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Newcastle Myeloma Support Group

Newcastle Myeloma Support Group is an active and well attended group of myeloma patients and family members coordinated by the nurses at the Freeman Hospital.

The Group meets bimonthly for an informal get together over tea and coffee and guest speakers are often invited along to give talks on relevant topics relating to myeloma and its treatment. Coffee mornings are also held and a Christmas social.

The Group welcomes anyone affected by myeloma and more information is available from Catherine, Sarah or Susan.

Support Group Overview

Venue Information

The Dene Centre
Castles Farm Rd
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE3 1PH

0191 284 0480

Who to contact

Contact Catherine Cox on
0191 213 9285

Sarah Blakey on
0191 213 9285

or Susan Robson on
0191 213 8307

Upcoming Dates

Newcastle Myeloma Support Group usually meets at 4.00pm – 6.00pm, on the second Wednesday of every other month.

2019 Meetings:

Support Group Dates

  • Wednesday 8 May
  • Wednesday 10 July
  • Wednesday 11 September
  • Wednesday 13 November

Events and Fundraising Dates 

***Tuesday 25 June Cake stall & Tombola at the NCCC Foyer Freeman Hospital 9.30am -12.30pm***

*** Newcastle Infoday Saturday 21 September***

Venue & Parking Information

The Dene Centre is located near the mini roundabout at the top of Castle Farm Road and Freeman Road. The entrance is almost opposite the entrance into the David Lloyd Centre.

There is a small car park with a number of accessible parking bays.

Contact Information

Catherine Cox, Clinical Nurse Specialist

0191 213 9285

Sarah Blakey, Nurse Specialist for Myeloma and Leukaemia

0191 213 9285

Susan Robson

0191 213 8307

For information about the Support Group please contact the Support Group Leader whose contact details are listed above. For all general enquiries about myeloma please contact the Myeloma Infoline on 0800 980 3332 or email askthenurse@myeloma.org.uk

Further information