Support

Telephone Support Line 0800 092 7640

Available Monday to Friday 9.00am-5.00pm

Telephone Support Line 0800 092 7640

Available Monday to Friday 9.00am-5.00pm

Telephone Support Line 0800 092 7640

Available Monday to Friday 9.00am-5.00pm

You may wish to fundraise yourself, with family and friends or within your local group. Whatever the idea, be it large or small, we know you will have a great time raising vital funds for Big C.

Did you know we have 12 charity shops across Norfolk including a dedicated Craft Supplies Shop, Furniture Emporium, Bridal and a high-end fashion Boutique? We are always looking for high quality donations.

Volunteer

We are always looking for volunteers including in our Support Centres, shops and at our Fundraising events. Volunteering is a great way to spend some free time, meet new people, and gain experience.

Help us build a new Cancer Support Centre in Norwich. Support our vision to bring greater cancer care nearer to home. Donate now.

Big C’s Online Meetings – September

Big C’s Online Meetings – September

Big C's Online Meetings - September 2020

Many of our cancer support groups, workshops and drop-in meetings are now available online via Zoom.
Please see below information regarding the dates and times for online group meetings this September.

To join any of these meetings, call us for free at 0800 092 7640 (Monday to Friday, 9.00am-5.00pm) or email us at support@big-c.co.uk

Connect Over A Cuppa – Virtual Drop In Meeting

Every Tuesday and Thursday, Big C’s Support and Information team are hosting Connect Over A Cuppa online ‘drop-in’ meetings.

Whether you have a question about a diagnosis or simply want to have a catch up with a member of our staff, you can simply ‘drop-in’ via Zoom with Big C!

These sessions are held every Tuesday at 11.00am and Thursday at 2.00pm.

To sign up to attend a session, please visit: https://support.big-c.co.uk/cancer-support-hub/connect-over-a-cuppa-virtual-drop-in/

Not used Zoom before? Don’t worry, a member of our team can walk you through how to use this app on your computer, mobile phone or tablet.

Men’s Support Group

Our Men’s Support Groups for our Norwich, King’s Lynn and Great Yarmouth Centres are now hosting online meetings every other week.

Our next online meetings are:

Norwich

  • Tuesday 8 September from 11.30am-1.00pm
  • Tuesday 22 September from 11.30am-1.00pm

Great Yarmouth and King’s Lynn

  • Tuesday 1 September from 1.30-3.00pm
  • Tuesday 15 September from 1.30-3.00pm
  • Tuesday 29 September from 1.30-3.00pm
Women’s Support Group

Our Women’s Support Groups for our Norwich, King’s Lynn and Great Yarmouth Centres are now hosting online meetings every other week.

Norwich

  • Friday 4 September from 11.00am-1.00pm
  • Friday 18 September from 11.00am-1.00pm

Great Yarmouth

  • Friday 11 September from 11.00am-2.30pm
  • Friday 25 September from 11.00am-2.30pm

King’s Lynn

  • Wednesday 2 September from 10.30am-12.30pm
  • Wednesday 16 September from 10.30am-12.30pm
British Sign Language Support Group

Our British Sign Language Group is a group for those diagnosed with cancer, and carers, who use BSL as a main language. Each support session is facilitated by Big C and has a qualified BSL interpreter present.

The next BSL group meeting is Wednesday 9 September from 10.00am-12.00pm

Rosemary & Thyme Support Group

This support group is for women who have a palliative and/or secondary diagnosis, or who have a recurrent cancer.

This group meets every Thursday from 12.30-2.00pm.

Free2Be Teenage and Young Adult Support Group

Free2Be is a support group for people aged 13-25 who have or have had a cancer diagnosis. The group meets regularly and is support by health care professionals from the NNUH and Big C.

The next group meetings are:

  • Wednesday 9 September from 2.00-4.00pm
  • Wednesday 23 September from 7.00-9.00pm
Carers Support Group

Our Carers Support Group is for people who are caring for someone who has been diagnosed with cancer. This group is a great way for carers to meet others who may be going through a similar situation.

The next group meeting is Friday 11 September from 2.00-4.00pm

Look Good Feel Better for Women

Run in partnership with the Look Good Feel Better charity, these sessions are aimed at helping women cope with the physical and emotional side effects of cancer treatment, through skin care and make-up workshops.

This workshop offers a variety of information and tips on issues relating to skin care and make-up, including colour correction, dry skin and loss of eyebrows and eyelashes.

Our next session is Tuesday 29 September from 2.00-4.00pm.

For more information about these groups and how to join, call us for free at 0800 092 7640 (Monday to Friday 9.00am-5.00pm) or email support@big-c.co.uk

For more information about these groups and how to join, call us for free at 0800 092 7640 (Monday to Friday 9.00am-5.00pm) or email support@big-c.co.uk

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We can help to improve your quality of life, physical health, and mental wellbeing.

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