Welcome to Ipswich Hospital
Our Passion, Your Care
Supporting You and Your Family

Brain Tumour Support Group
The nearest group locally is held on alternate months at Colchester General Hospital.
Contact Gillian Read on 07919 304034.

There is also a support group held in the Maggie Wallace Centre at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge on the first Tuesday of each month.
Contact: 01223 249220

The Brain Tumour Charity
A resource for people affected by a brain tumour.
Contact: 0808 800 0004 for general information.

Breast Cancer Telephone Support Available 24/7
Tel: 08456 017152

Cancer Buddies

East Suffolk Myeloma Support Group
Email: hermione.warner-charlick@ipswichhospital.nhs.uk
Tel: 01473 704037

East Suffolk Prostate Cancer Support Group
Contact Chris Southcott on 01473 311025.

Gastro-Intestinal Cancer Support Group
Email: info@gics.org.uk
Tel: 07565 929381

Ipswich Cancer Aid Network
Provides an opportunity for people affected by cancer to meet others in a similar situation and provide mutual support.
Contact Jackie on 01473 716200 or Keith on 01473 415585.

Ipswich Gynaecology Support Group
Contact the Cancer Information Centre on 01473 715748.
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Ipswich Head and Neck Cancer Support Group
Email: amanda.ford@ipswichhospital.nhs.ukTel: 01473 7043610

Ipswich Hospital Cancer Service User Group
A monthly meeting is held by this group which is committed to improving cancer service in Suffolk. It exists to represent people affected by cancer.
Email: pam.talman@ipswichhospital.nhs.uk or call 01473 702101.

Ipswich Hospital Skin Cancer Support Group
Email: rachel.alexander@ipswichhospital.nhs.uk
Tel: 01473 704717

Ipswich Lung Cancer and Mesothelioma Support Group
Bi-monthly meetings held at Ipswich Hospital.
Contact Chris Garlick or Gerda Bailey on 01473 702202.

Lymphoma Association
Advice and support and interactive website.
Tel: 0808 8085555

MDS UK Patient Support Group
Email: mds-uk@mds.foundation.org
Tel: 020 773 37558

Pancreatic Cancer UK
Support line for specialist information and support.
Email: support@pancreaticcancer.org.uk
Tel: 020 353 57099

Peripheral Neuropathy Support Group
Contact Louise Smith on 01473 715748.
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Sarcoma Support Network
Email: eassn@talktalk.net or call Tony Grover on 077941434351.