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Cancer survivor Joanne Sutherland launches a support group to help others

By Maryam_Qaiser  |  Posted: April 24, 2014

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CANCER survivor Joanne Sutherland, who survived nine months of treatment, has launched her own support group called Charlies, to help others.

Six months of chemotherapy and three months of radiotherapy saved her life. Now she has set up a Charlie’s where cancer patients and post-cancer patients can meet others and have a bit of fun.

Treatments and games are provided, including Reiki, Indian head massage, raffle, pool, snooker and darts.

Charlie’s next meeting will be on May 7 from 10am to 2pm, and it’s for all cancer patients, whatever stage of treatment they are at, and post-cancer patients.

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It will take place at The Capital Venue in Edison Close, Waterwells Business Park.

Jo said: “This is a place to be yourself, share your experiences and enjoy some luxuries free of charge.”

To find out more call 07786 547439.

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