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As well as sharing experiences with our friendly online community, registered members are able to contact our experienced online team. The Centre is staffed during office hours and the online team aim to reply within 24 hours.

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Started by Anonymous on 24 February 2017 at 13:31

Hi I have just joined here after a visit to maggies cheltenham centre yesterday. My wife was diagnosed recently with Kidny cancer and is awaiting siurgery which we have now been told may have to be delayed as she had a fall 2 days ago and broke her knee - ironically comming out of the hospital from her pre-op assessment!


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  • From Anonymous
    06 June 2017 at 14:40

    Hi Dave,

    As a regular visitor to Maggie's Cheltenham, I've found great support there from the staff and visitors alike. Even have a couple of new interests now too!

    I hope your wife is recovering from the double blow that she's recently received.

    All the best,


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    From SusieQ  
    24 February 2017 at 16:22
    Edited on: 24 February 2017 at 16:24

    Hello...and welcome,

    It's a relief to hear you have found Maggie's Cheltenham - hopefully it will be a good support for you and your wife both now and in the future. The added trauma, of your wife's fall, sounds a lot for you both to bear.

    Meanwhile, we're here as an additional layer of support, and I encourage other families and friends affected by cancer to get in touch and leave a note of encouragement...

    I've messaged you separately too...

    Warm wishes


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