Health Charities

Macmillan Cancer

Macmillan Cancer Support
One in three of us will get cancer and it’s the toughest thing most of us will ever face. If you’ve been diagnosed with cancer, or a loved one has, you’ll want a team of people in your corner supporting you every step of the way. Macmillan provide practical, medical and financial support and push for better cancer care.

Marie Curie Cancer Care

Marie Curie Cancer Care is a UK charity dedicated to the care of people with terminal cancer and other illnesses. Over the financial year 2010/11, we reached a total of 31,799 patients

Youth Health Talk

Youthhealthtalk enables young people, their family and friends, and professionals such as doctors and teachers to understand young people's experiences of health, illness and life in general. The website feature real-life accounts of issues such as effect on work and education, social life and relationships, consulting health professionals and treatment.

Patient Liaison Group (PLG)

The PLG meets quarterly and always welcomes new members. If you are interested in becoming part of the group, please write to Mrs Lisa Hinchliffe (Chair) and address the letter to the Surgery.

The aim of the group is to act on behalf of the patients of Colwall Surgery to:

  • Provide the best possible medical services to all within the given resources
  • encourage mutual and beneficial communication between the surgery and patients
  • promote & support relevant help groups throughout the community for the benefit of all patients
  • help the surgery & patients to respond to ever-changing statutory responsibilities of a GP surgery

Chair: Mrs Lisa Hinchliffe

Secretary: Mrs Lynda Gittings

To contact the Patient Liaison Group, please write to the Chair of the group and address your letter to Colwall Surgery, Stone Drive, Colwall, Malvern, Worcs. WR13 6QJ. Alternatively, please telephone the surgery and ask to leave a message with the Secretary of the group.

The link below lists available support from voluntary groups within the Colwall and Ledbury area. This list was devised by the Patient Liaison Group and the surgery hold no responsibility for its accuracy and was correct at the time of publishing on the website.

 Voluntary Groups in Colwall


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