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Norfolk and Waveney Prostate Cancer Support Group
Contact: Rachel Matthews/Helen Walker/Louise Matthews
Address: Norfolk Physiology Unit
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Colney Lane

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital: 01603 288 835
James Paget Hospital: 01493 453 510
National Helpline: 0800 074 8383

Offers support to men with prostate cancer and their families. Providing self-help group meetings for patients to get together and discuss similar problems.

The service offers:

  • One-to-one telephone support and advice.
  • 'Meet-and-Chat' evenings, where you can talk to fellow patients.
  • Leaflets, books and advice on diet, exercise and lifestyle matters.
  • Open meetings with expert speakers advising on the latest research developments.
  • A high-quality, free Newsletter and a dedicated website.
It costs nothing to participate and you can, if you wish, just come along to one of our meetings.

Open meetings are held at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, or the James Paget Hospital Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, every other month. Membership is free.

An information leaflet about the service and other patient leaflets are available at Publications can be accessed from the National Prostate Cancer Charity.

Age Range: 30 and over
Target Groups: Men
Related Services: Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - Contacts and Communications (Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust)
Opening Times: Meeting held bi-monthly on the first Monday. There is an answerphone available at other times.
Nurses are availalble Monday to Friday, from 8.30 - 4.30 p.m.
Parking and Transport: Unlimited onsite parking, accessible by public and community transport.
Access and Facilities: Main entrance is well signposted and wheelchair accessible. Loop hearing aid system available. Wheelchair accessible toilet facilities and a lift.
Locations Served: All Norfolk and Waveney
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Last updated: 20/02/2023    Last full review: 20/02/2023

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