Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Meeting - 21st May 2015

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

Thursday 21st May 2015, 6.30 – 8.30pm at
Durham Fire Station, Lanchester Road, Durham DH1 5RA


Welcome & Introductions


Speaker – Elaine Kilgannon from Macmillan 

Minutes of last meeting (28th August 2014)

Matters Arising

Financial update including Network changes to expenses

National Cancer Patient Conference (AB)

Five Senses Survey & Wig Review (CS)

CDDFT update (CW)

Macmillan grant/project (AB)

Publicity – press releases (AB), (contacting practice managers (CS) and local events (AB)

Report from other groups

  • Durham & District Women’s Cancer Support Group (SA)
  • Lung Cancer Support Group (GJ)
  • Cancer Locality Management Group meeting (AB, KW)
  • Network Service User Partnership Group (AB, CS, KW)
  • Network Site Specific Group/Network Cross Cutting Group meetings (MR, KW, CS)
  • Healthwatch (MR)