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Southampton and Wessex Myeloma Support Group

Southampton and Wessex Myeloma Support Group is a small informal and friendly group run by the Myeloma Clinical Nurse Specialist at the hospital, Lorraine.

The Group welcomes anyone affected by myeloma including patients, family members and friends. Meetings offer the chance to speak to others in a similar situation and to share experiences. There are also guest speakers invited to give talks on various aspects of living with and coping with all that myeloma brings.

Support Group Overview

Venue Information

Macmillan Centre
Level B
General Hospital
Tremona Road
Southampton
SO16 6YD

T: 023 8077 7222

Who to contact

Lorraine Wignall, Clinical Nurse Specialist
E: lorraine.wignall@uhs.nhs.uk
M: 07557 214 710

Rita Quine and Sally Langham-Brown, Support Group Leaders
E: buzzer55@hotmail.co.uk (Sally)

Upcoming Dates

Southampton and Wessex Myeloma Support Group meets from 9.30am – 12pm, on a Saturday, four times a year.

This Group are now meeting face-to-face. For further information, please get in touch with the Support Group Leaders.

2022 Meeting Dates:

  • Saturday 5 March – virtual meeting
  • Saturday 9 July at 10:30am – face-to-face meeting

 

Venue & Parking Information

The Macmillan Centre is located on B level, East Wing at Southampton General Hospital (by the eye unit).

Entrance to the hospital’s main multistorey car park is off Tremona Road. When parking in the multistorey car park, tickets are collected on entry and parking must be paid for before returning to vehicles.

Contact Information

Lorraine Wignall, Clinical Nurse Specialist
E: lorraine.wignall@uhs.nhs.uk
M: 07557 214 710

Rita Quine and Sally Langham-Brown, Support Group Leaders
Please email Sally at
E: buzzer55@hotmail.co.uk

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