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Side by Side

Side by Side

Practical help and support groups

The group is for patients with a diagnosis of an illness which in not curable and their partners. The group meets fortnightly. There will be a themed session with invited speakers once a month. The following session will be informal for peer support and sharing experiences.The group aims are to enable couples to communicate about sensitive issues.To create a safe, confidential and supportive space to share experiences. To share ideas and receive relevant practical advice pertinent to group members. The group is an open ‘drop-in’ group and will be facilitated by members of the psychosocial team. Attendance at this group is fortnightly for 12 weeks followed by a review.

Services provided include: Relatives, All cancers, Information, Transport service,Professional speakers.

Catchment area:

North East Essex, Palliative care cancer patients and a family members

  • Opening times:

    Not Applicable

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Just come along to our next meeting, or get in touch with us on the details below.

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