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 

Monday, March 12, 2018

Meeting - 19 April 2018

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

Thursday 19th April 2018, 6.30 – 8.30pm
In Room 1, Education Centre, Darlington Memorial Hospital DL3 6HX

Agenda for the AGM (6.30 – 7.00pm)

Welcome & Introductions

Apologies 

Minutes of last AGM (2nd March 2017)

Matters Arising

Annual Report (KW)

Financial Report & Accounts (JS) 

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

Appointment of Representatives for the: Cancer Locality Management Group for County Durham & Darlington (max. 3 reps, 6 meetings a year)

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (complete consent forms)

Any Other Business 

Business Agenda (7.30 – 8.30pm)

Minutes of last Business Meeting (7th December 2017)
Matters Arising
Work Plan (CS)
CDDFT Update including Health & Well-Being Events (CW & KG)
Complementary Therapies at CDDFT (SA)
Northern Cancer Alliance Update including Steering Group & Five Senses Survey development session (JM/KG/CS/KW)
Delivery of Volunteer Infrastructure to improve quality of life for people living with & beyond cancer (KG)
‘Join the Dots’ Update (KW)
SHINE (CS)
Dates and Venues of 2018 Meetings (CS)
Reports (if insufficient time will include a written report in minutes)
  • Durham & District Women’s Cancer Support Group (SA)
  • Darlington and Bishop Auckland Lung Cancer Support Group (GJ)
  • Spire Breast Cancer Support Group (JB)
  • Cancer Locality Management Group meeting (20th January 2017) (KW)
  • Other Cancer Alliance meetings if applicable


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