Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Meeting - 5 December 2019

Meeting of the County Durham & Darlington 
Cancer Patients & Carers Group 

Thursday 5th December 2019, 6.30 – 8.30pm
Boardroom at Trust Headquarters, University Hospital of North Durham DH1 5TW
(Trust HQ is the building at the end of the patient car park)

Agenda


  1. Welcome & Introductions

  1. Apologies  

  1. Speaker – Sonia Reay to talk about Macmillan Care Coordinators

  1. Minutes of last meeting (19th September 2019) 

  1. Matters Arising

  1. Financial Update (JS)

  1. Sensory Survey Update (CS)

  1. CDDFT Update 

  1. Joining the Dots Update (MDH)

  1. Northern Cancer Alliance Update (JM)

  1. Reports
  1. Durham & District Women’s Cancer Support Group (SA)
  2. Darlington and Bishop Auckland Lung Cancer Support Group (GLJ)
  3. Darlington & Teesdale Breast Cancer Support Group (KW)
  4. Lymphoma & CLL Support Group Darlington (TM)
  5. Cancer Locality Management Group meeting 
  6. Other meetings/events if applicable


  1. Any Other Business 

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Meeting - 19 September 2019

Meeting of the County Durham & Darlington 
Cancer Patients & Carers Group 

Thursday 19th September 2019, 6.30 – 8.30pm
In Room 2, Education Centre, Darlington Memorial Hospital DL3 6HX


Agenda



  1. Welcome & Introductions

  1. Apologies  

  1. Minutes of last meeting (23rd May 2019) 

  1. Matters Arising

  1. Financial Update (JS)

  1. Sensory Surveys Update (KW, KG, CS, JS)

  1. Members’ Activities

  1. CDDFT Update (CD)

  1. Joining the Dots Update (MDH)

  1. Northern Cancer Alliance Update (JM)

  1. Reports
  1. Durham & District Women’s Cancer Support Group (SA)
  2. Darlington and Bishop Auckland Lung Cancer Support Group (GJ)
  3. Darlington & Teesdale Breast Cancer Support Group (KW)
  4. Lymphoma & CLL Support Group Darlington (TM)
  5. Cancer Locality Management Group meeting (CS for 31.5.19/KW & KG for 30.8.19)
  6. Other meetings/events if applicable


  1. Any Other Business 

Thursday, May 9, 2019

Meeting - 23 May 2019

Meeting of the County Durham & Darlington 
Cancer Patients & Carers Group 

Thursday 23rd May 2019, 6.30 – 8.30pm
Boardroom at Trust Headquarters, University Hospital of North Durham DH1 5TW


Agenda


  1. Welcome & Introductions

  1. Apologies  

  1. Minutes of last meeting (7th March 2019) 

  1. Matters Arising

  1. Financial Update (JS)

  1. Sensory Survey Information & Documentation (CS)

  1. CDDFT Update  

  1. Joining the Dots Update (MDH)

  1. Northern Cancer Alliance Update (JM)

  1. Reports
  1. Durham & District Women’s Cancer Support Group (SA)
  2. Darlington and Bishop Auckland Lung Cancer Support Group (GJ)
  3. Darlington & Teesdale Breast Cancer Support Group (KW)
  4. Lymphoma & CLL Support Group Darlington (TM)
  5. Cancer Locality Management Group meeting 
  6. Other meetings/events if applicable


  1. Any Other Business 

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Meeting - 7 March 2019

AGM & Business Meeting of the County Durham & Darlington 
Cancer Patients & Carers Group 

Thursday 7th March 2019, 6.30 – 8.30pm
In Room 2, Education Centre, Darlington Memorial Hospital DL3 6HX

Agenda for the AGM (6.30 – 7.00pm)

  1. Welcome & Introductions

  1. Apologies 

  1. Minutes of last AGM (19th April 2018)

  1. Matters Arising

  1. Annual Report (KW) 

  1. Financial Report & Accounts (JS) 

  1. Election of Officers (Chair, Vice-Chair, Secretary, Treasurer)

  1. Appointment of Representatives for the: Cancer Locality Management Group for County Durham & Darlington (max. 3 reps, 4 meetings a year)

