Here are some diary dates for the MKCPP and other Milton Keynes and district cancer support and information groups in 2020. If you know of other diary dates we should include, please share them with us on firstname.lastname@example.org.
During the current COVID19 pandemic we are not holding face-to-face meetings. However we have opened a Facebook Group for the MKCPP and all with a connection with cancer in the MK region are welcome to join, post, share information, news and other relevant items. Click here to go to the Group.
Many of our local support groups are holding “virtual” meetings via Zoom, MS Teams and other teleconferencing systems. Please check with the groups via their contact details below. (Italic test below concerns pre-pandemic information.)
MK PROSTATE CANCER SUPPORT GROUP
Please check out their website – click here
BOSOM PALS (Breast & Gynæ Cancer Support)
For more information go to their website – click here
MK SUPERMOLES (Melanoma Support Group)
(From 15:30-17:30 at Church of Christ the Cornerstone, 300 Saxon Gate,
Milton Keynes MK9 2ES (NEW VENUE.)
9 May 2020
25 July 2020
12 Sep 2020
14 Nov 2020)
For more information, please email us on email@example.com and we will pass that on to the group.
If you’re on Facebook, the MK Supermoles page is here and is updated daily.
MK LYMPHOMA Support Group
(Meetings are held at the Peartree Centre, 1 Chadds Lane, Peartree Bridge, Milton Keynes MK6 3EB from 2pm.
The group usually meets on the first Thursday of most months from 2:00 pm.)
For more information please contact one of the following:
Rosa Antoniou-Savva phone 01908 641663
Michael Howard phone 07745 909490.
THE SWALLOWS Head & Neck Cancer Support Group
(All meetings are the 2nd Wednesday of the month, from 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m.
The Swan Revived Hotel, High Street, Newport Pagnell. MK16 8AQ.)
April 2020 update:
HANSLOPE & DISTRICT Cancer Wellbeing & Support Group
(Meets on the 3rd Monday of the month, 8:00 p.m.
Coffee area, St James Church, Hanslope Village)
No website but for further information contact:
John Sorrell, phone 01908 510747 / email firstname.lastname@example.org
Andrea Kingston, phone 01908 510330 / email email@example.com
LEIGHTON LINSLADE Cancer Support Group
For further information of upcoming events go to their website – click here.
THE HENRY ALLEN TRUST Children’s Cancer Charity
For up to date information on their activities and events go to their website – click here.
LOOK GOOD, FEEL BETTER Beauty & Skincare Workshops for cancer patients
(Workshops usually take place on the third Thursday of every month, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Peartree Centre, 1 Chadds Lane, Peartree Bridge, Milton Keynes MK6 3EB
For confirmed dates contact Fay or Sam at the Macmillan Unit/Cancer Centre, MK University Hospital, on 01908 996563.)
More information about the workshops themselves on the national website – click here.
MK BLOOD CANCER Support Group (Leukaemia)
(The Peartree Centre, 1 Chadds Lane, Peartree Bridge MK6 3EB
Meetings run from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
21 July 2020
20 October 2020)
For more information go https://bit.ly/3aeUCl3