Support groups Maggies Centre, Nottingham City Hospital

Catchment area

Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Lincolnshire, Leicestershire

Venue

Maggies Centre, inside Entrance 3, Nottingham City Hospital, off Hucknall Road

Meeting

Second Thursday of every other month (starting February), normally 7.00-9.00pm

Telephone

0115 911 1661

Email

npcsg2004@gmail.com

Notes

The group provides mutual support to men and their families who are concerned about prostate cancer and its consequences; receives information about prostate cancer and its treatment; shares experience and raises awareness. The annual meeting programme includes talks from consultants, nurse specialists, and other healthcare professionals, with plenty of opportunity to comment or ask questions; also open discussions and an annual meal out. The attendance is around 20-35, including a number of partners. A bi-monthly Newsletter is widely circulated by email or post.