please visit website or email on the address above. 

Where   Please meet at the banstand at 8.40am.

Location

Cliff Park Dovercourt, Essex Co12 3LJ
United Kingdom
51° 56' 22.5852" N, 1° 17' 8.178" E
Essex GB

5k Your Way - Poolsbrook

What    5K your way is a free running group aimed at people living with or beyond cancer, including friends, families, carers and healthcare professionals. You can run jog or walk your way through 5k. It runs the last Saturday of every month. For more information please visit website or email on the address above. 

Where   8.40am outside the cafe. There is a new walkers/joggers briefing at 8.45am ready for a 9am start.  

Location

Poolsbrook Country Park
Pavilion Drive
Chesterfield, Derbyshire s43 3WL
United Kingdom
53° 15' 35.604" N, 1° 20' 58.4844" W
Derbyshire GB

5k Your Way - Conkers Waterside, Derbyshire

What    5K your way is a free running group aimed at people living with or beyond cancer, including friends, families, carers and healthcare professionals. You can run jog or walk your way through 5k. It runs the last Saturday of every month. For more information please visit website or email on the address above. 

Where   The sign outside Conkers Waterside centre, Bath Lane. Meet at 8.45am ready for a 9am start. 

Location

Conkers Waterside
Bath Yard, Bath Lane Moira
Swadlincote, Derbyshire DE12 6BA
United Kingdom
52° 44' 13.182" N, 1° 32' 39.4404" W
Derbyshire GB

5k Your Way - Cleethorpe

What    5K your way is a free running group aimed at people living with or beyond cancer, including friends, families, carers and healthcare professionals. You can run jog or walk your way through 5k. It runs the last Saturday of every month. For more information please visit website or email on the address above. Join the group afterwards at the Ginger Bread House, Humberston for a cuppa, cake and a chat. 

Where   Meet at 8.45am beside the Pigeon House, Cleethorpe Country park.

Location

Cleethorpe Country Park
Park Lane
Cleethorpe DN35 0PB
United Kingdom
53° 32' 14.6688" N, 0° 1' 38.82" W
GB