  1. Terms of Reference

  1. Any Other Business 

Business Agenda (7.00 – 8.30pm)

  1. Welcome & Introductions (as above)
  2. Apologies (as above)
  3. Minutes of last Business Meeting (1st November 2018)
  4. Matters Arising
  5. Work Plan & Dates and Venues of 2019 Meetings (CS)
  6. Sensory Surveys 2019 (Five Senses Survey)
  7. The Group’s Activities
  8. CDDFT Update 
  9. Northern Cancer Alliance Update 
  10. ‘Joining the Dots’ Update
  11. Reports (if insufficient time will include a written report in minutes)
  1. Durham & District Women’s Cancer Support Group (SA)
  2. Darlington and Bishop Auckland Lung Cancer Support Group (GLJ)
  3. Darlington & Teesdale Breast Cancer Support Group (KW)
  4. Cancer Locality Management Group meeting 

  1. AOB

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Meeting - 1 November 2018

Meeting of the County Durham & Darlington 
Cancer Patients & Carers Group 

Thursday 1st November 2018, 6.30 – 8.30pm
Boardroom at Trust Headquarters, University Hospital of North Durham 
DH1 5TW
(Building at the end of the patient car park at UHND – not in the hospital)


Agenda

  1. Welcome & Introductions

  1. Apologies  

  1. Speaker – Maurice Hepworth ‘His personal story’

  1. Minutes of last meeting (30th August 2018) 

  1. Matters Arising

  1. Financial Update (JS)

  1. CDDFT Update  (CW)

  1. Northern Cancer Alliance Update (JM)

  1. Macmillan ‘Joining the Dots’ Update 

  1. Reports
  1. Durham & District Women’s Cancer Support Group (SA)
  2. Darlington and Bishop Auckland Lung Cancer Support Group (GLJ)
  3. Darlington & Teesside Breast Cancer Support Group (KW)
  4. Other Cancer Alliance meetings if applicable


  1. Any Other Business 

Monday, August 13, 2018

Meeting - 30 August 2018

Meeting of the County Durham & Darlington 
Cancer Patients & Carers Group 

Thursday 30th August 2018, 6.30 – 8.30pm
In Room 2, Education Centre, Darlington Memorial Hospital DL3 6HX


Agenda

  1. Welcome & Introductions

  1. Apologies  

  1. Speaker – Reg Hall – about the charity he set up, along with other volunteers, called Cancer Connections 

  1. Minutes of last meeting (14th June 2018) 

  1. Matters Arising

  1. Financial Update (JS)

  1. CDDFT Update  (CW)

  1. Northern Cancer Alliance Update (JM)

  1. Macmillan ‘Joining the Dots’ Update (CS)

  1. Reports
  1. Durham & District Women’s Cancer Support Group (SA)
  2. Darlington and Bishop Auckland Lung Cancer Support Group (GLJ)
  3. Other Cancer Alliance meetings if applicable


  1. Any Other Business

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Meeting - 14 June 2018

Meeting of the County Durham & Darlington 
Cancer Patients & Carers Group 

Thursday 14th June 2018, 6.30 – 8.30pm
Boardroom at Trust Headquarters, University Hospital of North Durham 
DH1 5TW
(Building at the end of the patient car park at UHND – not in the hospital)



Agenda

  1. Welcome & Introductions

  1. Apologies  

  1. Speaker – Alex Rodger (Communications Officer for the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) North East and North Cumbria) who will talk about research and how the Group can get involved.

  1. Minutes of last meeting (19th April 2018) 

  1. Matters Arising

  1. Financial Update (JS)

  1. CDDFT Update  (CW)

  1. Northern Cancer Alliance Update (JM)

  1. ‘Join the Dots’ Update

  1. Reports
  1. Durham & District Women’s Cancer Support Group (SA’s report)
  2. Darlington and Bishop Auckland Lung Cancer Support Group (GLJ)
  3. Spire Breast Cancer Support Group (JB)
  4. Cancer Locality Management Group meeting (KW & KG)
  5. Other Cancer Alliance meetings if applicable


  1. Any Other Business