Southend Myeloma Support Group

A small, informal, friendly group of myeloma patients, family members and friends who get together regularly throughout the year to share their experiences of myeloma and to hear from guest speakers about various aspects of living with and coping with everything myeloma brings.

Anyone affected by myeloma is welcome to attend.

Support Group Overview

Venue Information

The Macmillan Centre
Southend University Hospital
Prittlewell Chase

01702 435555

Who to contact

Call Katrina Maitland on

01702 385 057

or email


Upcoming Dates

Southend Myeloma Support Group usually meets at 4.00pm on a Tuesday, every few months.

2020 meeting dates:

***All Support Group meetings are cancelled until further notice***

  • Tuesday 26 May
  • Tuesday 28 July
  • Tuesday 29 September
  • Tuesday 24 November
  • ***Unfortunately due to the pandemic, reluctantly all Support Group meetings for 2020 have been cancelled, we will aim to restart on Tuesday 26 January 2021 *** 

Venue & Parking Information

The Macmillan Centre is by the Tower Block Building main entrance of the hospital.

Closest parking is available in Car Park F.

Contact Information

Katrina Maitland, Lead Nurse

01702 385 057

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