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Sligo Myeloma Support Group

Sligo Myeloma Support Group was set up in 2016 for patients and family members in the North West area.

The Group meets once a month for tea/coffee and a general chat with the chance to meet others affected by myeloma and to hear from guest speakers about different aspects of living with and coping with myeloma.

Support Group Overview

Venue Information

Sligo Cancer Support Centre
44 Wine Street
Sligo
Ireland

+353 71 917 0399

Who to contact

Contact Colm Brennan on

087 699 7116
mmspnorthwest@gmail.com

or Peigin Doyle on

mmspnorthwest@gmail.com

Upcoming Dates

Sligo Myeloma Support Group usually meets between 6.30pm – 8.30pm on the last Monday of the month.

2019 future meeting dates:

The next meeting of the Multiple Myeloma Support Group Northwest will be on Monday, 29 April, from 7pm to 9pm (summer hours) in Sligo Cancer Support Centre, 44 Wine St., Sligo. 

Hugh Breslin, a survivor of late, stage 3, Multiple Myeloma for 15 years, will talk about his experiences as a long-term survivor. Hugh, from Donegal, was diagnosed in 2004, had a relapse in 2007 and was one of the first people to be given the drug Thalidomide as a first course and, later, Revlimid.

Sligo Cancer Support Centre will be organising a public information talk by Dr Mary Rogan about issues and misconceptions about sexual matters for women and men as a result of cancer. It will be an evening meeting in early April and full details will be confirmed shortly.

 

Venue & Parking Information

Meetings take place at the Cancer Support Centre in Sligo.

Parking is available.

Contact Information

Colm Brennan

087 699 7116

mmspnorthwest@gmail.com

Peigin Doyle

mmspnorthwest@gmail.com

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