Support Groups

New Cross Hospital has a group of cancer patients working with the medical staff to give their views on Cancer Treatment – Patients Advisory Cancer Team or PACT http://www.wolverhamptonpact.org.uk/

For help in choosing a hospital for your form of Cancer treatment see My Cancer Treatment This gives the Peer Reviews on the treatment process.

We also now have a link from “Cancer Care Wolverhampton” – Head and Neck Cancer and you will get more information about New Cross Hospital from this link.

There is also an excellent page from Macmillan giving a list of cancer support groups in the area. They also run a Head & Neck discussion Forum – Head & Neck Forum

Macmillan also support the Beth Johnson Foundation who provide Advocacy & Support for people aged 50+. beth Johnson . They also run a drop in centre in Cannock.
bj drop in

For a list of Complementary Therapies go to the Therapy Directory http://www.therapy-directory.org.uk/search.php?search=Wolverhampton&uqs=298230   . I put in the search for Wolverhampton.

There are two support groups for Stoke/Stafford Hospitals. Head & Neck is “Headcases”
http://headcases-staffs.org.uk/   and for Laryngectomees is “Lost Chord”
http://www.lostchordstoke.org.uk/  .