Support Groups

Centre Support Groups


WALKING GROUP – Southport town centre
Meet at 10.30am outside The Atkinson
Walk around the town centre or Promenade followed by refreshments in a local café or pub
Just bring money for your drinks!

£1 per session


FEELING YOUNG & FABULOUS - different local venues and activities
Come along for a lovely evening – activities change regularly so call the Centre for more details
Cost varies – but nothing expensive!!!

(*Last Tuesday of the month. Date & time may change subject to activity) at 7pm

£1 per session



We are a friendly and supportive group who realise the importance of exercise in the treatment and follow-up of cancer. We meet once a week for a one hour class, run by a friendly and fully qualified trainer and a chat. We are open to anyone affected by a cancer diagnosis whether it is patient, partner or relative

Venue: The Studio, Dunes Leisure Centre
Day: Every Tuesday
Time: 1pm until 2pm

The first month of classes is absolutely FREE. After that there will be a small charge of £10 per month to cover costs.


MACMILLAN SINGERS – Southport Deaf Centre, Stanley Street, Southport
Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 1.30pm to 2.30pm
NOT a choir, just a great singing group with wonderful people!

£1 per session


Thursdays 10am – 12pm, 1st Thursday of the month at the Southport Macmillan Centre, other weeks at The Cherish Centre, Albert Road, Southport
Crafting and Chatting with tea and biscuits
Approx. £1 per session

Macmillan Centre Bereavement Drop-in Group
2nd Thursday of the month 2.00pm-3:30pm Southport

£1 per session


NEEDLES & PINS – Southport Macmillan Centre, Wright Street, Southport
10am to 12pm

All the ‘ings’ – knitting, crocheting, sewing or just chatting with a bunch of lovely ladies (gentlemen welcome too though!

£1 per session

Cancer Specific Support Groups

Merseyside & West Lancs
Myeloma Support Group

We hold an informal, friendly meeting once a month

Please check our website:
Or contact David Simister 07515668762 or David Lovelady 07803167909 for further details

Southport & West Lancashire
Prostate Cancer Support Group

First meeting Richmond Pub on Scarisbrick New Road in Southport - Thursday in August
from 7pm – 9pm

The purpose of the meetings is to provide peer support - to give men who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer, and their families, the opportunity to meet other people in a similar situation, or who have been through the same situation, and to share their experiences of the various support and treatment options available.

For more info please contact Peter Barton 07836 640784 email
Bev Lean 01704 807945 email

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