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

T: 01702 435 555

Who to contact

Katrina Maitland, Support Group Leader and CNS
T: 01702 385 057

Upcoming Dates

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

Please note this Support Group is currently on hold, but is due to start up again in late 2022.

We are delighted to invite patients, family & friends to an afternoon picnic (see poster below):

  • Wednesday 7th September
  • 4.00pm – 6.00pm
  • Wat Tyler Park, Pitsea, Basildon. SS16 4UH

Please contact the Support Group Leader for further information.


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, Support Group Leader and CNS
T: 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

Further information