Support Groups

Lymphoedema Support Network

The Lymphoedema Support Network is a registered charity and the UK’s national patient support organisation for those living with or affected by lymphoedema.

Website: www.lymphoedema.org

Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis

We are registered charity set up to meet the needs of people with the debilitating conditions Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) or Giant Cell Arteritis (GCA). We offer support, raise awareness and promote research.

Helpine: 0300 111 5090 Monday- Friday, 9am-4pm

Email: info@pmrgca.or.uk

Website: www.pmrgca.co.uk

IBS - Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable Bowel Syndrome is a general term meaning there is a common gut disorder. Many things can contribute to causing IBS such as:

– Anxiety and stress
– Diet related such as intolerance to foods
– Bad bacteria in the gut
– Overactive muscles of the gut

Website: www.ibsdiets.org

Ehlers-Danlos syndrome

We offer support to anybody touched by Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.

Helpline: 0800 907 8518

Website: www.ehlers-danlos.org

Ashford Breast Cancer Support Group

The group has members of all ages and backgrounds, and offers support and practical help to those who’ve had, or are undergoing treatment for breast cancer, and for their loved ones.

Website: abcsupportgroup.org

Multiple Sclerosis Surrey

For information and support please visit:

Facebook: Surrey-MS-Society

Twitter: @surrey_ms

Telephone: 07834 456 963

Email: surrey@mssociety.org.uk