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.
North East Essex, Palliative care cancer patients and a family members
Interested in joining us?
Just come along to our next meeting, or get in touch with us on the details below.
Find out more:
- Cherie Smith on 01206 845566 (Monday-Thursday 9am - 5pm)