Support groups

Macmillan volunteer open day

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The Macmillan cancer information and support centre at The James Cook University Hospital is holding a volunteer open day on Thursday 18 September. Anyone interested in becoming a volunteer is invited to drop into the centre, situated near to the hospital’s north entrance, from 10am to 2pm to find out more about what the role involves.

Lead cancer nurse is special guest

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The trust’s lead cancer nurse Nicky Hand will be the guest speaker at the next meeting of the Friarage Hospital’s breast cancer support group. The meeting takes place in the hospital’s Scott Suite on Wednesday 17 September 2014 from 7pm to 9pm and anyone affected by breast cancer is welcome to attend.

Support group welcomes new members

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The breast cancer support group at the Friarage Hospital in Northallerton is holding its next meeting on Wednesday 20 August 2014. New members are welcome to join the group for a coffee and a chat. The event takes place in the hospital’s Scott Suite from 7pm to 9pm.

Field sales team get hands dirty for centre users

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A team of hard-working field sales representatives voluntarily mucked in and got their hands dirty by helping to build a purpose-built vegetable garden in the grounds of The Trinity Holistic Centre based at The James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough. Complementing and redeveloping parts of the existing enclosed garden area at the rear of the […]

Therapist makes dream a reality for Boyzone fan

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Paula Adamson could not believe her eyes when her therapist from the Trinity Holistic Centre arranged for her to meet her favourite band members from Boyzone. The private meet and greet at the Emirates Durham International Cricket Ground was arranged by complementary therapist Caroline Chinn who was able to contact the band’s manager through a […]