Lymphoedema Support Groups United Kingdom

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Lymphoedema Support Groups United Kingdom

Postby patoco » Sun Jun 11, 2006 7:55 pm

Lymphoedema Support Groups United Kingdom

List of Lymphoedema Support Groups

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St Giles Lymphoedema Support Group
For people with lymphoedema of the arms and legs, either cancer related or primary lymphoedema. Offers one to one counselling, group work, telephone / clinic support, manual lymphatic drainage, literature and information on practical matters and benefits is available.
Address: Lymphoedema Clinic,
St Giles Hospital,
Fisherwick Road,
WS14 9LH
County: Staffordshire
Telephone: 01543 434514


Walsgrave Lymphoedema Support Group
A support group for people with lymphoedema caused by cancer. Offers information, speakers and telephone support
Address: Lymphoedema Clinic, Oncology Unit,
Walsgrave Hospital,

County: Coventry
Telephone: 02476 538875
Notes: Catchment: Coventry, Nuneaton, Bedworth, Rugby, Hinckley, Solihull, Warwick, Stratford, Kenilworth, Redditch, Bromsgrove, Atherstone.


Lymphoedema Support Group: Newbury
For patients with lymphoedema resulting from any kind of cancer, mainly breast, also for those with non-cancer primary lymphoedema.
Address: Charles Clore Macmillan Day Centre,
Sandleford Hospital,
214 Newtown Road
RG14 7ED
County: Newbury
Telephone: 01635 32500 x 3362
Notes: Offers meetings which consist of a speaker followed by tea and general discussion or questions. Also has hosiery supplies and ML specialists. Informative newsletter sent out to members four times a year


Lymphoedema Support Group: Bradford on Avon
A support group for people with cancer related lymphoedema who are currently patients at Dorothy House Hospice, the Royal United Hospital, Bath, and the North Wiltshire local Lymphoedema Service.
Address: Dorothy House Hospice


Bradford on Avon
BA15 2LE
County: Wiltshire
Telephone: 01225 722988
Notes: Facilitated by Sister Miriam Hare, who runs the lymphoedema service at Dorothy House Hospice, the group offers leaflets, speakers, information and telephone support.


Lymphoedema Support Group: Tameside & Glossop
A support group for people with lymphoedema providing mutual support, guest speakers and social meetings.
Address: 44 Keb Lane,
County: Oldham
Telephone: 0161 626 9882
Notes: Catchment: Tameside and Glossop.


Scarborough Lymphoedema Support Group
A support group for people with lymphoedema. Provides information booklets, visiting speakers, telephone support and peer group support.
Address: St Catherine's Hospice
137 Scalby Road
YP12 6TB
County: North Yorkshire
Telephone: 01723 351421
Notes: A lymphoedema support nurse, breast care nurse and hospice physiotherapist are involved with the group in an advisory capacity.


Hull Lymphoedema Support Group
A support group for people with lymphoedema, their friends, carers and family. Provides telephone and personal support, information, visiting speakers and access to complementary therapies and massage.
Address: Oncology Department
Princess Royal Hospital
County: North Yorkshire
Telephone: 01482 676625


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